Anti-Collision Sensors suit medical imaging machines.

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Based on capacitive technologies, Body Angel system features adaptable sensor shapes, transparency to X-rays, and communicates with external CPU. Sensors provide anti-collision safety function while simultaneously performing 3D contouring of patient. Body Angel Ring performs front detection, Body Angel Side performs side detection, and Body Angel Antenna is X-ray-transparent sensor.




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Fogale's "Body Angel" Anti-Collision Sensors for Medical Machines at RSNA Trade Show in Chicago This November



Chicago, November 6, 2007

FOGALE nanotech, a world-known reference in the field of high-accuracy dimensional sensors and systems, announces the new version of its anti-collision sensor "Body Angel" for medical imaging machines that now includes 3-D contouring functions for boosted performance. The company will present this device at the RSNA trade show in Chicago from Nov. 25 to 30 at booth 5419.

Based upon capacitive technologies, the Body Angel system, already installed on many medical imaging machines, is ready for an easy integration in any kind of machines (vascular, radiology, etc.). It boasts adaptable sensor shapes, transparency to X-rays, easy communication with an external CPU, and now provides both an anti-collision safety function and can simultaneously perform 3-D contouring of patient for higher and outstanding efficiency.

The Body Angel line includes three kinds of sensors: Body Angel Ring performs front detection with a simple ring on the unit head, Body Angel Side performs side detection, and Body Angel Antenna is an X-ray-transparent sensor. All sensors can be integrated onto existing devices without modifying design or external aspects.

About FOGALE nanotech:
With expertise in capacitive, inductive, optical, and ultrasonic metrology and a strong scientific background, FOGALE provides standard and customized systems adapted to each client's implementation and utilization constraints. Its standard products and engineering know-how are acknowledged in the most demanding fields of industry and laboratories such as automotive, defense, aeronautics, and the nuclear industry in Europe, the United States, and Asia. The company opened its first North American office in Los Angeles on Sept. 4.

For more information, please contact:
FOGALE nanotech Inc.
Arnauld Dumont CEO
5757 W. Century Blvd.
Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Tel: (310) 348-2974
Fax: (310) 348-2975
Cell: (424) 216-1432
E-mail: a.dumont@fogale.com
Web: www.fogale.com

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