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CHROMACODE.
XPRIZE WINNER.
RAPID COVID TESTING.

High-throughput category winner

Fueled by our unique power of chemistry + data science.

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XPRIZE

The world’s leader in designing and implementing innovative competition models to solve the world’s grandest challenges. XPRIZE inspires problem-solvers to positively impact our world by crowdsourcing solutions through large-scale competitions.

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THE CHALLENGE

XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing is its most unique challenge in the organization’s history.

• Increase Covid-19 testing capabilities 100-times past current standard
• $6 million, 6-month competition

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OUR RESPONSE

Fueled by our unique power of chemistry + data science, ChromaCode rose to the challenge.

The Chemistry

• Proprietary HDPCR™️— or high-definition PCR –Platform
• Utilizes digital signal processing and enhanced PCR reagents
• Significantly increases test capabilities while decreasing costs

The Data Science

• Leverages cloud-based analytics on ChromaCode Cloud™️ platform
• Provides remote access to streamlined data analysis and customer reporting capabilities
• Harnesses the power of customer data from more than 3 million COVID-19 tests

HDPCR Technology

THE WIN

$1 Million Main Track Winning Team

How will we use those winnings?

• Support the country’s efforts to return to normal life
• Expand product menu to include detection of emerging variant strains

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