UV Light Care
UV Light Care develops ultraviolet light technologies for disinfection, with a focus on vascular access devices and indwelling catheters. Antibiotics are not always effective in destroying bacteria, and catheter infections are a top cause of hospitalization in the US and overseas. UV Light Care is creating an innovative and low cost hand-held device to answer unmet disinfection needs of the global catheter market, worth more than $30 billion.
BioDirection, Inc. is a privately held medical device company developing novel and rapid point-of-care technologies for the objective diagnosis and management of concussion and other traumatic brain injury (TBI). The company’s lead product, the Tbit™ blood test, delivers biologically-based results shown to accurately confirm a concussion in less than 90 seconds. BioDirection’s platform system utilizes a patented bio-nanowire technology with the potential for use in a range of applications in point-of-care diagnostics.
3Derm Systems, Inc. is a teledermatology triage system enabling users to take clinical-quality 3D images of skin lesions and upload them to dermatologists for review. One in five Americans will develop skin cancer during their lifetime, but the wait time to see a dermatologist can be months or even longer than a year. By remotely triaging patients' skin concerns, dermatologists can give peace of mind to patients with benign conditions, while expediting appointments for patients requiring immediate care.
Yofumo Technologies has developed proprietary technology and devices to eliminate bacteria, mold and other agents in cannabis products. Growers, dispensaries and delivery services had no effective method to sanitize cannabis and its byproducts until now. 2016 saw medicinal and recreational cannabis sales reach $6.7 billion in the US, according to Fortune Magazine. Regulated cannabis products are legal in 28 states, including California and Massachusetts, as well as in Washington, DC.
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