Padirac Innovation is a ** non-profit organization ** created in France in the middle of 2014. It aims to produce technological tools for human needs.
Here are its activities so far:
From 2014 to 2016, Padirac Innovation solved the following Innocentive problems:
Inventing a tool to deactivate abandoned chemical warfare,
Finding a drug for eczema that is currently without valid IP,
Helping Cleveland Clinic with new strategies to mitigate the adaptation of prostate cancer cells to new drugs.
In 2017, Padirac Innovation developed an early heart failure detector
This heart failure detector uses artificial intelligence to detect S4 sounds with a mini ultrasound Doppler.
From 2018, Padirac Innovation has worked specifically on cancer and ALS
- In the first half of 2018, Padirac Innovation developed reliable information in French on health care related to cancer.
- In the second half of 2018, Padirac Innovation designed several achievements related to ALS.
- One is a SBML model of SLA (probably the first of its kind) ALS SBML model
- The other is a tool to guide physicians on how to treat ALS patients, following the evolution of certain biomarkers: Biomarkers of ALS could guide to more targeted ALS treatments
In 2019, Padirac Innovation is writing a book about ALS research
This book will be published at the end of 2019.