Glyconics Ltd

Glyconics Ltd

Glyconics is a company at the forefront of diagnostic innovation, using infrared spectroscopy to analyse samples for markers of disease across a wide range of conditions.

Address: St John’s Innovation Centre, Cowley Road, Cambridge
Postcode: CB4 0WS
Country: United Kingdom
Membership type:Professional Individual and Corporate < 5 (£50+VAT pa)

4 million people globally will end up in hospital at a cost of £14bn. Using Infrared spectroscopy, our hand-held device can diagnose and predict days before when such acute attack will happen so saving time, money and lives. Our platform can be used for a wide range of acute and chronic conditions.

Glyconics are in the Business Weekly Top 50 Cambridge companies to watch and won EU awards and UK grants.

Dr Niall Gallen, CTO at Glyconics

World’s first hand-held infrared devices for COPD and other conditions to be produced

A hand-held device that would give early warning of ‘acute events’- and so avoid the hospitalisation of thousands of patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) - is to go into production ahead of clinical trials. This follows an agreement between medical diagnostics company Glyconics and Spectrolytic, a leading developer of infrared (IR) spectrometers.

3 August 2018Read in full