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Acertara R&D Team Receives U.S. Patent for Ultrasound Probe Tester

LONGMONT, CO July 18th, 2017.  Acertara, an independent ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited medical ultrasound acoustic measurement, testing, and calibration laboratory, and ISO13485:2003 certified probe repair and new product development facility, announces that their R&D team has been awarded United States patent # 9,696,356 for a device and method of testing ultrasound probes.

Commenting on the new patent, G. Wayne Moore, President and CEO of Acertara, said: “This patent represents the 25th patent our team has been awarded relative to diagnostic ultrasound system and probe testing devices. Our engineering team first developed the modern ultrasound probe testing paradigm more than 17 years ago when we introduced FirstCall at Sonora Medical Systems. Continuing that legacy at Acertara has led to the development of several important new probe testing devices including Aureon and ATLAS which have continued to pave the way for our advanced probe repair capabilities.” The research and development team at Acertara Acoustic Laboratories has been awarded more than 45 United States and International patents ranging from 3D ultrasound products to devices that deliver super-saturated levels of oxygen to myocardial tissue of heart attack patients.   

About Acertara:

Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, located in Longmont, Colorado is an independent ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited advanced acoustic measurement, testing, and calibration facility providing diagnostic and therapeutic acoustic power testing and measurement services to ultrasound OEMs, researchers, and regulatory bodies around the world. Acertara also manufactures and sells a complete line of acoustic power testing products; including its industry standard Acoustic Power Lab Suite and AMS software. Acertara also manufactures and sells probe testing devices; Aureon™, AmpSafe™ and ATLAS™. Acertara offers contract-based advanced ultrasound research and product development and engineering design services. Acertara is also ISO9001:2008 and ISO13485:2003 certified for ultrasound probe repair. Additional information for Acertara is available on its website at www.acertaralabs.com, or contact sales@acertaralabs.com. Acertara Acoustic Laboratories, LLC is a Veteran owned and operated business.

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July 18, 2017 Press Release