VizKinect strikes deal with medical firm
VizKinect Inc. of Reno said last week it struck a long-term partnership with a California developer of ultrasound technology to improve the detection of breast cancer.
Privately held VizKinect didn’t disclose terms of the partnership with Tractus Corp.
VizKinect, which has patented software used in biometric applications such as eye-tracking, said its technology will be integrated with the Tractus’ Breast Mapper. The Tractus system is designed to improve physician efficiency in the early detection of cancer in dense-breasted women.
Q-and-A with UNR President Sandoval: ‘We’re going to strengthen our relationships with private industry’
“Economic diversification is inextricably intertwined with higher education and the university,” former Gov. Brian Sandoval told the NNBW last week. Read more in a Q-and-A with the UNR president, in which he discusses the university’s role in the economy and what opportunities are on the horizon in 2021 and beyond.