fbpx
Understanding EUA

Understanding EUA

Companies, organizations, and initiatives around the world have mobilized to seek out solutions addressing the COVID-19 pandemic. For companies looking to introduce medical devices for COVID patients in the US, this means not only developing a product itself, but...
The Evolution of AIRA

The Evolution of AIRA

Even before COVID-19, ventilators were in short supply and overwhelmingly expensive. Now that demand for these live-saving machines has been exacerbated by the pandemic, the situation is even more dire. The conclusion is straightforward: as the virus spreads, the...
Development Days with TVP’s Engineering Team

Development Days with TVP’s Engineering Team

What does it take to engineer a ventilator for the COVID-19 pandemic? Smart, motivated, and available people. The right materials. Time. All three are difficult to come by during a global crisis, but The Ventilator Project is finding a way.  Gathered with five other...
Ventilator Bellows and the Secret Life of Bees

Ventilator Bellows and the Secret Life of Bees

THE STRANGE ORIGIN OF OUR VENTILATOR BELLOWS DESIGN, AND HOW IT PAVED THE WAY TO A PROTOTYPE. “The bee is more honored than other animals, not because she labors, but because she labors for others.” – St. John Chrysostom It was nearing 10 p.m. when Frank Licata pulled...