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Previous Projects -2012

  • AMTAC - Adjustment Mechanism for the Transfer to Adaptive Cycles.

    Customer:

    J.E. (Johnny) Fahner-Vihtelic, Office of Technology Transfer, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Jayne Gavrity
    • Cassandra Gorman
    • Simon Kim
    • Caitlin O’Connell

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  • Accufeed - A device and method of sterile media transfer from IV bags in accurate, user defined volumes for use in cell and tissue culture.

    Customer:

    Christopher Strohsahl, Ph.D., Biophysics, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Laura Chess
    • Greg Hartnett
    • Chris Schmitt
    • Karen Sholler
    • Chelsea Virgile

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  • BrIm Box - A positioning device used during intra-operative breast tissue imaging for lumpectomy procedure.

    Customer:

    Axel W. E. Wismueller, M.D., Ph.D and Avice M. O'Connell, M.D., M.A., University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Brian Dixon
    • Andrea Morrell
    • Teresa Yung
    • Sijia Zhang

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  • FloMaR - Surgical IV Fluid Administration in Adults: Measurement and Recording Without a Pump.

    Customer:

    Stephen M. Breneman, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Margaret Fettis
    • Garrett Goss
    • Catherine Marando
    • Zachary Milstone
    • Kimberly Ornell

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  • H.U.A. - Computerized battery of self-tests provides Auditory Fitness for Duty screening for the Armed Forces to detect individuals with diminished hearing ability.

    Customer:

    Anne E. Luebke, Ph.D., Departments of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Brian Schwartz
    • Daniel Shedd
    • Jonathan Isaacs
    • Andrew Matsushima

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  • HemoGlove/HemoPad - A simplified fecal occult blood testing unit for detecting blood in patients' stool. This will reduce the number of necessary components and streamline the test for the physician and patient.

    Customer:

    Albert T. Barnes, Jr., Mederistic Solutions

    Team Members:

    • Travis Bevington
    • Joseph Bucukovski
    • Ruth Davis
    • Sam LoPresti

    Supervisor:

  • Mono-Mano - A one-handed cycling control device that integrates the controls of steering, braking, and gear-shifting onto a single, removable apparatus, designed to attach to a recumbent tricycle and accommodate users with only one fully functional arm.

    Customer:

    John Fahner-Vihtelic, Office of Technology Transfer, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Jackson Block
    • Sara Hutchinson
    • Dominic Marino
    • David Narrow
    • Martin Szeto
  • Pro-Bal - In-Therapy proprioception and balance training device to aid in the rehabilitation of people recovering from stroke.

    Customer:

    Rick Adrid, Physical Therapy Supervisor, Unity Health System

    Team Members:

    • Douglas Clift
    • Greta Collins
    • DJ Schwartz
    • Vee Wongsirikul

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  • Pulmonary Hemodynamic Model of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome

    Customer:

    Michael Swartz, Advanced Practice Nurses, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Christopher Cistrone
    • Andrew Hagar
    • Alexander Kotelsky

    Supervisor:

  • RedCat - A biliary catheter system with red LEDs embedded within the catheter lumen to activate photosensitizers for catheter sterilization utilizing photodynamic therapy.

    Customer:

    Thomas Foster, Ph.D., Department of Imaging Sciences, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Yvonne Teng
    • Andrew Wescott
    • Xuxin Zhang
    • Ting Zheng

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  • SteriBot Systems - Customized Sterile Environment for Robotic Multiprobe Device.

    Customer:

    Ian Dickerson, Ph.D., University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Ellen Coleman
    • Dan Reynolds
    • Amir Patel
    • Jennifer Williams
    • Kyle Sreniawski

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  • VertiGone - Head mounted device provides a system to facilitate the remote diagnosis of Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo.

    Customer:

    Gary D. Paige, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurobiology & Anatomy, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Sarah Ko
    • Kevin McCarthy
    • Eric So
    • Tony Yen

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  • pHOX - Device intended for research use which provides method for simultaneously monitoring esophageal pH and blood oxygen desaturation.

    Customer:

    Jeffrey Peters, M.D. & Candice Wilshire, M.D., Department of Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center

    Team Members:

    • Olga Gritsevskaya
    • Jennifer Landry
    • David Lee
    • Tonima Quabili
    • Geoffrey Yee

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