* Date : 2017-09-15
NOUL is a company that has developed a malaria diagnosis system for people who are difficult to get health care benefits. By developing “Lab on a Chip,” which can detect the signs of the disease only within 20 minutes when dropping a drop of blood on the kit, the company has galvanized efforts to eradicate infectious diseases in developing countries. Also, a clinical trial has been promoted by the company after gaining an ethical approval by the Cambodian government. We explore NOUL, a company that has made great contributions for the eradication of global diseases as well as for the health and peace of all mankind.
A lot of visually impaired people have had difficulties in communication because of the lack of braille devices, despite the continuing development of smartphone and internet contents for information sharing. And Dot Incorporation has developed a tactile smart watch to tackle those difficulties. The tactile smart watch helps visually impaired people check the accurate time and it can also be used for the non-disabled people as it provides a touch mode which enables them to check time by counting the dots. Based on the innovative technologies it has developed, Dot Incorporation has focused on developing devices with practical functions. As a result, the company has brought about a paradigm shift in the field of braille devices, which have been led by Germany and Japan. Moreover, the company has also developed educational contents for visually impaired children in developing countries by participating in Creative Technology Solution program with KOICA, or Korea International Cooperation Agency. We introduce Dot Incorporation, a company that has made a lot of efforts into developing advanced braille technologies for visually impaired people around the world.