new logos

New branding, same values: xRapid is opening a new chapter

Since its creation in 2015, xRapid expanded very quickly by selling…
April 11, 2017/by admin
xRapid at MedTec Europe

Meet us at Medtec Europe 2017!

xRapid has been shortlisted for the start-up academy at Medtec…
March 23, 2017/by admin
Partnership xRapid / CNRP

Partnership agreement between xRapid and the French National Reference Centre for Malaria

On Friday, 17th March 2017, xRapid-Group and the French National…
March 22, 2017/by admin
xRapid distributor in Kenya

xRapid’s new distributor in Kenya

xRapid is thrilled to introduce its new distributor: Prescription Products…
March 14, 2017/by admin
VSO Malawi

Focus on VSO Malawi: their humanitarian projects

Our partnership with VSO Malawi (Voluntary Service Overseas)…
March 1, 2017/by admin

xRapid installs its R&D Centre in the south of France

xRapid has chosen to install its R&D Centre within the business…
February 17, 2017/by admin

Superbug: an emerging and quickly spreading threat to the race against malaria

While the malaria death count in Cambodia dropped to just one…
February 15, 2017/by admin

xRapid-Lab was showcased at the IoT Tech Expo

Invited by the Journal of mHealth, xRapid took part in the IoT…
January 25, 2017/by admin

Discover our latest app, xRapid-Lab, at IoT Tech Expo

IoT Tech Expo Global, the leading internet of things event, will…
January 20, 2017/by admin

xRapid-Lab: the malaria parasite counter is now live on the App Store!

Following a successful trial period in many European tropical…
January 18, 2017/by admin

xRapid wishes you a happy and prosperous new year

We are hoping to help many people thanks to our apps, and to…
January 4, 2017/by admin

xRapid attended the Health Future Show

On Tuesday 6th, xRapid was invited as a guest of honour at the…
December 19, 2016/by admin

xRapid was at TechCrunch Disrupt London

On Monday 5th, xRapid took part in TechCrunch Disrupt London.…
December 16, 2016/by admin
The Health Future Show

xRapid, guest of honour of the Health Future Show

On December 6th, xRapid will take part in the Health Future Show…
December 2, 2016/by admin

Meet xRapid at TechCrunch Disrupt London

xRapid will be part of this year’s TechCrunch. This two-days…
December 1, 2016/by admin

Malaria & Poverty : a vicious cycle

Malaria is one of the most important challenges to global public…
October 25, 2016/by admin

Sri Lanka certified malaria-free by WHO

On September 5, The World Health Organization (WHO) declared…
October 11, 2016/by admin

xRapid won the Digitech Prize at Innovation Days

Last Monday and Tuesday, xRapid participated in the Innovation…
October 7, 2016/by admin

Meet xRapid at Innovation Days in Paris !

xRapid will participate this year at Innovation Days on October…
September 27, 2016/by admin

xRapid has been shortlisted for the OBN Awards

The xRapid mHealth app has been selected as one of the finalists…
September 5, 2016/by admin

A look back at one year of xRapid in Papua, Indonesia

In a recent interview, Digicape Managing Director Robin Olivier…
August 24, 2016/by admin

African leaders adopt roadmap to eliminate malaria

Last month, the African Leaders Malaria Alliance (ALMA) endorsed…
August 11, 2016/by admin
xRapid-Lab: Plasmodium counter

Fancy trying our new automated Plasmodium identifier?

After developing the first version of xRapid-Lab in partnership…
August 8, 2016/by admin

Malaria control initiatives: a focus on Tanzania

Malaria is a major public health problem in Tanzania, all residents…
August 4, 2016/by admin

New iOS developer to join xRapid’s team

We are happy to report that Daniel Schmidt has joined our team.…
August 2, 2016/by admin

Anti-malarial drug resistance on the Thai-Myanmar border

Malaria is a treatable disease, but in a certain part of South…
July 11, 2016/by admin

A disruptive tool to assist researchers in labs

Thanks to a combined effort of governments, researchers, industries…
July 11, 2016/by admin

xRapid’s live demo at Health 2.0 Europe

On may 11th, Jean Viry-Babel, xRapid's CEO, performed a live…
June 27, 2016/by admin

xRapid is strengthening its partnership with VSO Malawi

For several months xRapid, the automated diagnostic app has been…
June 10, 2016/by admin
Hugues Dupire

Insight into xRapid’s crew: Hugues Dupire – Account Manager

Could you briefly present yourself? I am Hugues Dupire, I am…
June 8, 2016/by admin

Malaria is expected to be eliminated by 2040

World health experts consider that a malaria free world is possible…
May 26, 2016/by admin

A look back at 9 months of xRapid in Papua Indonesia

For the past nine months, xRapid has been assisting two health…
May 16, 2016/by admin

xRapid-Lab: A revolution in automated slides counting

Imagine counting 1.000 RBCs, all the young rings, the trophozoites…
May 9, 2016/by admin

