West Australian: Bowel alert device wins medical innovation pitch award

"Personal insight played a big part in the winning start-up in this year’s Spark Co-Lab medical innovation program.

NIMo beat five other team-based start-ups to take out Spark Co-Lab’s WA design course pitch night on Monday with a wearable device that aims to provide relief to sufferers of inflammatory bowel disease.

One of those sufferers is NIMo’s Amy Finlay-Jones, who was able to share her personal perspective of patient needs when the team switched focus to IBD part-way through the six-month Spark Co-Lab program."

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