Durham, NC – Lumedica, designers and manufacturers of OCT-based imaging devices, signed a partnership with German-based distributor, MD Innovation Tech GmbH (MDI), to introduce two new OCT imaging devices to the European market: The OQ VetScope, which provides OCT retinal images of animals for medical and scientific study; and the OQ PathScope, which delivers high-resolution, cross-sectional images that complement traditional ex-vivo tissue studies.

“We’re excited to be working with the team at MD Innovation Tech,” said Chief Scientist and President Adam Wax. “Soon, the European market will see firsthand, the image performance that our OQ Series of low-cost OCT systems delivers.”

Christine Dress, CSO of MDI added, “We’ve been looking for a low-cost OCT manufacturing partner. Lumedica’s favorable price, ease of use and impressive OCT performance should prove attractive.”

MD Innovation Tech will be the exclusive distributor of the OQ VetScope and OQ LabScope for a territory that includes Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, Netherlands,, Luxembourg, Spain, France, Italy, and Czech Republic.

About MD Innovation Tech GmbH: Based in Arzberg/Germany MDI specializes in the distribution of innovative lasers and imaging solutions for industry, science, and medicine.

About Lumedica: With a proven track record in scientific innovation and product development, Lumedica creates affordable light-based scientific and medical instruments that deliver accurate diagnostic results. The company was founded in 2014 based on research conducted at Duke University’s BIOS Laboratory.