Vitrix Health is using biosensors and machine learning to catch diseases early and empower low and middle-income patient to seek diagnosis and treatment before disease progression, saving lives and dollars.
Field tested oral cancer prototype in India with a local NGO.
Completed government I-Corps Accelerator to find target customer and market.
Begun EMR application development which will allow hospitals more accuracy in screening patients.
Won 1st place at COZAD New Venture Competition
Won 2nd place at Final Four Pitch Competition
Begun prototyping new devices for other health care needs.
Dr. Magelli Introduces Aashay and Ayush
Aashay and Ayush begin brainstorming on ways to impact developing nations
Identified Oral Cancer as a problem and begun ideating on solutions
Developed Initial MVP using combination of eye glasses optics system paired with lighting device
Pitched Initial MVP at SocialFuse at University of Illinois
Received microgrant from Founders at UIUC
Developed V2 of Protype allowing it to be attached to a cell phone camera
Began speaking with NGO to work out distribution strategy
Received grant funding from 1517Fund, a Peter Thiel Foundation Fund.
Developed V3 prototype in the form of an intraoral camera after customer discovery. Successfully prototyped a $10 and $150 dollar solution for detecting oral cancer quicker.
Bring on 2 board members: Prof. Madhu and Prof. Amos
Begun project with EntreCORPS Consulting
Partnered with University of Mendoza to start clinical testing of oral cancer device. Traveled to Argentina in order to set up clinical trial.
Find first pre-cancer legion using Vitrix Health system in Argentina that would not be found using a naked eye exam
Received 45K in funding from winning COZAD (University of Illinois startup competition)
Start iVenture Accelerator
Start at EnterpriseWorks Incubator - Research Park