SEED Fund under the AIM scheme
C-CAMP has been selected by NITI AAYOG as one of the Established Incubation Centers for scale-up support and seed funding for startups under the AIM scheme. Under this scheme, CCAMP, together with private investment partners, aims to facilitate a wider base of entrepreneurs scale-up their operations. This scheme is aimed at providing capital assistance to startups with novel, innovative and disruptive technologies in all sectors of life sciences, including healthcare, medtech, agriculture, bio-energy, industrial products and processes, and nutraceuticals.
- Equity-based co-investment model where C-CAMP will invest 12.5 Lakhs in a company that can match the contribution from Private Investors.
Financial assistance for:
- Performing proof-of concept stage studies
- Prototype generation
- Scaling-up innovations
- Generating additional data or performing validation studies needed to secure next-level funding
- In selected cases, where funds can help with gap funding/next-level funding.
- Patent analysis, drafting and filing
- Market research analysis and Professional consultancy
- Enterprise building – Development of Market, Business Strategy, Business supply chain etc
- Indian Start-ups (registered under Companies Act, 2013), having at least 51% shareholders as Indian Citizens [does not include OCI or PIO] as the mandatory requirement)
- A company shall be considered as start-up
* up to 5 years from the date of its incorporation/registration
* If its turnover for any of the financial years has not exceeded Rs 25 cr, and
* If it is working towards innovation development, deployment or commercialization of new products, processes or services driven by technology or intellectual property
- The start-up should be working towards innovative technology/technologies and should be product oriented (not services oriented)
- The technology should be novel & there should be potential for generation of IP
- The technology should fulfill an unmet need and have an impact
- The start-ups should have a competent team in both technical & business aspects
- The technology should have a sound commercialization strategy and road map to the market
- The start-ups should have a clear understanding of the end-user/customer and market size
- The start-up should have a sound business plan and company vision
Apply at: https://www.ccamp.res.in/funding/content/application-form-seed-funding-schemes
For any further information please contact funding at ccamp dot res dot in
Centre for Cellular And Molecular Platforms
NCBS-TIFR, GKVK, Bellary Road Bangalore 560065, India
Mocxa Health Pvt Ltd
MOCXA Health, a Bengaluru Based startup is developing the world's first completely automated Video-EEG system for accurate diagnosis of seizures named 360EVS. Using advanced robotics, video and image processing, modern sensors and mobile technologies, the product 360EVS makes seizure diagnosis more accurate, automated, affordable and accessible in any environment. These technological advances also have application in other areas of neurology and medicine. Raja Aditya Kadambi, one of the co-founder, holds a Master's degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Florida – Gainesville with a background in video technologies and medical imaging. Ankita Kumari, the other co-founder, holds a MBA degree from University of Michigan – Stephen M. Ross School of Business in the field of Corporate Strategy & Finance with specialities in International Business, Strategy & Planning.
Blackfrog Technologies Pvt Ltd
Blackfrog Tech has developed EMVÓLIO- a patented rapid cooling technology for safe last-mile transport of vaccines, breast-milk, blood-serums, medications & specimens with minimal freeze-thaw cycles. They are supported by the country's leading healthcare and impact investors, including Venture Centre (NCL, Pune), BIRAC, Social Alpha, CCAMP (NITI AAYOG).
Spot Healthcare Solutions Pvt. Ltd.
Spotsense is currently working towards creating simple affordable and accessible diagnostics especially in the field of pediatric medicine. Spittle, the first product by Spotsense is a diagnostic pacifier which has been developed as a platform for saliva-based screening of various neonatal health ailments. The first offering on this platform is a rapid diagnostic test for Neonatal Sepsis.
RCupe LifeSciences Pvt Ltd
RCupe Lifesciences Pvt Ltd is a Medical Device Company focused on innovative solutions in the field of critical care. The company has a interdisciplinary team which develops and markets novel devices for Indian and Global Markets. The product portfolio includes 1. Cardiopulmonary resuscitation device, a solution for patients with sudden cardiac arrest and 2. Ozyn-D Intraosseous device, a solution for difficult intravenous access. A manually-operated, fully disposable, ready-to-insert sterile intraosseous device to provide emergency vascular access.
