Another great moment for EMPE Diagnostics when the CEO, Pavan Asalapuram announced the company’s first rapid detection test kit for MDR-TB, in front of Ms. Lena Hallengren (Minister for Health and Social Affairs Sweden), Mrs. Preeti Sudan (Secretary, Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India), and Dr. Balram Bargava (Director-General at the Indian Council of Medical Research, & Secretary, Dept. Health Research under Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Govt. of India) at the 10th year celebration of the India-Sweden bilateral partnership!
The Minister visited India leading a Swedish delegation of totally 30 people from academia, Govt. health agencies, companies, etc., which included the founder and CEO of EMPE Diagnostics, Dr. Pavan Asalapuram.
At present, this product is aimed for Research Use Only and will be available in India from Q3 2019. EMPE Diagnostics sincerely thanks the delegation from Sweden and India for their great response and support in making us moving forward to fight drug-resistance tuberculosis across the globe!