Schlieren, Switzerland

The future of healing is here.
Are you ready to be part of it?

As the CEO and co-founder of Polaroid Therapeutics, I have the unique privilege to be lead a young, innovative Biotech company; but as an industry, we are also witnessing a radical shift in healthcare. While our innovative antimicrobial technology unlocks immense scientific potential, the vision and mission of our work lies in redefining how we approach healing on a fundamental level. This isn't about products and profits; it's about offering hope and empowerment for patients.

We live in the shadow of the grim reality of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). The overuse and misuse of antibiotics have advanced bacteria, rendering our life-saving tools increasingly ineffective. Millions face the terrifying prospect of infections with no cure, a stark reminder that as diseases evolve, so must we.

This is where Polaroid Therapeutics enters the picture. Our innovative antimicrobial polymer technology disrupts bacterial cells, delivering potent action without triggering AMR. Our advanced wound care devices aren’t just bandages; it’s a shield, protecting patients from both infection and the fear of a future where antibiotics are ineffective.

Our vision extends far beyond this specific technology. We advocate for a radical shift in attitude: from care to prevention, from treatment to empowerment. Chronic wounds, which affect 2% of the global population, are a poignant example. We reject the notion of mere wound “management” and champion proactive solutions that prioritize the patient experience. Faster healing, minimizing complications, improved quality of life and a renewed sense of control – are the hallmarks of our patient-centric approach.

The vast and evolving market for advanced wound dressings has become a platform for collaboration. We encourage partnerships with industry leaders to collectively redefine chronic wound care as a system of effective solutions. This shift requires a radical mindset change, one that prioritizes the patient journey above all else.

Our open-source approach, with its emphasis on shared knowledge and collaboration, fosters a spirit of shared knowledge and progress, empowering both healthcare professionals and patients. By freely sharing findings and building bridges, we accelerate advancements, ensuring everyone has a voice in shaping a healthier future.

Our vision of the future is simple: Chronic wounds heal quickly and completely. AMR becomes a neutralized threat. Patients regain control of their treatment and their lives.

This future is closer than you might think but we can’t do it alone. Whether you’re a healthcare professional, a patient advocate, or simply someone who believes in a healthier tomorrow, join us on this journey. Together, we can leverage the power of data, knowledge, and open minds to rewrite the script of healthcare.

— Ran Frenkel, RPh