Product / Service Summary

heat_it is a smartphone add-on to cure mosquito bites based on the medically proven working principle of using concentrated heat.

Life Science & Healthcare

Startup Stage




We are a certified medical technology company with our own production. Our first product is heat_it, which is a small and robust smartphone add-on to treat insect bites in seconds by applying heat to affected body regions. It is plugged into a smarthpone and the heat_it app allows an individualized treatment, based on the caue of the bite (mosquito, horse fly, wasp), if a child or adult is treated and the sensitivity of the affected skin portion.


always at hand - the device is small and can easily be carried on a keychain or in a handbag

perfect treatment - the app allows to select the perfect treatment with an intuative user interface

made in Germany - heat_it is a very robust, high-quality medtech product engineered and manufactured in Germany

resource-conserving - no additional batteries are necessary and one usage uses less than 0.2 % of the phones battery

heat_it Team Members

Recent news about heat_it


heat_it: Start-up aus Karlsruhe bekämpft Insektenstiche mit dem Smartphone - BNN

Schnaken, Wespen, Bremsen – sie können den Aufenthalt im Freien so richtig verderben. Eine Wärmebehandlung hilft, aber hat es einen erwischt, hat man meist nicht dabei. Ein Karlsruher Start-up hat nun einen Wärmeaufsatz fürs Smartphone entwickelt, mit dem sich Insektenstiche auch unterwegs bequem...

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heat_it – Insektenstiche per Smartphone Add-on behandeln

heat_it Insektenstiche behandeln ✔ heat_it Mit Hyperthermie Mückenstiche behandeln ✔ Mücken -und Wespenstiche sofort behandeln ✔

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Startbase Data

Added: 12.07.2019
Updated: 16.09.2020
Claimed: 05.08.2019
Verified: 19.09.2019
  • Validated team members on Startbase
  • Registered at a German Handelsregister
  • Headquarter located in Germany
  • Scalable Business Model
  • Innovative Business Model


heat_it - the smart way to cure mosquito bites by applying concentrated heat using your smartphone as the energy source and user interface for the device.
  • 2018
  • 11-50 Employees
  • heat_it GmbH
  • Handelsregister
  • Karlsruhe, DE