PRTODAY / NewswireToday Free press release distribution service network

More news: Software
Written by / Agency / Source: Critical Group

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article


Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Retmarker Receives Honourable Mention in Cotec-Unicer Award for Innovative Products - Retmarker is a Medical Device for Decision Support in the ophthalmology domain, developed by Critical Health in partnership with AIBILI (Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image)
Retmarker Receives Honourable Mention in Cotec-Unicer Award for Innovative Products

 

NewswireToday - /newswire/ - Coimbra, Portugal, 2010/06/02 - Retmarker is a Medical Device for Decision Support in the ophthalmology domain, developed by Critical Health in partnership with AIBILI (Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image).

   
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Critical Health was distinguished yesterday with an Honourable Mention in the COTEC-UNICER Award for Innovation Products, an award attributed by the Entrepreneurial Association for Innovation (Associação Empresarial para a Inovação - COTEC) and UNICER , and supported by the Expresso Newspaper. This award aims to recognize the Retmarker product, a Medical Device for decision support in the ophthalmology domain from Critical Health, a holding of Critical SGPS devoted to the development of groundbreaking technological solutions to prevent loss of mobility and vision. This award was presented by Carlos Moreira da Silva, Chairman at COTEC, and António Pires de Lima, UNICER’s President of the Executive Board, during the 7th COTEC National Innovation Encounter, which this year was dedicated to the theme “The Innovator’s DNA”, and was held in Estoril’s Congress Centre and had the presence of His Excellency the President of the Portuguese Republic, Professor Aníbal Cavaco Silva.

Critical Health is a groundbreaking software solution, recently qualified as a "Class IIa Medical Device" at a European level. This system simplifies the diagnostic made by ophthalmologists, as they now have a more precise source of information, which is not prone to errors related to the complexity in the estimations of lesion areas present in each subfield of a retinography (colour fundus photograph), a non-invasive imaging method, essential for the monitoring of the progression of several retinal pathologies.

Retmarker has been developed in conjunction with several experts from AIBILI (Association for Innovation and Biomedical Research on Light and Image), a R&D institute located in Coimbra.

Retmarker was also recently distinguished in London with a prize in the European IT Excellence Awards.

Available in several versions, RetmarkerDR monitors the progression of Diabetic Retinopathy, using advanced proprietary algorithms that help ophthalmologists detect and calculate the appearance and disappearance rates of microaneurysms in the retina and infer, with the help of this information, the evolution of a disease consequence of Diabetes, which is one of the highest growing causes of preventable blindness in developed countries. RetmarkerC enables the automatic detection of changes in the retina due to several pathologies. As to RetmarkerAMD , it is a new solution in development that enables the computer-assisted marking of digital images of patients with Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD), the main cause of blindness in persons over 50 in developed countries.

About Critical Health
Critical Health (critical-health.com) is a Critical Software spin-off and a holding of Critical SGPS, dedicated to the development of groundbreaking technological solutions in the field of loss of Vision and Mobility prevention. One solution developed by Critical Health is Retmarker, a decision support tool available in different versions, developed to detect and monitor ophthalmologic lesions. Other groundbreaking solution is the Health Monitoring solution, a system for remote monitoring that enable better healthcare services for elderly persons in assisted living facilities. Critical Health’s innovative solutions are developed through partnerships with the best Universities, Hospitals and Scientific Research Institutions.

 
 
Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Software Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


 

Written by / Agency / Source: Critical Group

 
 

Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)

 

Traffic Booster: [/] Quick Newswire Today Visibility Checker

 

Distribution / Indexing: [+]

 
 
# # #
 
Software Warnings - IMPORTANT:
Always be aware/cautious about what you download on your computer/mobile! PURCHASE SOFTWARE related keywords / Banner Ads. Click HERE for details!
.

 
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Software articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!


Retmarker Receives Honourable Mention in Cotec-Unicer Award for Innovative Products

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name Newswire Today and LINK as the source.
 
  Is this your article?
Activate ALL web links and social stream by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!

|
Publisher Contact: Rui Melo Biscaia - CriticalSoftware.com 
+351 239 989 100 rui.m.biscaia[.]critical-health.com
 
Newswire Today - PRZOOM / PRTODAY disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any Critical Group securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Software via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY



Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!


Read Latest Articles From Critical Group / Company Profile


Read Software Most Recent Related Newswires:

IIITM-K and IBM India Develop Real-Time Water Quality Measurement System on IBM Watson IoT Platform
PACE Honors Noble Systems for Contributions in Customer Engagement
Mentor Graphics Expands Formal Verification’s Reach with New Cross-Platform GUI and Apps
Splunk Cloud Launches on AWS Marketplace
PTC and ServiceMax Announce New Connected Field Service Deployment
Crédit Mutuel and IBM Watson Put Technology at the Service of People
Splunk Named One of the 'Best Places to Work' for 10th Consecutive Year
TransCelerate Selects Veeva Vault SiteExchange
Zendesk and Fabric Bring Customer Service to Mobile App Development and Experience
Telstra and IBM Aspera Team up to Enable Media File Transfer Capability and Global Media File Collaboration
Oracle Buys Moat
California School District Performs Successful Datacenter Migration with NAKIVO
Etkin Johnson Real Estate Partners Selects Yardi Voyager
IBM Integrates Automated Alerts from the Weather Company to Enhance Resiliency Communications as a Service
HARMAN Recognized as A Finalist for Gartner Data & Analytics Excellence Awards

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns


LIFETIME SOCIAL MEDIA WALL
NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business


PREMIUM Members


Visit  JobsWare.com

Visit  NAKIVO, Inc.





 
  ©2017 Newswire Today — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneurs newswire distribution prtoday.com freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today - NOT affiliated with PRNewswire as we declined their partnership offer in 2013
 
PRTODAY & NewswireTODAY are NOT affiliated with USA TODAY (usatoday.com)