Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Startup developing AI for TB detection; secures federal business innovation grant

(Christine Coolick Creative Services, LLC) Diascopic LLC, a Cleveland-based medical research company that develops rapid, mobile, low-cost and accurate diagnostic technology, will use a highly competitive federal grant to develop and apply new artificial intelligence and digital pathology tools for detecting tuberculosis. The company has conducted preliminary studies in African clinical locations where TB is prevalent. Preliminary results were promising enough to secure $225,000 in Small Business Innovation Research funding from the NIH's National Institute for Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering.