New Partners in the Fight Against Malaria

May 12, 2015

GE Ventures and the GE Global Research Center with Global Good to develop new malaria diagnostic technology.

Arktek Awarded Prequalified PQS Status by WHO

March 09, 2015

The World Health Organization awarded the Passive Vaccine Storage Device, or Arktek device prequalified status under its performance, quality and safety program.

Malaria Diagnostic’s Team Presents at Global Humanitarian Technology Conference

November 18, 2014

The presentation, Limitations of Hemozoin as a Diagnostic Biomarker for Malaria, shared some of the lessons learned during o

PVSD Designated One of the Most Significant Technologies of the Year

July 15, 2014

Stratos Product Development and Intellectual Ventures were honored to receive a 2014 R&D 100 Award for the Passive Vaccine Storage Device. Stratos provided design and development services for IV’

Malaria Diagnostics Team Publishes Paper in Lab on a Chip

May 20, 2014

The paper – A paper Microfluidic Cartridge for Automated Staining of Malaria Parasites with an Optically Transparent Microscopy Window – discusses the work behind our microfluidic cartridge for...

Hemozoin Paper Published in Malaria Journal

April 29, 2014

Earlier this month, a paper by IV Lab’s Malaria Diagnostics team was published in the Malaria Journal. The paper – Limitations of haemozoin-based diagnosis of Plasmodium falciparum using dark-field mi

2014 ViE Awards

March 28, 2014

As part of IV’s Global Good program, the Passive Vaccine Storage Device won two ViE awards at the 2014 World Vaccine Congress, held in Washington D.C. earlier this week.

Q&A with Geoff Deane on SmartPlanet

December 09, 2013

In the interview, Geoff discusses some of the most exciting IV Lab projects and spinouts including Kymeta’s metamaterials antenna and our anti-Malaria efforts.

Geoff Deane Presents at SURF

November 11, 2013

As an entrepreneur, inventor, engineer, business leader, and inspirational presenter, Geoff showcased some of IV’s latest inventions, outlined lessons learned in IV Lab.

Optics in the Life Sciences Conference

May 06, 2013

Ben Wilson, our Optical Tuberculosis Diagnosis Project Lead, recently presented at the Optics in the Life Sciences conference on the Big Island of Hawaii.

Simulation-Based Engineering Fosters Innovation and Invention

November 01, 2012

Cathleen Lambertson from the multiphysics modeling and simulation software company, COMSOL Inc., recently highlighted IV Lab’s use of simulation-based engineering for prototypes

Embracing the Challenge

October 12, 2012

The first time I saw IV Lab’s Newton building four and half years ago, it was basically just a warehouse full of miscellaneous parts and equipment.

Optical TB Diagnostics Project Publishes Paper in Biomedical Optics Express

September 30, 2012

The paper — Automated bacterial identification by angle resolved dark-field imaging — demonstrates a dark-field imaging technique capable of automated identification of individual bacteria.

Q&A: Five Good Questions

August 09, 2012

We recently rounded up some of the most common questions we hear and posed them to Geoff Deane, head of the Lab. Here’s what he had to say.