Ubiqare Health Pvt Ltd.
Ubiqare Health Pvt Ltd is a 2 years old healthcare start-up, that pursues a vision of making healthcare ubiquitous, easily accessible, collaborative, and smart. Ubiqare Health continues to enable and deliver specialty follow-up care to patients at home with serious illnesses like cancer, stroke, respiratory disorders and other chronic ailments. Ubiqare staff, as also the staff from its partners, employ all precautions to avoid propagation of infection between the patient and the healthcare worker. During these times, it is all the more important to prevent almost all hospital visits, something that Ubiqare Health has distinguished itself in doing.
Genophe Biotech Pvt Ltd
GenoPhe is developing zebrafish platforms to screen and evaluate therapeutic potential of small molecules. Apart from this they provide services in Phenotypic screening of library of molecules and organ Toxicity Assessment.
Autoyos Pvt Ltd
Autoyos is a Bengaluru based medical device start-up revolutionizing eye care with Autonomous Medical Systems and AI to provide more efficient, accessible and affordable solutions to meet healthcare demands. iRobo is an autonomous and intelligent system which provides comprehensive eye care in non-clinical and resource-poor settings without requiring an operator. The solution will function as a closed loop dry eye care eco-system. To address Covid-19, they have developed TapāScan which is a multi-purpose AI based thermal screening device that uses cutting-edge machine learning technology to solve rampant issues in public health. It measures human body temperature from a distance up to 2 meters within an accuracy accepted by USFDA for thermal screening (+/- 0.5 deg C). TapaScan is integrated with smart face recognition system to enable the customers to monitor staff attendance and visitor entries. Other features of TapaScan include mask detection, audio and visual alert in case of elevated body temperature, customizable alert options in case of specific events etc.
Infection Shield Biotech Pvt Ltd
I-Shield is a Bengaluru based Biotech Start-up developing anti-viral & anti-infection products to mitigate the COVID-19 pandemic. Their proprietary molecule “IS-212”, has demonstrated broad-spectrum bactericidal & virucidal activities, including COVID-19. They have developed tekFABRIK, India’s first facemask to kill 99.99% covid-19. I-Shield is the 1st company in India and 3rd company in the World to achieve this feat. IShield was the first company in India to test its treated fabric for its ability to destroy 99% of Covid-19 virus in under 15 minutes, in an independent study performed by RGCB, Trivandrum. Post successful commercialization of India’s first “Self-Sanitizing” face mask, I-Shield’s team expanded its technology portfolio to addresses “infection control” on surfaces, hands, fabrics and air viz., tekCLEAN, tekRUB, tekWASH. I-Shield is the first company in India to receive regulatory approval (under drug class as external application) to market.
Aikenist Technologies Pvt Ltd
Aikenist Technologies is a Bengaluru based start-up that provides AI based solutions for faster scanning, better detection and quick turnaround time to make medical imaging accessible to larger population. The solution enhances patient convenience and improves return on investment for hospitals and diagnostic centres. They have developed a cloud-hosted AI solution called AIkenist QuickDiag COVID 19, which is compatible with all kinds of digital X-ray and CT scanning machines. The chest X-ray and CT-scan images are pushed to the cloud service where lung anomaly is diagnosed to screen COVID-19 patients. They also offer an AI-based product called Quickscan for MRI scans, for four-times faster diagnosis. Their other product, Quickdiag, provides AI-analysis for tumour detection and segmentation of brain, liver, pancreas, etc.
