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Pluss Advanced Technologies receives Rs 50 lakh grant under the Millennium Alliance Programme by FICCI

Gurugram based Pluss Advanced Technologies Pvt Ltd., which deals in research and indigenous development of PCMs, has received Rs 50 lakh grant under the Millennium Alliance Programme by FICCI. The grant will be utilised in building capacity among Indian hospitals and neonatal care units to tackle Neonatal deaths in India using MiraCradle™- an Indian Invention to treat newborn babies born with birth asphyxia. MiraCradle™, a neonate cooler (a patent pending), is a CE certified device which is available in over 130 private hospitals in India. Till date, over 5000 new born babies have been treated using this device – giving them the right to live. The award was presented by Hon’ble Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences, Environment, Forests and Climate Change, Govt. of India.

“India accounts for more than a quarter (26 per cent) of the world’s neo-natal deaths. The states of Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Bihar contribute to more than half of newborn deaths in India. We have chosen Rajasthan as the state to create capacity to tackle birth asphyxia”, said Samit Jain, Managing Director, Pluss Advanced Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

“Birth Asphyxia treatment has always been a challenge in India due to …

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