Successful businesses are fueled by great ideas and great ideas are driven by inspiration. The inspiration that Dr. Jeanette Hill needed to start her business revealed itself while her mother, who lived in a rural area, was battling a chronic disease.
Once the proverbial light bulb flashed within her head, the real challenge arose - a challenge that is never easy - giving life to a notion that existed only in her mind.
Not every idea is out of the box, many times great ideas and innovations come by exploring ordinary ones in a different way. Dr. Hill's revolutionary idea was to create a simple kit that would allow a few drops of blood to be collected away from a lab then be safely sent to in for analysis. Thus, the HemaSpot device was born.
The HemaSpot device is based on dried blood spot technology, a technology that has been known for more than five decades and is best known for its use in newborn screening. The greatest impact would exceed beyond the U.S.... Read More