UNICEF and Global Health Partners Open Market Entry for Innovative HIV Point of Care Diagnostics
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
POC technology brings laboratory-quality testing and results to the level of the patient, and enables doctors to make an early decision on initiating antiretroviral treatment for adults and children. The tender creates an enabling environment for innovative POC HIV products to enter the market and invites industry to increase the market’s competitiveness, diversity, and supplier base. Strategic global health partners, including WHO, Global Fund, PEPFAR and Médecins Sans Frontières, are working together to identify future synergies and opportunities for collaboration on HIV POC.