TechConnect Innovation Program

Diagnosis of Kidney diseases

Kyungpook National University Industry-Academic Cooperation Foundation, Daegu, Korea

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Diagnosis of kidney diseases via urinary proteins This technology is designed to easily detect various kidney diseases including chronic renal failure, acute renal failure, IgA nephropathy, diabetic nephropathy, and so on. In addition, this technology evaluates prognosis of kidney diseases.

Primary Application Area: Biotech & Biological Sciences

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 4

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Our technique does not need invasive blood sampling, because very small amount of urine is used. In addition, this diagnostic technique may be useful for personal diagnosis of kidney diseases in home.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 529

Website: http://iac.knu.ac.kr/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: This technology is developed by the supports of
Korean governmentS(NRF, GRN,Korea Health Technology R&D Project)

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners