The team behind Skrind is a group of young patriotic Nigerians, with previous foray into the startup space as medical professionals with industry knowledge to contribute our quota with our e-Health solution, PreDiagn (www.prediagn.com.ng – a platform for on-demand access to diagnostic care), to national development leveraging on technology in addressing some of the existing challenges especially in the diagnostic health sector. The platform is presently operational in Lagos, Ibadan, Calabar, Abuja, and Abeokuta where we have partnered medical laboratories.
We have also come up with SKRIND, which previously is an ongoing solution being developed for infectious disease, with focus on Hepatitis B, HIV, and tuberculosis, which is in final phase of being launched. However, based on the need to support the COVID-19 response, we have quickly adapted our app to specifically address peculiarities with the use of COVID-19 Antibody testing for community testing at scale.
Skrind is designed to scale the reach of vital info on infectious diseases of interest, as well as affordable and easy access to screening via self-testing at home, is easily implementable, highly scalable, and applicable across various income group countries around the globe, beginning with our own dear nation.