Dirk Knemeyer

Future of Diagnostic Health Tools

Future of Diagnostic Health Tools, February 26, 2015

Yeah, I mean it’s steps on the path. We’re seeing this technology continue to progress and evolve where our devices can take data from ourselves and interpret it in ways that used to be done in expensive labs and take a long time. It truly is just sort of one step closer to the Star Trek Tricorder, like that’s the endgame in a certain way. The technology of course will be different. There wasn’t technology in Star Trek. The manifestation will be different, but I mean we’re heading towards if you’re going to hook up with someone, you just have something that is not much more intrusive than a breath analyzer that gives you a very quick readout saying, “Yay, this person’s clean,” or, “boo, this person has XYZ.” I mean this is one step on that path, and it’s something that’s coming pretty soon.