Margin Assessment of Lumpectomy Specimens within the Surgical Suite
AccuMargin's 3D specimen imaging system enables workflow-friendly assessment of margins in real-time within the operating suite. Using proprietary algorithms, AccuMarginâ€™s system enables a surgeon to visualize a lumpectomy specimen in 3D and assess whether margins are clean in order to improve clinical outcomes of breast conserving surgeries.
Nanobiomimetic reagent-free technology
Nanobiomimetic reagent-free technology is based on direct electrochemical communication between the sensor and the analyte without third party involved. It offers 0.1 Âµm3 spatial and 3 ms temporal resolution per image based on aWHr energy change at early asymptomatic stage diseases without environmental contamination and no protein interference.
Booth: 11M - 11T
SMARTYÂ® â€“ Advanced Protection for Fall Mitigation.
SMARTY utilizes a patented, highly efficient dilatant/honeycomb impact resistance material system (EVO2â„¢) to reduce traumatic brain injury for older adults and for persons prone to falls. The protective headgear is designed for aesthetic appeal and comfort by using advanced materials and customized manufacturing techniques.
Microbiome Based Diagnostic for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Biomecite Diagnostics is commercializing an Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) diagnostic based on a microbiome signature technology developed at the University of Maryland, Baltimore. The technology uses a statistical, computational method to rapidly and comprehensively characterize and compare metagenomic data based on sequence composition.
I-PASS: Intracranial Pressure Assessment and Screening System
I-PASS utilizes three small external sensors to calculate intracranial pressure (ICP). ICP is an important marker of brain health, but there is no current system for monitoring it noninvasively. I-PASS uses near-infrared sensors on the forehead, ear, and finger for blood flow information, from which ICP is calculated.
Ceramic Antimicrobial Coatings -Pulsed Pressure CVD
Koti Technologies applies highly active photo-catalytic coatings using a proprietary Pulsed Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition method (PPMOCVD). PPMOCVD allows the rapid application of highly photo-catalytic ceramic coatings to objects such as door handles, lift buttons and hand rails to impart hard wearing, long lasting, antimicrobial properties.
Micro surgical Microscope / The intraoperative surgical optical coherence tomography probe
The main advantage of this method is that the real-time OCT image can be visualized through one of the eye-piece lenses of the surgical microscope and microscope image can be viewed through the remaining eye-piece lens simultaneously. In this system, the high accuracy and the stability was ensured.
Neuromonitoring medical screw / Medical implant system preventing nerve damage
Neuromonitoring pedicle screw consists of original pedicle screw, conducting line, and electrical stimulating driver. Conductive portion of the pedicle screw can stimulate the nerve root or spinal cord.
Titanium implant surface modification/NBT
A simple and scalable surface modification treatment was developed, in which nano- and micro-scale features are introduced into the surface of titanium (Ti) substrates by means of a novel and eco-friendly oxidative aqueous solution composed of hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and sodium bicarbonate (NaHCO3).
Design of a Miniature Medical Oxygen Concentrator
A miniature medical oxygen concentrator was designed based on a novel, single-bed, 4-step Rapid Pressure Swing Adsorption Process for continuous supply of 90% O2 from ambient air. The Lehigh patented design requires 50% of the adsorbent inventory in a typical commercial-unit and also lowers the power consumption by 10%.
Parallel Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging with Space-Division Multiplexing
The first approach is to develop high-speed line-scan cameras or high sweep rate tunable lasers.The second approach is to use parallel detection channels to improve OCT imaging speed.
Carbon Nanostructure-based Immunoassay
This invention is a rapid, field-use immunoassay device that utilizes nanostructures to quickly provide unambiguous, easily-visible detection of disease. The deviceâ€™s sensitivity allows pathogen sub-strain differentiation and â€œreal timeâ€ epidemiology. The elimination of dye tagging removes the need for supporting microscopes and photometers and also reduces false positive results.
Measurement of O-phthalaldehyde (OPA) by High Pressure Liquid Chromatography (HPLC) with Post Column Derivatization
A simple, inexpensive, NIST traceable process. OPA quantitated in water-based liquids using high pressure liquid chromatography (HPLC) method combined with post-column derivatization. Does not require hazardous chemicals nor has a hazardous waste stream to discard. Developed for International Space Station to replace a proprietary process made unavailable to NASA.
