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Robust Nest – Battery Powered Newborn Incubator Concept for Sub-Saharan Countries

In collaboration with Essential Tech Center at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Fabien Roy has designed Robust Nest, a newborn incubator for sub-Saharan Countries. According to UNICEF, each year in sub-Saharan Africa, there are approx. 1.1 million newborns die of hypothermia during the first month of their life. Unfortunately existing newborn incubators in industrialized countries […]

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