10 Aug 2022
Orpyx has developed a smart insole technology designed to aid diabetics with peripheral neuropathy and prevent ulcers and reduce demand for surgical interventions. Tess Skyrme, Technology Analyst at IDTechEx, interviewed the VP of Marketing, Karen Smith.
15 May 2020
Tekscan manufactures flexible pressure sensors, based on force sensitive resistors. Medical applications are a particular focus.
25 Nov 2019
Tekscan are a manufacturer of tactile pressure and force measurement sensors and systems. This background summary is from the IDTechEX Show 2019 in Santa Clara.
2 Feb 2016
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Tekscan is commercializing force sensing under its brandname FlexiForce.
1 Sep 2013
Robert Golden, CEO of PatienTech is also the original founder of Tekscan.
Tekscan's pressure mapping system is not stretchable and is more suitable for the foot (orthopedics) since bending and stretching is not required.
30 Aug 2013
Tekscan manufactures force sensors but their business model is slightly different than their competitor's . Tekscan is a company manufacturing measurement systems: they make sensors but 3/4 of their business is the integration into a complete instrument for the customers. They specialize in medical applications in particular.