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Faster to the right antibiotic treatment - Resistell in Schweizerische Ärztezeitung

Faster to the right antibiotic treatment - Resistell in Schweizerische Ärztezeitung
Resistell News:

Faster to the right antibiotic treatment - Resistell in Schweizerische Ärztezeitung

How do you find the most effective antibiotic for a patient as quickly as possible? The start-up "Resistell" has developed a new type of test for antibiotic resistance. Read more about this test in Schwizerische Ärztezeitung.
Faster to the right antibiotic treatment - Resistell in Schweizerische Ärztezeitung
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International Day of Women and Girls in Science - European Innovation Council interview with Danuta Cichocka
11th February 2021

International Day of Women and Girls in Science - European Innovation Council interview with Danuta Cichocka

On the International Day of Women and Girls in Science, European Innovation Council invited Danuta Cichocka, Resistell CEO, the female scientist and entrepreneur, to share her story about her passion in life science in an interview.
Aus welchem Holz sind Gründerinnen und Gründer geschnitzt?
10th February 2021

Aus welchem Holz sind Gründerinnen und Gründer geschnitzt?

Die Covid-Pandemie hat alle Bereiche des Lebens erfasst. Auch die Startup- und Gründerszene musste mit der Situation umgehen und unter erschwerten Bedingungen die Projekte weiter führen und antreiben. Gleichzeitig aber hat Corona als Katalysator gewirkt für disruptive Ideen, für Innovation und Unternehmergeist.
Venturelab's series about Switzerland’s most inspiring entrepreneurs and founders continues with Danuta Cichocka, the co-founder and CEO of Resistell AG.
7th January 2021

Venturelab's series about Switzerland’s most inspiring entrepreneurs and founders continues with Danuta Cichocka, the co-founder and CEO of Resistell AG.

The Muttenz-based biotech startup proposes an alternative to culture-based antibiograms, the current gold standard in antibiotic susceptibility testing. The EPFL spin-off offers a diagnostic device, the rapid AST method, which is based on the detection of movement caused by living bacterial cells. The new method reduces the time taken to get a result from days to minutes, shows which specific antibiotic is effective against the bacteria, and significantly improves the chances of patients’ survival.
19th November 2020

Antimicrobials: handle with care by HEMEX

The World Antimicrobial Awareness Week (WAAW) starts today, and this year’s slogan highlights the importance of encouraging best practices when it comes to using antimicrobials. Our portfolio company Resistell is helping to reduce the spreading of antibiotic resistance with their rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing.
Resistell wins Special Life Science Award in Swiss Innovation Challenge 2020
16th November 2020

Resistell wins Special Life Science Award in Swiss Innovation Challenge 2020

Resistell, the start-up developing world’s fastest phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility test (rapid AST) won the Special Life Science Award in Swiss Innovation Challenge. The prestigious award is a great honour for Resistell and a huge confirmation for the whole team and the product itself.
Resistell among TOP 10 best start-ups in Switzerland
9th September 2020

Resistell among TOP 10 best start-ups in Switzerland

This year we’ve made a spectacular leap and **ranked 8th**, joining the league of TOP10 most promising start-ups in Switzerland in 2020.
Resistell technology in Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering
29th July 2020

Resistell technology in Frontiers in Mechanical Engineering

Nanomechanical Sensors as a Tool for Bacteria Detection and Antibiotic Susceptibility Testing
Resistell AG receives €2.5M EIC Accelerator grant and equity financing offer from EIC
3rd July 2020

Resistell AG receives €2.5M EIC Accelerator grant and equity financing offer from EIC

Resistell AG, the start-up developing world’s fastest phenotypic antibiotic susceptibility test was selected for funding under the European Innovation Council (EIC) programme in the latest funding round. Resistell’s project RAPID-SEP-AST will receive up to €2.5M grant and additional equity financing from EIC Fund.
Current and near-future technologies for antibiotic susceptibility testing and resistant bacteria detection
19th June 2020

Current and near-future technologies for antibiotic susceptibility testing and resistant bacteria detection

We invite you to study the "Current and near-future technologies for antibiotic susceptibility testing and resistant bacteria detection" published in TrAC Trends in Analytical Chemistry, Volume 127, June 2020 by Jiri Dietvorst, Luïsa Vilaplana, Naroa Uria, Maria-Pilar Marco, Xavier Muñoz-Berbel.
Top100 Startup 2020 public voting has began, vote for Resistell
8th June 2020

Top100 Startup 2020 public voting has began, vote for Resistell

Resistell, EPFL spinoff, located on the brand new 5th floor in Muttenz, is developing world’s fastest antibiotic susceptibility test to help the physicians around the world save patients lives. Our solution is needed more than ever in the context of global pandemics. Last year we have secured CHF 3.5 M in equity financing and won Innosuisse and Eurostars grants. Our core team counts 10 people and we expect to grow further in the next months. Last year we were 34th and among top 5 newcomers on the Top 100 Swiss Startups list. Help us climb faster to the top! Vote now!
Resistell rapid AST in Nature Reviews Microbiology
11th May 2020

Resistell rapid AST in Nature Reviews Microbiology

Nature Reviews Microbiology: Innovative and rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing systems
Resistell among 10 promising European medtech startups to watch in 2020
5th March 2020

Resistell among 10 promising European medtech startups to watch in 2020

As medical developments zoom ahead, it’s increasingly the startups that are leading the charge. From young teams springing out of Europe’s best medical universities, to entrepreneurs twinning up with expert clinical practitioners who have found a problem to solve, there is no shortage of European medtech startups that are revolutionizing healthcare.
Resistell among the 5 Best Newcomers Startups of TOP 100 - 2019 Ranking
14th February 2020

Resistell among the 5 Best Newcomers Startups of TOP 100 - 2019 Ranking

Meet the 5 Swiss startups which took the top spots in the as newcomers in this year's ranking. Each year 100 investors and experts choose their ten favourite young companies with the most promising business idea. The result is the TOP 100 Swiss Startup ranking.