DOUALA, Cameroon

To prevent the shortage of incubators for premature babies, a Cameroonian created connected incubators with novel temperature management systems.

Starting from the observation that Cameroon has more than 100,000 premature births out of nearly one million births each year and that the lack of incubators is a factor of mortality, Serge Armel Njidjou developed such a solution.

According to him, these incubators are an innovation for several reasons. They are made up of a device that makes them sensitive to recurrent energy variations that very often damage incubators.

“To prevent numerous power cuts and therefore unstable electrical energy,

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