A Better Way to Treat Atrial Fibrillation – Sanjiv Narayan and Ruchir Sehra, former clinical researchers at UC San Diego, co-founded Topera, successfully launching an improved medical device for atrial fibrillation ablation.
- 569 Sanjiv Narayan
- 568 Ruchir Sehra
Facial Emotions through AI – Marian Bartlett, former researcher, co-founded Emotient. The company’s Facial Action Coding Systems [FACS] measures primary emotions like anger, contempt, disgust, fear, joy, sadness and surprise. It can also register positive, negative or neutral response.
- 1088 Marian Bartlett
A Blood Test Sans Blood – Joshua Windmiller and Jared Tangney, former graduate students, co-founded Biolinq (fka Electrozyme) to develop skin-applied electrochemical sensors that analyze body fluids to provide actionable health information.
- 559 Jared Tangney
- 560 Joshua Windmiller