Predictive medicine: Can a blood test pinpoint risk of death?

ROS Technologies, Inc, is a medical diagnostics company developing a blood test to predict sudden death risk in patients with heart failure (HF). Heart failure affects more than five million Americans and increases therisk of sudden death. This application sets out to develop a simple, inexpensive blood test to help predict sudden death risk that may prevent unnecessary ICD implants and help screen moderate risk populations now not treated.

Predictive medicine: Can a blood test pinpoint risk of death?