nView medical Raises $1.2 Million in Seed Financing
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 23, 2018
SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 23, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- nView medical, a Salt Lake City, Utah-based surgical imaging company raised $1.2 million in seed financing. Fusion Fund led the round, with the participation of angel investors and matching funds from the National Science Foundation and the State of Utah. nView medical develops AI-based image creation technology for the operating room.
"Fusion Fund is excited to join the nView team," noted Lu Zhang, the Founding and Managing Partner of Fusion Fund. "There is a great potential for applying AI technology to improve surgical imaging. nView has one of the best products and teams in the industry for this endeavor. We are excited to help accelerate the company for its next stage of partnership and market expansion."
"The National Science Foundation supports small businesses with the most innovative, cutting-edge ideas that have the potential to become great commercial successes and make huge societal impacts," said Barry Johnson, Director of Division of Industrial Innovation and Partnerships at NSF.
"We are moving our imaging technology from the lab into the operating room," said Cristian Atria, nView's CEO. "Funds will be used to develop research partnerships with leading clinical institutions and obtain regulatory clearance. We look forward to fulfill our mission to make surgeries safer, faster and consistently accurate."
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