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Battling Covid-19: Start-ups chip in to resolve India's ventilator crisis

Domestic firms are also sourcing ventilator parts from within the country to manufacture ventilators at a much lower cost

Samreen Ahmad & Vinay Umarji  |  Bengaluru/Ahmedabad 

The coronavirus pandemic has created a health care crisis of epic proportions across the globe, and with the cases surging every day there is a dire need for adequate respiratory support. India, for instance, has less than 50,000 ventilators, which will be insufficient to deal with the rising Covid-19 cases in the country.

In a situation like this, several start-ups are coming up with unconventional systems and indigenous ventilators to solve this problem. One such start-up is Bengaluru-based InnAccel Technologies. The medtech start-up has developed a one-of-a-kind ...

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First Published: Sun, April 26 2020. 16:02 IST
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