Consumer Electronics Show 2017
Brain Initiative Investigator Conference
January 4-8, 2017: WMP along with its licensee Promaxo bring a compact electropermanent MRI system to the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas.
$1M investment for WMP licensee Promaxo
December 19, 2016: In collaboration with researchers at the University of Maryland, WMP presented a poster at the Brain Initiative Investigator Conference in North Bethesda, MD, entitled “Wireless Current Detection Using a Spin-Transfer Nano-Oscillator by Near-Field Induction.”
IEEE EMBS Conference on Micro and Nanotechnology
December 13, 2016: WMP licensee Promaxo completed ~$1M in investment for development and commercialization of an office-based pelvic MRI system using technology licensed from WMP.
$2M Grant for WMP licensee Tesoro Imaging
December 12-16, 2016: A presentation made by Dr. Lamar Mair of WMP to the IEEE EMBS Conference on Micro and Nanotechnology in Medicine (in collaboration with Johns Hopkins scientists), on rapid manufacturing of shape-engineered particles for MRI, reporting on progress made under a grant from the National Institutes of Standards and Technology.
Article in Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials
November 1, 2016: WMP spin-off (and licensee) Tesoro Imaging Srl and its collaborators won a $2M European grant to examine the role of WMP-designed ultra-high resolution MRI systems in selectively replacing excisional biopsies.
Brain Biosciences sells second equine high-resolution PET system
October 10, 2016: Publication accepted by the Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials on biofilm disruption with rotating micro-rods, in order to enhance efficacy of antibiotics (under image-guidance of WMP-designed systems).
WMP wins grant from National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
October 1, 2016: WMP spin-off Brain Biosciences sold its second equine high-resolution PET system and made the cover of Veterinary Radiology.
Gordon Conference on In Vivo Nuclear Magnetic Resonance
August 1, 2016: WMP was awarded an SBIR Commercialization Research Project grant by the National Institute of Neurological Neurological Disorders and Stroke to accelerate regulatory milestones for a compact head-sized compact MRI system.
WMP assigns intellectual property to Philips Medical
July 17, 2016: Dr. Alek Nacev of WMP presents an invited talk at the Gordon Conference on In Vivo Nuclear Magnetic Resonance on the topic of electropermanent MRI systems.
July 1, 2016: WMP assigned an intellectual property on x-ray sensor technology to Philips Medical, for an undisclosed amount.