TechConnect Innovation Program

MRI Diagnosis and Monitoring of Osteoarthritis

Oregon Health & Sciences University, Oregon, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

OHSU developed software that enables the non-invasive, diagnosis of asymptomatic osteoarthritis, monitoring of intervention and preventive measures, and monitoring of allograft transplantations.

Primary Application Area: Medical Devices

Technology Development Status: Proven Manufacturability

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 8

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: Half the elderly U.S. population will have osteoarthritis (OA). This software enables MRI to enable the identification of asymptomatic OA and track improvement through supplementation and lifestyle changes.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 811

Website: www.ohsu.edu/xd/research/techtransfer/

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant, University

Looking for: Development / License Partners