Marvelous Microcaps – Big Ideas on Small Companies
iCAD, Inc.: Breast cancer detection solutions built on artificial intelligence
iCAD (ICAD) operates through two segments, Cancer Detection and Cancer Therapy. Their advanced breast cancer detection solutions are built on artificial intelligence that enable radiologists to find cancer earlier and faster. Their Breast Health Solutions suite operates in 2D and 3D and rapidly and accurately analyzes each image detecting both malignant soft tissue densities and calcifications with unrivaled accuracy. The company’s ProFound AI Risk product works with 3D mammography and is the first and only clinical decision support tool to estimate breast cancer risk for each woman. This will move the breast mammography industry from age-based screening to risk-based screening leading to both prevention and treatment of breast cancer.
Identiv: A specialty security company venturing out into new horizons
Identiv, Inc. (INVE) is a technology company operating in the security space specifically addressing needs around physical and logical access to secure sites and identity verification for access and cyber security purposes. In addition to that they provide asset tracking, archiving, and monitoring products. The company sells both hardware and software on a contract and subscription basis. They market their products through a diversified network of distributors, security system integrators and value add resellers. In addition to their core security markets, the company has leveraged their expertise in radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology to expand use into several other markets where asset tracking and verification needs were not being sufficiently met, opening several new market opportunities for their products in an increasingly networked world.
ImmuCell – An “Udderly” exciting name in the animal health space
ImmuCell Corp. (ICCC) is an animal health company headquartered in Portland, Maine. ImmuCell develops and manufactures products addressing common infections that occur in dairy and beef herds. They market these products through an internal sales team spread throughout the United States and Canada, and internationally through distribution partners.