Hopes for a malaria vaccine are still up

New weapons are arriving to aid the fight against malaria, among…
May 3, 2016/by admin
Barefoot college

Barefoot College, latest client of xRapid the Automated Diagnostic App

xRapid is thrilled to partner with Barefoot College in their…
April 21, 2016/by admin
xRapid,winner at the pistoia mini startup challenge

xRapid won the Audience Choice Award at the Pistoia Alliance Mini Startup Challenge

On April 19th, xRapid won the Audience Choice Award at the Pistoia…
April 21, 2016/by admin
xRapid's new distributor

Digicape, xRapid’s new distributor for southern Africa

xRapid is pleased to announce its new distributor in South Africa:…
April 13, 2016/by admin
Tuberculosis bacilli

xRapid#TB – Calling testing partners for automated tuberculosis diagnostic

The xRapid diagnostic platform is entering a new phase in its…
April 6, 2016/by admin

xRapid at Health 2.0 Europe, Barcelona, May 11th 2016

xRapid has been selected to showcase the xRapid Automated Diagnostic…
April 4, 2016/by admin

First outing for xRapid automated malaria diagnosis in West Africa

Last February (from 15th until 20th) Charles Van Overmeire, xRapid’s…
March 22, 2016/by admin

xRapid 1.11 is ready

xRapid 1.11 : Brand new design Brand new navigation Print/email/store…
February 26, 2016/by Jean Viry-Babel

Zika outbreak: what you need to know

Zika virus is a rapidly emerging vector-born flavivirus, with…
January 30, 2016/by Jean Viry-Babel

New resources on iTunes U

There is never a wrong time to learn more about Malaria, particularly…
January 15, 2016/by Jean Viry-Babel

Live on the AppStore – Press Release

World First for Malaria - mobile phone diagnosis now available Summary: xRapid…
November 16, 2015/by Jean Viry-Babel
Products - xRapid-Malaria

“How accurate is xRapid?”

Our CTO and Co-founder David Mendels answers our most commonly…
October 15, 2015/by admin
Tu Youyou, nobel prize winner for medicine is an inspiration for those fighting malaria across the world.

Tu Youyou wins the 2015 Nobel Prize for Medicine

As head of the research group that developed artemisinin, Tu…
October 8, 2015/by admin
xRapid slider picture 3, diagnosis

xRapid – Thick Film Functionality: A Word from xRapid CTO Professor David Mendels

Thick film analysis for xRapid is now functional. In its current…
August 18, 2015/by admin
Medical Intern Elena Bax, xRapid Malaria Diagnosis.

What is it like to work at xRapid? An interview with medical intern Elena Bax.

At xRapid we value the contributions of our staff on every level.…
August 17, 2015/by admin
xRapid, Malaria Diagnosis - Mosquito

The World’s First Malaria Vaccine.

The worlds first malaria vaccine is facing WHO review, but how…
August 12, 2015/by admin
Professor David Mendels, xRapid Malaria Diagnosis CTO and co-founder

Our Technology: An interview with the inventor of xRapid; Professor David Mendels.

Welcome to another interview from In this interview…
August 6, 2015/by admin
xRapid clinical director Dr Charlyn Belluzzo

An interview with our Clinical Director: Dr Charlyn Belluzzo

Over the following month xRapid will be holding internal interviews…
July 31, 2015/by admin
xRapid Blog - Fast diagnosis can prevent malaria deaths

Malaria Deaths are Preventable.

The recent news of a British Airways stewardess dying as a result…
July 21, 2015/by admin
Malaria - Mother and Child

Malaria – An Ongoing Cycle

How malaria traps the most vulnerable people in the world. "Of…
July 16, 2015/by admin
xRapid Blog, Malaria and the Military

Malaria & Military Medicine

How the oldest enemy is still fought today. "it's going to be…
May 21, 2015/by admin
Person being diagnosed with Eyenetra app, xRapid blog

The Medical Mobile Momentum

How the technology sector is changing epidemiology. It is the…
April 13, 2015/by admin
xRapid blog - foothills in a malaria zone

The Evolving Geography of Malaria

How the worlds most ancient disease has developed over the last…
March 9, 2015/by admin
xRapid positive diagnosis

Diagnosis & Disruption

Why malaria diagnosis needs to move into the 21st century. "Great…
February 23, 2015/by admin
Malaria graphic - Data

Is Data the Cure?

The significance of simplifying malaria diagnosis with technology. Written…
February 16, 2015/by admin
Jean talks to Reuters about xRapid

“A step forward in the battle against malaria”

Our CEO Jean Viry-Babel talks to Reuters journalists about the…
February 5, 2015/by admin
An early version of xRapid detecting red blood cells

A glance at xRAPID in action

The year is almost over, and what an eventful year it has been…
December 22, 2014/by admin