Flying Insect Sampling Device (FISDe)
McQ Inc., Virginia, United States
McQ has developed a state of the art sampling device which attracts, classifies, and contains flying insects for the purpose analyzing possible disease vectors such as West Nile Virus and malaria. McQ’s system can be used to alert populations with the local presence of these dangerous insects.
Primary Application Area: Biotech & Biological Sciences
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5
FIGURES OF MERIT
Value Proposition: The spreading of malaria and other diseases by flying insects can be reduced with McQ’s FISDe system, which generates a large potential market and benefit to the general public throughout the world.
Organization Type: Corporation
Showcase Booth #: 655
GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES
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Primary Sources of Funding: Other
Looking for: Funding