OsciFlex

Project Information

Problem

Blood clots form in the veins of patients with various clinical conditions and can form pulmonary embolism that cause death or increase hospital stays, thereby increasing costs.

Solution

A wearable device capable of restoring “active” flow patterns in immobilized subjects to both genetically and physically prevent clot formation.

Technology Type

Diagnostic

Aids with identifying the nature and cause(s) of a clinical problem or illness

Facilitator

Increases the efficacy of a clinical process or procedure

Therapeutic

Enables healing from or treatment of an illness or clinical problem

Monitor

Records/shares data as on-going surveillance of a clinical problem, process or procedure

PI/Inventor(s)

John Welsh, PhD

Post Doctoral Research Fellow

Mark Kahn, MD

Edward S. Cooper, MD/Norman Roosevelt and Elizabeth Meriwether McLure Professor

Company Formed

OsciFlex

Cohort

2018-2019