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OptoSonics, Inc. Company Profile

18:33 EDT 24th June 2018 | BioPortfolio

Founded in 1994 by Dr. Robert Kruger, OptoSonics, Inc. is a private research and development organization. Dr. Kruger is one of the pioneers of digital x-ray imaging technologies and inventor of thermoacoustic imaging. He has 18 issued patents and has published more than 125 articles and papers on related topics.
First Capital, First Breast Scanner Prototype
In 1995, OptoSonics successfully secured funding from the National Institutes of Health to develop a breast scanner based on radio-wave absorption and its proprietary thermoacoustic imaging technology. The company developed a prototype of the world’s first thermoacoustic breast scanner three years later. In 1999 OptoSonics obtained additional financing through a Series A Preferred Stock offering to build and test a second thermoacoustic breast scanner.
In 2000 OptoSonics initiated a clinical trial of its scanner with additional funding from the NIH and the Indiana Twenty-First Century Initiative. More than 150 patients have been imaged with the TCT breast scanner between 2000 and 2002.

Location

351 West 10th StSuite 250
Indianapolis
Indiana
46202
United States of America

Contact

Phone: (317) 278-9961
Fax: (317) 278-9965
Email: info@optosonics.com


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Founded in 1994 by Dr. Robert Kruger, OptoSonics, Inc. is a private research and development organization. Dr. Kruger is one of the pioneers of digital x-ray imaging technologies and inventor of therm...

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