Updated on February 21, 2024


Created on October 1, 2020


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Cerebo is a handy, non-invasive, fully computerized system for detecting intracranial hemorrhage within 2 minutes.

Developed By
  1. Bioscan Research
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Product Description

Cerebo is a handy, non-invasive, fully computerized system for detecting intracranial hemorrhage within 2 minutes. Since it is convenient, it can be easily transported and used on site.  It is completely computerized, so no special skills are required. It is non-invasive, based on NIR spectroscopy, so it can be used multiple times without causing any damage to the patient.

Target Users (Target Impact Group)

Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, Public Sector Agencies

Distributors / Implementing Organizations

This product is distributed by Bioscan Research.

Manufacturing/Building Method

This product is currently in the prototyping phase and not yet manufactured at scale.

Intellectural Property Type


User Provision Model

The manufacturer has not yet selected its user provision model. Interview with manufacturer

Distributions to Date Status




Detection sensitivity


Indispensable equipment for function (Y/N)


Maintenance or calibration required by user at time of use? (Y/N)


Number of Tests Performed


Power supply type: Continuous, Recharging only (V, time required, battery life), Other

Rechargeable battery

Time required for procedure (minutes)


Design Specifications

The optical method used for nerve monitoring is based on the emission of near-infrared (NIR) from the head surface and the detection of light emitted from a distance of several centimeters.

Product Schematics

Technical Support

Provided by manufacturer.

Replacement Components



The product includes a 1-year warranty and has an expected lifetime of 5 - 10 years.

Manufacturer Specified Performance Parameters

The designers aim to reduce the immediate health risks of people that have suffered from traumatic brain injury.

Vetted Performance Status

No testing has been completed. However, Bioscan Research plans to test for laser safety software test, biocompatibility test, and electrostatic discharge immunity test. Interview with manufacturer


Users must take appropriate precautions when using electrical devices.

Complementary Technical Systems


Academic Research and References

Compliance with regulations


Evaluation methods

Cerebo was compared with Head CT scan and it was identified that was able to detect 74 hemorrhages with 100% sensitivity.

Other Information


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