100 Innovations
University of Cape Town

UCT researchers have developed a diagnostic test which considers glycan biomarkers to identify the type, as well as the sub-type, of cancer in a patient. The first generation of the invention uses...

Innovus

SUNSPOT is a solar thermal power plant with rock-bed storage, containing a unique set of patented and individually licensable Stellenbosch University technologies. The SUNSPOT cycle is appropriate...

University of Cape Town

The invention relates to the identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific biomarkers in urine and the method employed, using a urine sample to diagnose active tuberculosis (TB) or a...

South African Medical Research Council

Life Assay Diagnostics and its partners have developed a simple to use Protein-to-Creatine (PrCr) radiometric urine dipstick test. The PrCr urine dipstick test consists of two detection pads that...

Nelson Mandela University

A renewable energy powered street light which provides off-grid lighting.  Powered by a combination system of a vertical axis wind turbine, a solar panel, and a rechargeable battery system.  Can...

South African Medical Research Council

Antimonia is an easy to use, reliable and robust point of care diagnostic device, which uses nucleic acid amplification techniques to differentiate between bacterial and viral pneumonia in 40...

University of Fort Hare

Sun Wheel® Planter: Modernising Traditional Agriculture The Sun Wheel® Planter technology is a coulter with a finger wheel design that is able to penetrate mulch and untilled soil to deposit seeds...

University of Cape Town

UCT researchers have developed a method that will form the basis for point of care test for diagnosing symptomatic and asymptomatic sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and bacterial vaginosis (...

Nelson Mandela University

The Ncediso™ application (app) is an integrated mobile app developed to up-skill community healthcare workers including nurses and clinic practitioners in areas where basic healthcare, first aid...

South African Medical Research Council

Umbiflow is a medical device that measures the resistance index (RI) in the umbilical cord of a foetus. Plotting the RI against gestational age, a single reading can be used to determine the level...

University of Pretoria

Industrial electrowinning is one such example where archaic technology has become the norm, with innovation being limited simply because the process is “good enough”. After doing a fundamental...

North West University

NeuHand is a low-cost, hand-wearable robotic device for supplementing rehabilitation therapy for stroke patients. The device provides a series of hand movement exercises which can be tailored to...

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