Inside Biometrics Wins the Innovation Category at the 2017 Scottish Life Science Awards for KEYA® Smart

Leading self-tracking medical devices Company, Inside Biometrics Limited (IBL), is very proud to announce that they are the winner of the Innovation Category at the 2017 Scottish Life Science Awards for the KEYA® Smart diabetes product.


The awards, which were held on 2 February 2017 in Edinburgh, recognise the success and achievements of Scotland’s internationally renowned life sciences sector in areas including innovation, export and international trade, investment, community engagement and collaboration.


IBL is an industry leader in the design, development and manufacture of innovative medical devices and produces the new KEYA® Smart blood glucose system under CE mark to the European market.


KEYA® Smart allows people with diabetes to monitor their blood glucose levels as part of regular testing for diabetes self-management. The KEYA® innovation however, is the first meter that also monitors blood ketones as part of every glucose test and provides warnings if levels exceed clinically relevant limits.


Charlotte Wright, Interim Chief Executive at Highlands & Islands Enterprise (HIE), said: “We are absolutely delighted for the winning companies from our region, both of which we have supported to develop and grow. The profile of the Highlands and Islands at the awards reflects the growth and success in the life sciences and technology sector in our region.”


Dr Selly Saini, CEO at Inside Biometrics added, “We are delighted to have won the Innovation Award which recognises our company’s cutting edge biometric technology in providing new benefits to patients while improving accessibility for healthcare providers.”


Photograph (Left to Right): Fred MacAulay (Host), Andy Savage (Director, IBL), Dr Selly Saini (Founder CEO, IBL), Paul Wheelhouse (Minister for Business, Innovation and Energy).


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