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José Tomás Arenas
Chile

Project
DART by teledx.org

Contact
https://www.teledx.org/dart/
jtarenasc@teledx.org

Overview
DART is a technological solution for early detection of retina diseases, including the most common cause of blindness in the working-age population.
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Achievments
The company has positioned itself as the main player in tele-ophthalmology in Chile, with contracts with nine of the most important public healthcare services. DART project has received awards from MIT Technology Review, EURETINA, BBC Mundo and Gifted Citizen among others internationally, and has more than $272,000 in public funding. It has sales of $155,000 annually.

Aspirations
DART has just started a scaling strategy to begin operations internationally. DART is expected to be accredited as the first automated screening software to be validated for its use in Chile. It hopes to scale the same methodology to at least 3 other countries, and develop algorithms for new eye diseases very soon.