AURA is a French NGO (“loi de 1901” statut)
It involves patients, medical doctors and engineers.
It has a free perspective thanks to independent experts
It builds a trustworthy ecosystem in the interest of epileptic patients
AURA federates engineers and medical doctors in order to
Combining cutting edge technologies and medical high standards
leverage the latest Machine Learning technologies
bring the best performance, price, durability and ease of use to the device
AURA chose an open science policy to
mutualize the efforts of all the parties involved
keep the R&D efforts as transparent and reproducible as possible
reduce barriers to entry, misunderstanding, releases from companion systems
AURA is creating a multidisciplinary community integrating open-source and open-hardware philosophies into the world of health.
"My biggest fear,
is to have a seizure whilst I carry my
daughter in my
Aura has 3 main goals:
Improving the daily tracking of seizures
Reducing the risk of accidents caused by unpredictable seizures, directly or indirectly
Bringing more peace of mind and autonomy to epileptic patients
The Companion System
A connected patch that embeds a seizure detection system and allows the patient a prompt reaction.
A mobile application
An intuitive and playful companion app for mobile devices that enables the patient to have a better understanding of his disease, to design a journal of seizures, to share information with neurologists and other caregivers, etc.