How Animal Health Innovation Enabled a Rapid and Reliable SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic Test Kit

In the battle of fighting against COVID-19, a rapid test is crucial to understand the spread of the pandemic. The Swiss start-up LiVET that originally developed diagnostic tests for respiratory diseases in horses has accelerated their platforms to detect COVID-19 in human samples, establishing a newly incorporated company ender diagnostics ag. Undeniably, ender is a […]

Why Testing for Antibodies after COVID-19 Infection

On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) received the first case report about pneumonia of unknown cause in Wuhan, China1. Despite draconian containment measures such as lockdown and air travel bans in many countries, as of 4 June 2020, the COVID-19 pandemic has caused more than 6.6 million infections worldwide and the death […]

Welcome Hi-D Imaging!

medical heart diagnostics

We are delighted to welcome Hi-D Imaging AG to our growing list of portfolio companies and are pleased to support them as a strategic clinical and regulatory development partner. Hi-D Imaging AG, an ETH Spin-off medtech company founded in July 2019, aims to revolutionize the cardiovascular sector by making personalized aortic heart valve replacement therapy […]