Contest Details
1st Runner-up

Gense Technologies Portable and Self-administrable Medical Imaging for Remote Preventive Screening and Chronic Disease Monitoring

Company Details
Region Of Origin Founder
Hong Kong
Cyberport Community Status
Smart Space Tenant
Business Details
Technology Sector

Gense offers an affordable and portable self-help medical imaging device for in-depth health monitoring and preventive screening at home and clinics. The device targets some of the costliest diseases’ early detection and chronic disease management for liver, lungs, kidney and more. Developed as a home-based medical imaging modality to assist telemedicine, the imaging scan can be self-administrable by users without any substantive operativetraining, powered by cloud-based machine learning algorithms. Gense is the Winner of the Alibaba/HSBC Jumpstarter Global Competition and is the Grand Winner of the ICT Startup Awards. The company is built by a team of 15 PhDs and researchers from Stanford, Cambridge, and Hong Kong. The team is also coordinating over 8 partnerships with professors on clinical trials and engineering. Gense has raised USD 2.5mil from grants and investment to date, and developed capacity to mass manufacture with medical device certification. The startup has also been approached by healthcare distributors from over 20 markets globally, including private hospital network, clinic chains, health insurers,and multinational conglomerates.

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