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 […]

Rapid COVID-19 Diagnostic Test – launched by ender diagnostics!

Swiss-based start-up ender diagnostics develops rapid molecular tests for the detection of SARS-CoV-2. The first rapid test has just been CE -certified and can now be used in laboratories worldwide. What makes the ender LAB and subsequent ender MAS test outstanding is not just that the result is obtained within 30 minutes, but also that […]

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 […]

Rapid Testing For Acute COVID-19

scientist holding covid rapid test

Reliable, fast and cost effective, are the attributes of the new COVID-19 testing kits that will be launched shortly by ender diagnostics ag. The recently incorporated Swiss start-up ender diagnostics can rely on a skilled and experienced team of scientists and entrepreneurs, developing molecular biological rapid tests for infectious diseases. The ender testing kit provides […]

COVID-19 Realtime Tracking App Available in Switzerland and Germany Now

Hand holding mobile with geoHealthApp for COVID-19 tracking

The new GeoHealthApp enables users in Germany and Switzerland to determine their individual infection risk for COVID-19, thus making a pivotal contribution to reduce the spread of SARS-CoV2. Through a traffic light system on their smartphone display, users receive information about individualized current infection risks. The information results from the frequented locations of the past […]

HELP FOR SWISS STARTUPS

Today, Federal Councillor Ueli Maurer committed support for Swiss start-ups. Start-ups that need financial support should get in contact with the canton in which they are incorporated. Maurer: “Start-ups are particularly affected by this crisis. In the coming years, it will be an advantage for Switzerland to remain competitive in innovative industries. These companies don’t […]

“Spread the App, not the Virus”

How geoHealthApp can help stop the spread of COVID-19 Friday 27th of March 2020 – GeoHealthApp GmbH, today launched a Betaversion in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, UK and USA that has the potential to help stop the spread of COVID-19! How does it work? People first install the app, and the phone starts recording their location […]