Smart Wearable Sleep Detection Device
Prosthetic Electromechanical Clutch for energy efficient Exoskeletons
A low power, electromechanical, unidirectional rotary clutch mechanism suitable for prosthetic applications.
Microfluidic hemoperfusion device for treatment of sepsis
We have developed a platform technology that leverages high flow rate microfluidics and advanced surface coatings to enable safe and efficient removal of pathogenic entities from blood. As an initial application we are focusing on removal of endotoxin for treatment of sepsis.
Wireless ultrasound microprobe system based on smart devices
Possessing unique core technologies for portable ultrasound system such as high resolution ultrasound imaging technology, real time signal processing technology using AP and mobile GPU of smart devices, intelligent UI technology, low temperature/low electricity smart probe, minimized low noise power supply, and real time WIFI transmission technology
Remote Breast Cancer Computer-Aided Detection and Pre-Diagnosis
This technology provides a general description of the Computer-Aided Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Cancer. This research project is to apply machine learning techniques combined with computer vision to mammograms, which will be used for detecting and pre-diagnosing breast cancer at its earliest stages, when it can still be cured.
Myoelectric prosthetic hand
Myoelectric prosthetic hand externally powered by electrical signals produced in the muscles of the arm to generate two main movements, open/close the entire hand and open/close the index finger with the thumb. A single motor is used, which receives the electrical signals to perform the movements.
Portable microfluidic system for quantifying a population of cancer cells in suspension.
This technology consists of a portable microfluidic system for quantifying a population of cancer cells in suspension by electrokinetic forces and surface plasmon resonance.
Multi-point haptic device
The technology consists on a multi-point haptic device with 5 mechanisms, one for each finger, able to send force feedback to the user depending on the application. Each mechanism has 2 degrees of freedom, 10 for the entire system that allows a complete haptic experience to the user.
Multipoint Haptic Device
Multipoint interaction for enhanced haptic experience. Advanced manufacturing using 3D printing technology. High torque DC motors enable a backdrivable (compliant) mechanism. Step down voltage regulators (buck) enable a novel torque control configuration for the abovementioned actuators.
Nano Ebers: Effective Honey Chitosan Nanofiber Antimicrobial Wound Dressing
â€œNano Ebersâ€ wound dressing are electrospun nanofibers made from unusually high concentrations of honey (>50%) and chitosan. Nano Ebers, which can be further optimized to contain additional natural antimicrobials and wound healing materials, exhibit favorable higher antimicrobial and wound healing properties compared to commercial dressings.
Booth: 16M - 16T
A miniature NIR spectroscope that allows for measurement of optical parameters of tissue and determination of the absolute values of biological chromophores. Instrument miniaturization and wireless capability enable the design of a portable instrument for monitoring of subject's brain activity during motor tasks and use in outâ€patient applications.
Augmented Reality Solution for Sterile Field Proximity / Contact Detection and Visualization
A new computer-based sensing (e.g., passive/active computer vision), tracking, proximity/contact detection, event chaining, and visualization techniques to transform sterile field training techniques and clinical practices into an exercise that automates oversight and provides visual/auditory indications of performance to decrease nosocomial infections.
Improved Deep Brain Stimulation System for Increased Therapeutic Efficacy
Deep Brain Stimulation system for the treatment of Parkinsonâ€™s disease. The system is optimized for therapeutic efficacy, reduced side effects, and patient comfort. Optimization focuses the electrical stimulation to only the targeted brain area, substantially reducing the power demands, and allowing for miniaturization of system components.
Occlusive central venous catheter securement dressing
This device is designed to significantly reduce the number of catheter-related bloodstream infections. Such infections result in excess mortality, prolonged length of hospital stay and significant financial losses to healthcare facilities.
A key piece of any artificial retina implant is the interface of an electronic signal with the neurons of the plexiform layer of the retina. Traditionally this connection is accomplished using an array of electrodes to send the signals to the neurons.
Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy
Zenalux has developed a patent-protected, photonic system that quickly and non-destructively measures important biomarkers including hemoglobin concentration, hemoglobin saturation and scattering (a measure of cell density and necrosis). The technique can be applied more widely to any turbid media beyond biological systems.
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