Biomerica has Filed a First Set of Patent Applications with the USPTO for a New Test to Aid in the Treatment of a Gastrointestinal Disorder
Irvine, California – January 14, 2015 -- Biomerica, Inc. (OTC BB: BMRA), a global provider of advanced diagnostic products for the early detection of medical conditions, announced today that it has filed a first set of patent applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a new test intended to aid in the treatment of a specific gastrointestinal disorder.
This new technology tests selected foods as possible triggers for causing specific gastroenterology symptoms. Numerous aspects of the new technology are now patent pending. It is estimated that up to 58 million Americans suffer from the gastroenterology issues in one form or another that could potentially be helped by this new technology.
“This technology places Biomerica in a unique position to help physicians and patients in the $20+ billion U.S. testing and treatment market for this disorder,” stated Zackary Irani, Biomerica’s CEO. We are very excited about the prospect for this product and possibilities of providing relief for patients in this very large market. In addition to filing for patent protection, Biomerica is also exploring the possibility of regulatory approval in the U.S.”
About Biomerica (OTCBB: BMRA)
Biomerica, Inc. (www.biomerica.com) is a global biomedical company that develops, manufactures and markets advanced diagnostic products used at the point-of-care (in home and in physicians’ offices ) and in hospital/clinical laboratories for the early detection of medical conditions and diseases. The Company’s products are designed to enhance the health and well being of people, while reducing total healthcare costs. Biomerica primarily focuses is on products for Diabetes, Gastrointestinal Disease and esoteric testing.
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