Textile Computing for Digital Health (Senior Care)

Myant Inc., a Toronto-based leader in Textile Computing, and Celestica International, a multinational micro-electronics leader headquartered in Toronto, have partnered to develop a Textile Computing platform for digital health, with emphasis on Senior Care. The partnership brings Myant’s expertise with respect to textile-based biosensors and actuators that can remotely monitor biometrics and biomarkers from the human body with Celestica’s world-class capabilities related to micro-electronics and hardware development. Together, these capabilities allow for the development of a platform for remote health monitoring that is easy to use, comprehensive, precise and connected regardless of location or end-user capability.