Bringing to market revolutionary PET Scan technologies invented at Brookhaven National Laboratory, can be minitiarized and coupled with MRI

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Medical Devices and Equipment
  • Location Stony Brook, NY, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2014
  • Employees 5
  • Incorporation Type S-corp
  • Website

Company Summary

“SynchroPET is a biomedical device OEM with a revolutionary platform P.E.T. (Positron Emission Tomography) technology licensed from Brookhaven National Labs that enables the Company to build PET scanners that are small enough to fit into existing MRI devices and can provide simultaneous PET/MRI imaging for both the small animal research and human imaging markets.


  • Marc Alessi is a corporate attorney by trade; a serial entrepreneur, a hospital board member, and angel investor. A former New York State Legislator, Marc spear-headed legislation for entrepreneurial development & technology innovation. Marc has helped to finance and launch a number of companies in New York.

  • VP Software

    Over 20 years of experience developing medical devices. Expertise in medical acoustics, experimental development, program management and system integration. Demonstrated track record of creating innovative technical solutions to complex engineering problems. Several issued U.S. patents in the fields of intravascular therapy, atrial fibrillation, tumor ablation, high intensity focused ultrasound and M.R.I. system integration.

  • Robert Gross
    VP Hardware

    Decades of experience manufacturing asics and pcb boards for biomedical devices and consumer products. Bob is in charge of our hardware.

  • Tom has decades of experience bringing new biomedical devices to market. He was a co-founder of Quantum Imaging which went from start up to the largest manufacturer of XRay Systems in the US. He is an engineer but has decades of CSuite and Operations experience.

  • Aaron Macfarland

    A background in the technical design, development and production of first-of-kind products with a focus on medical imaging, nuclear medicine and nuclear instrumentation. The majority of my time has been spent in small companies and startups translating ideas from the lab into commercially successful products. Along the way, the have been fortunate enough to work with and build great teams of people and see our products make an impact.


  • Lawyer
    Jill Scher, Marcum Accounting

Previous Investors

  • Long Island Emerging Technology Fund
    Top Spin Partners
    Harvey Brofman
    NY Angels
  • Accelerate Long Island
    David and Miki Donoho, Renaissance Technologies
    New York Angels
  • Irwin Garsten

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