ChemImage Issued 100th Patent

ChemImage Corporation announced today the receipt of its 100th U.S. patent, number 7,692,776 for a chemical imaging explosives optical sensor that detects explosive compounds.

Over the past 16 years, ChemImage has invested substantial resources in building a robust patent portfolio which includes patents for chemical imaging instrumentation, image analysis, threat detection, forensics tools, pharmaceutical analysis, particle sizing, and biomedical diagnostics.

“Issuance of our 100th patent represents a significant milestone in ChemImage’s development,” said Dr. Patrick Treado, ChemImage Founder and Chief Technology Officer. “As a technology company that is addressing critical measurement needs across a variety of industries, we have secured substantial protection of our intellectual property that will assist in fostering partnerships with market leaders worldwide.”

About ChemImage Corporation

ChemImage Corporation is a Pittsburgh based company committed to making the world healthier and safer through dramatic advancements in chemical imaging technology. The company combines proprietary, state-of-the-art imaging sensors, algorithms and analytical software to solve the world's most challenging health and safety issues.

ChemImage seeks to provide an Awareness of Things™ (AoT™) to a global audience, using the company's innovation platforms to provide people with unprecedented levels of vision, information and situational knowledge about their surroundings in their everyday lives. To accomplish this goal, the firm develops technologies for chemical and biological applications across many global industries; including life sciences, bio-medical, security, threat detection, anatomic pathology, forensics and diagnostics. 

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