Verv funded to advance blood-testing device

A local company developing a system for at-home blood testing has received another boost. Verv Technologies announced late last week that it is receiving advisory services and up to $140,000 in funding from the National Research Council of Canada, through its Industrial Research Assistance Program.   “This funding will support a research and development project [...]

By |2021-11-01T20:49:35+00:00November 1st, 2021|News|0 Comments

Sudbury company Verv Technologies develops at-home blood test

A Sudbury-based medical technology company says an affordable home blood test system it has developed will be available for purchase by Spring 2022. Verv Technologies has developed a blood test device that it says anyone can use from their home. The company says a user can get their cholesterol level, for example, on their smartphone in as [...]

By |2021-09-24T18:37:21+00:00September 24th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Sudbury medtech startup wants to help people manage their health from home

The company is developing an in-home blood testing system that can deliver results in up to 15 minutes Verv Technologies, founded in 2012 by Jeff Sutton, polled more than a thousand people in Canada and the United States asking their opinion on monitoring and controlling testing aspects of their health and wellness. The company found [...]

By |2021-08-09T19:36:44+00:00August 9th, 2021|News|0 Comments

In control and on-demand – Survey shows more Americans want access to in-home health care and blood testing

SUDBURY – A recent consumer survey conducted this spring indicates people across the United States and North America want the convenience, safety and speed of in-home blood testing.  Verv Technologies is an Ontario-based medical technology start-up company, specializing in the delivery of in-home consumer blood testing. A simple finger prick of blood is collected into [...]

By |2021-08-09T19:39:29+00:00August 3rd, 2021|News|0 Comments

Verv Technologies Announces Pivotal Engagement With Cortex Design To Develop Innovative Consumer In-home Blood Testing Analyzer

Sudbury, ON, Release: March 23, 2021 Sudbury start-up Verv Technologies has engaged award-winning engineering firm Cortex Design to develop their ground-breaking in-home blood testing analyzer. The new device will allow health-conscious individuals to monitor several different health indicators in the comfort of their own homes home, all with a small drop of blood and [...]

By |2021-03-24T13:54:55+00:00March 24th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Facing a vaccine crisis, Canada desperately needs a med-tech industrial strategy

By DANIEL TSAI (/AUTHOR/DANIEL-TSAI) MARCH 1, 2021 Favourable procurement policies, additional funding, and private-public partnerships can build a Canadian health-care-industrial complex to allow Canadian companies to lead the world, create jobs, save and improve lives, and protect and enhance our Canadian economic and industrial interests. For Canadian health-care companies to succeed, the provinces must [...]

By |2021-03-04T00:19:03+00:00March 4th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Blood tests at home with a smartphone? Sudbury med-tech startup’s bloody good idea

Ten years ago, Jeff Sutton was sitting with his father over lunch when inspiration struck. His dad, who was living with diabetes, had just pricked his finger to get a drop of blood so he could check his blood glucose levels before eating. “I’m sitting here, thinking, he can do a blood glucose test [...]

By |2021-01-28T20:51:28+00:00January 28th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Sudbury Catalyst Fund Announces Investment

Seed capital fund invests $250,000 in Sudbury medtech start-up Verv Technologies Sudbury, ON. The Sudbury Catalyst Fund, a $5M seed capital co-investment fund based in the City of Greater Sudbury, is pleased to announce the closing of its investment in Verv Technologies, a Sudbury-based medtech start-up that has developed an accurate and inexpensive platform for home-based biochemistry [...]

By |2020-11-18T12:31:13+00:00November 18th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Sudbury company achieves breakthrough

Home monitoring device will allow people to proactively track their health Groundbreaking technology developed in Sudbury will soon allow people to monitor their health at home through a simple blood test, and the timing could not be more appropriate. “Think of what’s happened due to COVID,” said Je! Sutton, president of Verv Technologies. “Canada has done a [...]

By |2020-11-18T11:58:40+00:00October 28th, 2020|News|0 Comments
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