Medoptics Corporation

Tucson, AZ 85714

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 5
Total Value of Awards $0.0
First Award Date 03/01/95
Most Recent Award Date 08/01/98

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Toker Emre Toker 1
Schempp William V Schempp 2
Damento Michael A Damento 2

5 Awards Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 08/01/98 - 03/31/99

A long-standing problem in digital x-ray imaging is the low light output from phosphor screens. This creates a particular difficulty in digital imaging because imaging areas are usually larger than the detectors (typically CCDs) and because of the need for shielding the detector from direct x-ray hits. Thes...

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 08/01/98 - 03/31/99

CRT monitors are becoming an essential component of diagnostic medical imaging as electronic imaging replaces older technologies. There is a real need for routine quality assurance of these monitors to optimize image quality and allow for correct diagnoses. We propose to develop a portable hand-held qual...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/01/97 - 08/31/98

Patient anxiety and discomfort are considerable during current breast specimen biopsy procedures due to the long time needed to verify lesion removal with existing radiography systems, while poor image quality leads to excess removal of healthy tissue and missed lesions. A faster system with better imaging cap...

Phase 2 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 09/30/96 - 08/31/97

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Topic:
Budget: 03/01/95 - 08/30/95

The aim of this proposal is to develop a compact, filmless, electronic x- ray imaging system for high resolution breast specimen radiography. This device is intended for use in the operating room for rapid radiography of excisional breast specimens, and in radiology for needle core biopsy procedures. This approach will enable the surgeon a...