Advanced Theranostics Inc.
Owner: James Mahoney, founder and CEO
Location: 50 Charlton Ave. E., L305
What they do: Make a point-of-care device that diagnoses viral and bacterial infections within 20 minutes.
Why the nomination: “They are developing a point-of-need device that will allow doctors to make more informed patient-management decisions, improve antibiotic stewardship, shorten patient waiting times for treatment, shorten hospital stays, reduce unnecessary medical procedures and save critical health care dollars.”
Read the full Hamilton Spectator piece here!