Trans Vitals Pvt Ltd
Trans Vitals is a Pune based startup founded in 2020. Transvitals is a Healthcare AI company providing healthcare & wellness data and intelligence services securely across the spectrum of sensors and various health indicators which are and will be used across applications of preventive healthcare to remote patient monitoring across various medical conditions in homes and hospitals alike. LifePatch™ Wearable Patch is first of the many connected devices from Trans Vitals. The Patch is designed to capture and wirelessly transmit user's temperature and activity data in real-time to the mobile phone. Mobile phone further transmits the relevant raw data and alert data to the server. This LifePatch™ device is specially designed for quarantine centers, covid-19 patient monitoring, and monitoring of front-line workers, nursing homes to monitor elderly patients.
Website: https://transvitals.in/ and http://lifepatch.ai/
Thanmatra Life Pvt Ltd
Thanmatra Life is an Ernakulam, Kerala based Molecular Bioscience Company developing innovative healthcare products for a safe and healthy living. The company provides total hygiene solutions for a wide range of products across personal healthcare, domestic and institutional applications. Thanmatra Life products are formulated with a unique blend of natural and internationally approved molecules to fight against disease causing bacteria and viruses. Herbal Nuriel Liquid Glove TM, a one of its kind of product will protect hands from germs up to 08 12hrs by forming an invisible thin layer on hands with natural, safe and approved anti-microbial agents.
Bagmo Pvt Ltd
Bagmo is a Kozhikode, Kerala based medtech startup addressing issues of non-availability of blood in rural India. The first product is a blood bank management system which monitors individual blood bags. It aims to reduce the mortality rates in rural India due to the unavailability of blood. Their blood bag monitoring system and blood bank management system will monitor the storage conditions of blood bags during storage in the blood bank and during transportation. The system will assure that the quality of blood is maintained, thus preventing wastage. Currently, major blood banks and hospitals in Kerala and Tamil Nadu are using their blood bank software. Other product portfolio includes LoggFi, Cold chain Monitor and Quezone, Que Management System for hospitals.
Flexmotiv Technologies Pvt Ltd:
Flexmotiv Technologies is a Delhi based assistive technology product design and manufacturing company focusing on solutions for the elderly and people suffering with locomotor disability spanning automation and healthcare. Started in Aug 2017, they work with a vision to give people a stylish set of mobility aids that provides confidence to walk anywhere without fear of slipping. They provide a range of patented and clinically tested premium mobility aids at affordable costs. Their products are slip resistant and suitable for all terrains.
SiCureMi Health Technologies Pvt Ltd
SiCureMi is a New Delhi based Healthcare Technology startup which aims to develop an “Intelligent Self Care” product providing personalized care by Signature Cure Using Medical Intelligence (SiCureMi) leveraging the power of data science, machine learning coupled with IoT devices, to analyze, predict, and manage chronic ailments, helping people gain control over their lives. Developing an innovative and novel approach for predicting the risk of CVD which is different from existing fundus scanning by using OCTA and AI that will provide ophthalmologists and clinicians a risk assessment tool that is easy to interpret and saves time in terms of consultation and identifying the risk.
Accord Innovations Pvt Ltd
Accord Innovations is a Bengaluru based medtech startup developing sustainable technology platform for the early detection of critical illnesses. AKICare device, their first product is a novel and non-invasive method which reduces chances of Hospital acquiring Acute kidney Injury (AKI) by providing multiple functions like Artificial Intelligence and sensor-based system to monitor kidney function on real-time & detect the onset of impending renal dysfunction, Provides an risk assessment to identify the need for intervention & disease progression, Fluid management for evaluating responsiveness to treatment and Accurate AKI staging for monitoring as per KDIGO recommendations.
Althion Tech Innovations Pvt Ltd
Althion is a health-tech startup developing import-substituting medical/healthcare equipment & devices for India, and eventually the rest of the developing world. Althion has licensed a patented technology developed by CSIR Indian Institute of Chemical Technology. Building upon this, they are developing two products addressing unmet needs in the Type-1 ultrapure water industry and hemodialysis space respectively. For hemodialysis, Althion has developed a low maintenance IoT connected pure water unit that can be remotely monitored and thereby prevent unexpected breakdowns that affect patient care.