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An affordable cooling device for treating birth asphyxia.

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Product description Brand name and product description

MiraCradle™ – Neonate Cooler is a passive cooling device which uses savE® phase change material (PCM) technology to induce therapeutic hypothermia among newborns suffering from birth asphyxia.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Since India has the highest frequency of deaths from birth asphyxia in the world, it has been considered the main market. However, shipping is currently being made worlwide. Small hospitals and clinics in the US and Europe are also specially interested in low-cost alternatives for therapeutic hypothermia that are currently available.

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

The product is currently being distributed worldwide through the VIAGlobalHealth, Colmed and Dräger websites.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

2258 USD (168,000 INR)Converted in August 2021

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

MiraCradle should be operated by or under the supervision of a medically trained person who is well-versed in the concept of neonatal care and understands the sensitivities for treatment of such newborns.

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