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Mentioned in: Bundle Branch Block Diagnostic, a designer and developer of software-based medical devices in computer cards, and Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME See AIT. ), pioneer in designing high- performance, ultra-miniature medical electronics instrumentation, have signed a technology development partnership agreement. The companies will develop technology for PC Card, Springboard module, and USB-based medical devices. QRS and AME are also collaborating on wireless local area network and Internet-connected instruments.
"The technology resulting from the partnership, combined with our own portfolio of patents, strengthens QRS' leadership in producing software-based medical devices that are portable, upgradeable and affordable," says Patrick Lichter, chief technology officer, QRS.
"This partnership between QRS and AME provides a clear path for timely and efficient introduction of new medical device technology into broad markets," says Gary Havey, president, AME.
The partnership agreement includes the development of technology from several AME research projects for the design of PC Card, Springboard module, and USB-based medical devices as well as local area network and Internet-connected instruments. QRS and AME have developed, and continue to develop, the technology under projects funded by various federal agencies, including the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality,
n.pr formerly known as the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, this agency researches the quality of medical care and health services. , the National Aeronautics and Space Administration National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), civilian agency of the U.S. federal government with the mission of conducting research and developing operational programs in the areas of space exploration, artificial satellites (see satellite, artificial), , the National Institutes of Health, and the U.S. Army.
About Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME)
Founded in 1990, Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation (AME) is a privately held corporation Noun 1. privately held corporation - a corporation owned by a few people; shares have no public market
close corporation, closed corporation, private corporation headquartered in Minneapolis, Minn. AME designs and produces high-performance, ultra-miniature medical electronics instrumentation. We focus on delivering performance, durability, and value in our proven area of expertise.
Advanced Medical Electronics Corporation can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.ame-corp.com .
About QRS Diagnostic
Founded in 1994, QRS Diagnostic, Plymouth, Minn., uses software technology to design and develop FDA-approved medical devices that simplify and reduce the costs of diagnostic testing Diagnostic testing
Testing performed to determine if someone is affected with a particular disease.
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1. data. They enable primary care physicians to cost-effectively practice high-tech medicine while delivering the accuracy that specialists and hospitals demand. The affordability, durability and mobility of QRS devices also advance diagnostic testing and patient monitoring for disease management, home healthcare and personal health management.
QRS can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.QRSdiagnostic.com .
For more information, call 612/922-5551.