Ultrasound Elastography Add-on Module for Characterizing Liver Tissue

CFP: #89 Round: 16
Unversity/Faculty: Cairo University Project Type: PRP Company: N/A
ITAC Fund: EGP 130,000 Start Date: 3/1/2015 End Date: Ongoing

Project Output:

Investigates the feasibility to develop an add-on flexible elastography module that can be integrated with commercially available ultrasound machines to reconstruct elastographic strain images for the tissues to diagnose some diseases such as liver fibrosis, body tumors, and atherosclerosis.

Project KPIs:

  • Technology KPI:

    Patent: Method and apparatus to measure tissue displacement and strain using ultrasound

  • Conference Papers:
    • A Manufacturer Independent Ultrasound Elastography Add-On Module.
    • Elastography Reconstruction from Ultrasound Brightness Mode Imaging Using Hierarchy Recursive Tracking.
  • Commercial Indicator:

    Spin Out: Dileny Tech Smart Solution.