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NIH Awards iHealthScreen $2.7M in Funding!

We recently received $2.7M in funding from The National Institutes of Health! NIH is the largest public funder of biomedical research in the world. 

Sharing the Same Mission


In fiscal year 2022, NIH invested most of its $45 billion appropriations in research. They invest in research that improves people's lives, focusing on reducing illness and disability. 


NIH-funded research has led to breakthroughs and new treatments. Our team shares the same mission of helping people live longer. People deserve healthier lives, and we're achieving this by building a research foundation that drives discovery. 


iHealthScreen is the first company in the world to receive CE certification to screen for three blinding eye diseases. (Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy, Age-related macular degeneration)


We've developed a way to bring low-cost AI-driven screening software to primary care offices globally!


Investment Highlights:


  • Raised $750K as seed funding.
  • Awarded $2.7M in NIH funding.
  • Working on securing additional research grants.
  • One US patent (the first patent in Late AMD prediction).
  • One patent is pending, with four provisional patent applications submitted.


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