Niramai Health Analytix, an AI-based breast cancer screening company has tied-up with Apollo Clinic, multi-specialty clinics by Apollo Health & Lifestyle (AHLL), to offer contact-less, privacy-sensitive, breast cancer screening services to customers.
The screening services will be initially available at all Apollo Clinic clinics across Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Chennai, and Pune. It will be ramped up pan-India in due course.
Talking about the partnership, Anand Wasker, Chief Operating Officer, Apollo Clinic, said, “We are delighted to partner with an innovative company like Niramai to offer early-stage breast screening that will benefit our customers.”
Customers will now be able to get themselves screened for their annual preventive breast screening and regular breast health check-ups.
The test is appropriate for women 18 years and above and is privacy-aware, non-invasive, radiation-free and can detect the minutest of lumps or abnormalities.
Customers can avail the screening service either at the various Apollo Clinic locations or can even book home-screening services through their nearest Apollo Clinic center.
Niramai’s proprietary solution ‘Thermalytix’ uses a high resolution thermal sensing device and a cloud hosted analytics solution for analyzing thermal images using big data analytics, artificial intelligence and machine learning for reliable, early and accurate breast cancer screening.
This solution has led to 9 US granted patents and several prestigious awards.
Dr. Geetha Manjunath, Founder & CEO, Niramai, added, “Our mission is to create a universal cancer screening solution to enable early detection of abnormalities even before a symptom appears, which dramatically reduces treatment cost, increases treatment effectiveness and most importantly provides a healthy life to people.”
“We are excited to partner with Apollo Clinic to take our clinically proven Thermalytix screening service to many more women in India and save lives,” she further added.