ULTRASOUND SYSTEM FOR OPHTHALMIC TISSUE ANALYSIS

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$150,000.00
Award Year:
1987
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase II
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
3173
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Sonocare, Inc.
20 W. Ridgewood Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ, 07450
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
Udo W. Drews
Principal Investigator
(201) 444-3834
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THIS PROGRAM IS AIMED AT DEVELOPING A COMMERCIAL SYSTEM INCORPORATING ADVANCED ULTRASONIC TECHNIQUES FOR IMPROVED DIAGNOSIS, TREATMENT PLANNING, AND TREATMENT MONITORING IN THE EYE AND ORBIT. THE SYSTEM WILL INCLUDE FACILITIES FOR ACQUIRING DIGITIZED SAMPLES OF ECHO SIGNALS, PROCESSING THEM, AND COMPARING RESULTS TO DATA FROM KNOWN DISEASED STATES. OF MOST INTEREST IS THE EXAMINATION AND CLASSIFICATION OF OCULAR TUMORS, ALTHOUGH THE TECHNIQUES WILL BE INCLUDED FOR EXAMINING A WIDE VARIETY OF OCULAR AND ORBITAL PATHOLOGY.

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