Written by Shae Harmon, Longitude Prize
Nishant Kumar, founder of Embryyo Technologies, talks about when his father had poor diagnosis for a urinary tract infection and how that helped inspire Nishant’s work in designing a diagnostic test for antibiotic resistance. Having won a Longitude Prize Discovery Award, his team continues to work in Pune, India with the aim to apply for the Longitude Prize in 12-18 months time.
Listen to his story, how his team’s test works, and what it would mean to them to win above. (You can also download the sound file here)