Margin Assessment of Lumpectomy Specimens within the Surgical Suite
AccuMargin (a spinout of the University of Chicago), IL, United States
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.
Primary Application Area: Medical Devices
Technology Development Status: Prototype
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 3
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Value Proposition: Improved margin assessment will result in higher quality of care for women and decreased costs to the healthcare system through decreased need for re-operation surgeries.
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
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Primary Sources of Funding: Federal Grant
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