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GENEPOC: CARE WITHIN ARM’S REACH
In Québec City, GenePOC was able to design a device that can detect microbes and viruses in less than 70 minutes using a genetic imprint. It combines genomics, biology, microfluidics, optics/photonics and engineering to prevent infectious diseases and catch them early. We chose Québec City because of its qualified workforce, the incredible knowledge and skills of its researchers, and the fact that it allows us to market abroad. Why would we go anywhere else?” Patrice Allibert, President and CEO, GenePOC