Brazilian Partners

Centro de Tecnologia da Informação Renato Archer - CTI (Campinas, Brazil)

Coordinator PodiTrodi-BR
Sensor development and improvement
CTI is a unit of the Ministry of Science and Technology, responsible for research and development in many strategic areas, such as micro and nano electronics, systems, software and IT applications, e.g. robotics, decision support systems and 3D technologies for industry and medicine.

CERTI Foundation (Florianópolis, Brazil)

Instrumentation
The CERTI Foundation (CEntros de Referência em Tecnologias Inovadoras – in English, Reference Centers for Innovative Technologies) is a private, not-for-profit institution with headquarters at the campus of the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC) in Florianópolis (Southern Brazil), and branches in Brasilia (the nation´s capital) and Manaus (in the Amazon region).

Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - FioCruz (Curitiba, Brazil)

Assay development for Chagas disease
The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Portuguese Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, also known as FioCruz) is a scientific institution for research and development in biomedical sciences located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, it is considered one of the world's main public health research institution.

State University of Campinas, Center for Semiconductor Components - CCS (Campinas, Brazil)

Technology development
The Center for Semiconductor Components (CCS) of the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP) exists since 1974 (till 1993 under the name Electronic and Devices Laboratory). CCS is a multidisciplinary center focused on research on micro and nanoelectronics.

Universidade Federal do Paraná - UFPR (Curitiba, Brazil)

Assay Development
Founded in 1912 the UFPR (Universidade Federal do Parana) is the oldest Federal university of Brazil.