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Partnership agreement between xRapid and the French National Reference Centre for Malaria

On Friday, 17th March 2017, xRapid-Group and the French National Reference Centre for Malaria (CNRP and AP-HP) formalised a long run partnership. The two parties were represented by Jean Viry-Babel, xRapid’s CEO, and Marc Thellier, parasitologist and laboratory manager at the CNRP. The agreement signature took place in the very luxurious Luxembourg Palace in Paris in the presence […]

xRapid’s new distributor in Kenya

xRapid is thrilled to introduce its new distributor: Prescription Products Ltd. After Benin, South Africa, Thailand, The Philippines, Indonesia, and Cambodia, we are proud to expand our distribution network to Eastern Africa. Based in Kenya, Prescription Products distributes pharmaceuticals, medical equipment and devices all over the country. The company works as well in close collaboration with the […]

Focus on VSO Malawi: their humanitarian projects

Our partnership with VSO Malawi (Voluntary Service Overseas) is becoming more concrete as they are carrying on a comparative study using the xRapid-Malaria app. The purpose of this study is to assess the accuracy of the xRapid-Malaria diagnostic test in comparison to the traditional microscopy diagnostic. Three main parties are working alongside on this project: […]

xRapid installs its R&D Centre in the south of France

xRapid has chosen to install its R&D Centre within the business incubator of the prestigious french engineer school “École des Mines de Saint-Étienne” in Gardanne, near Marseille. “It’s a dynamic economic environment that relies on a strong industrial base and school talents, just one hour away from London” explained Jean Viry-Babel, xRapid’s CEO. Installing xRapid’s […]

Discover our latest app, xRapid-Lab, at IoT Tech Expo

IoT Tech Expo Global, the leading internet of things event, will host two days of top-level content and discussions across seven conferences, a large exhibition, live demos, a live hackathon and a start-up incubator. Meet xRapid’s team and discover our automated diagnostic apps at the Digital Health Innovation Lab, sponsored by the Journal of mHealth, […]

xRapid-Lab: the malaria parasite counter is now live on the App Store!

Following a successful trial period in many European tropical medicine institutes, xRapid-Lab, the automated counter for malaria cultures, is now live on the App Store. This new tool supports all researchers working on lab culture of Plasmodium falciparum, by counting parasites and red blood cells faster. xRapid-Lab is an automated system that counts parasites and red […]