Spotlight on Gilbert: ‘Engineering’ Apparel to Save Lives

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Gilbert Abel, CEO of Noobites, is on a mission to solve the problem of mosquito-borne diseases by engineering clothing capable of repelling mosquitoes.

He shares his personal story of losing people close to him to mosquito-borne diseases, which have plagued not only the people of Tanzania but also nearly 700 million people worldwide. Taking the power of art, science and technology, Gilbert was set to create a solution to help his community. We followed Gilbert to learn more about Noobites and his Seedstars experience.

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