Ultrasound Detection Systems, LLC

Madison, CT 06443

SBIR Award Summary

Total Number of Awards 1
Total Value of Awards $198K
First Award Date 09/01/02
Most Recent Award Date 09/01/02

Key Personnel

Last Name Name Awards Contact
Dione Donald P Dione 1

1 Award Won

Phase 1 SBIR

Agency: Department of Health & Human Services
Budget: 09/01/02 - 02/28/04

DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): X-ray mammography is the standard for the detection of breast cancer. Mammography is not ideal due to its use of ionizing radiation, its superposition artifacts, its inability to differentiate malignant from benign lesions, and its inability to detect 8-22% of palpable breast cancers. Echo ultrasound imaging ...