Sensor for the gluten sensitivity. Sensor for the gluten sensitivity. According to ‘Nima’ co-founders Shireen Yates and Scott Sundvor Nima from MIT, “we’re here to remove anxiety from your plate. With tools and information that lets you know if your food is safe for you. The Nima sensor is a pocket-sized device can test food items on-the-go for gluten. This is faster, cheaper, and usable right at the dinner table. Nima is optimized to detect 20ppm of gluten and above”.