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Nima icon-nima-green.pngnima gluten sensor icon
Lets you see what's happening in your food at a molecular level.
One-time-use capsules icon-pods-green.pngnima tests food with one-time use capsules
Put what you want to test in one of these and into the Nima.
App community icon-phone-green.pngnima builds community
Nima's companion app connects you with other users.
Nima was named one of Time Magazine's 25 Best Inventions of 2015
"I have to say that I am blown away. Compact and aesthetically beautiful, this portable and sleek sensor is amazingly capable of testing food for gluten in less than two minutes."
- Hannah Ross Crane, Huffington Post
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Test Liquids and Solids Nima can test foods ranging from soups and sauces to fried items and baked goods.**Test Liquids and Solids features-test-everything-desktop.jpgherbs and spices
Nima can test foods ranging from soups and sauces to fried items and baked goods.**
Simple Just take a tiny sample of food, put it in a capsule, and put the capsule in Nima. Nima works hard so you don't have to.Simple features-simple-easy-desktop.jpgtesting a scone for gluten with Nima
Just take a tiny sample of food, put it in a capsule, and put the capsule in Nima. Nima works hard so you don't have to.
Fast Nima is the fastest gluten tester on the market, letting you know if there is 20ppm or more of gluten in food in just over 2 minutes.Fast features-fast-desktop.jpgnima on a tabletop
Nima is the fastest gluten tester on the market, letting you know if there is 20ppm or more of gluten in food in just over 2 minutes.
Easy One-time-use capsules are pre-loaded with our proprietary chemistry and ready to go as soon as you are. No cleaning, no re-setting, no refilling. Just grab a new capsule for every test.Easy features-easy-desktop.jpgNima's capsules are compact
One-time-use capsules are pre-loaded with our proprietary chemistry and ready to go as soon as you are. No cleaning, no re-setting, no refilling. Just grab a new capsule for every test.
Portable Nima fits in a pocket or purse. Bring Nima to dates, vacations, business meals, or wherever you're eating.Portable features-portable-desktop.jpgNima in a small purse
Nima fits in a pocket or purse. Bring Nima to dates, vacations, business meals, or wherever you're eating.
Connected It's a food data lovefest - share what you have tested and see what others are testing to stay one step ahead of gluten!Connected features-connected-desktop.jpgNima: A portable gluten sensor and a smartphone app
It's a food data lovefest - share what you have tested and see what others are testing to stay one step ahead of gluten!
Nima uses proven chemistry, sensors, and technology.
- diagram-desktop.png 6 steps to using Nima. 1: Fill a disposable capsule with a bit of food. 2: Screw the lid shut to grind the food. 3: Mixture in the capsule reacts with food 4: The mixture is released to the test strip in the capsule 5: Nima uses sensors to analyze and read test strip 6: Results are displayed on the front of Nima
SENSITIVE attributes-accurate-desktop.jpgchemistry testing in our lab
Nima is designed to detect 20ppm of gluten. 3rd party validation data is underway.
HIGH QUALITY attributes-high-quality-desktop.jpgNima's design
Designed in San Francisco by a team from MIT, Stanford, Google, and Nike. Nima brings together the best in chemistry, engineering, and design.
PROVEN attributes-proven-desktop.jpgtesting food samples for gluten
Nima beta units are in the field testing food every day, and Nima's chemistry has tested over 3000 samples.
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Explore the Nima starter kit. nima-kit-contents-desktop.jpgNima sensor and a one time use capsule
- Kit Contains:
- 1 Nima device
- 3 one-time-use capsules
- 1 micro-USB cable
- 1 carrying pouch
- NimaLength: 3.5 in Width: 1.0 in Height: 3.1 in
- Disposable CapsuleHeight with cap: 2.5 in
- Nima has an OLED display indicating:
- Smile for gluten under 20 parts per million (ppm)
- Wheat icon and text "Gluten found" for any gluten detected
- Nima uses a BLE (Bluetooth low energy) connection to a smartphone. Syncing requires an iPhone or Android device with a Bluetooth connection.
- Each device contains a 300-mAh LiPo battery. Battery charge is good for 20+ tests.
- Be aware
- Capsules should not be stored in extreme heat - above 95 degrees Fahrenheit.
- Contents of capsules is not fit for human consumption.
- The device and capsules are not waterproof.
- Disposable capsules should be kept away from small children.
- Capsule subscription
- 12-packs of one-time use capsules are available for subscription delivery service.
- Choose bi-weekly, monthly, or bi-monthly delivery right to your door.