Partner's general description and participants
ClearDetections is a diagnostic kit manufacturing SME based in The Netherlands. ClearDetections offers products and services in the field of molecular identification and detection of plant pests. Current end-users of ClearDetections’ diagnostic kits are i.e. agro service laboratories, inspection laboratories, plantation owners and plant breeders across Europe and beyond.
ClearDetections will participate to WPs WP1, WP4, WP6, WP7 and WP8.
Marta Santos Paiva is a biological engineer by training. In August 2017 she joined ClearDetections as Operations Manager with the objective of improving business development for the molecular plant pathogen diagnosis solutions of ClearDetections and implement top-quality standards for the production of ClearDetections’ kits, distributed world-wide. Complementary she has 7 years of working experience in R&D environment in both university and SME, focused on development and implementation of analytical and biological tests.
Aranka van der Burgh started as molecular researcher at ClearDetections in March 2019. She has over ten years of experience in molecular biology and recently obtained her PhD in molecular phytopathology at Wageningen University. With her expertise, she aims to improve diagnostics of pathogens using molecular techniques.