xBITS is a young company led by an energetic team of highly motivated academicians, science graduates, engineers and managers committed to provide equal access to reliable healthcare for all including rural, remote and hard-to-reach populations at affordable cost with the help of ingenious use of technology."RightBiotic, The Fastest Antibiotic Finder" the signature product of xBITS, is a POC device for testing antibiotic sensitivity of pathogens causing Urinary Tract Infection is. While the standard UTI culture and sensitivity test takes between 48-72 hours, RightBiotic provides ready to use sensitivity report in < 4 hours. Other POC products under development are RightGlucose, a test for blood glucose at < 8pence (Rs 5/-) per test and RightCardio a test for complete lipid profile at <3$ (Rs 190/) per test.
An invention of Dr. Suman Kapur is a point-of-care (POC) device developed for testing antibiotic sensitivity of pathogens found in human urine leading to Urinary Tract Infection (UTI). The standard UTI culture and sensitivity test takes between 48-72 hours. RightBiotic gives ready to use sensitivity report in less than 4 hours in prescribed conditions. Read More
Dr. Suman Kapur is currently Shri B.K.Birla and Smt. Sarla Birla Chair Professor and Dean at BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad campus. A Ph.D. from the prestigious All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Dr. Kapur is a well known academician and researcher in the field of biochemistry. She currently heads the Department of Biological Sciences at BITS-Pilani, Hyderabad. Prof. Kapur has published several books and numerous citations. She is a visiting faculty at George Washington University and Albert Einstein College of Medicine. She holds several patents, including the one for clinical chemistry and technology behind RightBiotic. Prof. Kapur was awarded the Photon Research Award in 2015. She is the member of several panels related to stem cells, functional foods and nutraceuticals. Dr. Kapur is an advisor to xBITS for all research and development related activities.
Mr. Abhay Moondra has more than 25 years of running commercial enterprises dealing with manufacturing of industrial goods. He has also been actively involved in policy making and implementation of e-governance at the municipality corporation level. An individual with commerce background, Abhay has dealt with many industrial units for their process improvements. Before xBITS, he was involved with Govt. of Rajasthan in the implementation of many PPP projects, including setting up the BRTS service for Jodhpur city. This responsibility included selection of right vendors and deep negotiations for supply and AMC of various components and implementation of the overall quality monitoring system At xBITS, Abhay is responsible for all purchase, finance and govt. liaison related activities.
Ms. Anuradha holds a Master’s degree in genetics from Delhi University and is trained in basic molecular biology based techniques, biochemical and analytical methods. She was an awardee of the Canadian Common Wealth and All India Post Graduate Scholarship and was a CSIR fellow. Anuradha was awarded the GYIT-2015 award for the RightBiotic product. She is also part of the team selected for funding under the Birac-Sristi award (2015) for entrepreneurial ideas in public health. As part of the RightBiotic team, she also won the @ABLE BEST-India 2014 award for best Biotechnology student entrepreneurial team. She has been actively involved with RightBiotic from inception and is responsible for all production and quality related processes.
Mr. Suresh Kabra is a leadership and business development professional with a proven track record in driving new initiatives. Suresh has lead high performance teams for a successful go-to-market strategy execution across a variety of technology based offerings. Suresh has worn corporate and entrepreneurship hats several times in his career. In corporate sector, Suresh has held senior level positions (VP & GM) since 2001 and has been accountable for $130M+ top line growth in international geographies. A BITS, Pilani and MIT-Sloan alumni, Suresh is also a successful entrepreneur and his last venture was acquired in 2013. At xBITS, Suresh is responsible for all sales, marketing and go-to-market strategy execution.
Dr. Sharad, a Staff Scientist at the Basic Science Research Program of Center for Prostate Disease Research (CPDR), Uniformed Services University (USU) since 2015. He received his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from AAIDU, Allahabad, in collaboration with BITS, Pilani, Rajasthan in 2007. He is intensively involved in translational research programs at CPDR in collaboration with The Walter Reed Army Medical Center (WRAMC) and Armed Forces Institute of Pathology (AFIP). At BITS-Pilani, he was involved in several projects. His expertise in microbiology helped in “Development of an indigenous chip for testing the sensitivity of pathogens in human urine for antibiotics”. As member of the founding team he continues to play an active role and provide support for further development of this product. He is recipient of several fellowships and grant awards; has published ~20 peer reviewed articles and 03 book chapters. He is involved in the educational mission of USUHS and CPDR by mentoring and teaching postdoctoral fellows, urology residents, students and research assistants. Dr. Sharad actively volunteers his scientific expertise to the international research community by serving as a editorial board member and reviewer for leading journals.
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Xcellence in Bio Innovations & Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
TBI Centre, BITS Pilani Hyderabad Campus,
Jawahar Nagar,Shameerpet Mandal,
Phone : +91 40 6630 3563