AVIcure's medical devices incorporate leading-edge clinical research and proprietary ultraviolet blood irradiation (UVBI) technology. Our products have been shown to diminish symptoms and potentially result in profound remission for victims of certain diseases traditionally considered autoimmune.
Superior Quartz Products, Inc (SQP-Bethlehem, PA) serves as AVIcure’s product development, testing, prototype manufacturing and administrative facility.
Our mission is to improve patients' quality of life through development and delivery of cost effective and minimally invasive technologies directed at infectious diseases, alleviation of patient suffering, and improvement to the quality of the nation's critical blood supply.
Dr. Todd Kuenstner, M.D., Chairman and Chief Medical Officer (Founder) - Dr. Kuenstner is a pathologist who holds several patents in the area of noninvasive hemoglobin monitoring and noninvasive carbon monoxide monitoring, test methods successfully sold to health care providers and fire departments. Dr. Kuenstner is responsible for establishing medical device and drug protocols for AVIcure and will manage clinical testing of the company’s products.
Brett Moore, Chief Executive Officer - Mr. Moore has over 30 years international business experience as an international lawyer working across 11 countries and was Asian General Counsel for three listed NASDAQ companies. He has operated as a senior business consultant across diverse industries and as a turnaround COO. Brett has been the CEO of five technology companies and has worked extensively with medical devices. He is familiar with the relevant FDA requirements and works close with trusted colleagues and consultants. Brett has a JD/bachelor of law, a Master of Law from Cambridge University, a business degree and a Masters in Intercultural Studies. He has lived and worked in Australia, Hong Kong, California and New York with 3-4 month stints in Lebanon and Japan.
Thomas Petrie, Vice President, Engineering (Founder) - Mr. Petrie designed and holds the patents for AVIcure’s ImmunoModulator and the HemaSterilizer. During 45 years in the medical industry, he has held engineering management positions at Datascope Corp., Personal Diagnostics and Becton Dickinson Corporation. He was involved in the design and launch of several currently-marketed Class II and III medical devices including the Passport Patient Monitoring System, Intra-aorta Balloon Pump, Quick Blood Check Blood Analyzer, and Centrepid PC. Mr. Petrie’s responsibilities include product development, project management, research and development and overseeing AVIcure’s contract engineering and manufacturing operations.
Dennis Losco, Treasurer (Founder) - Mr. Losco has been the President and CEO of Superior Quartz Products since 1995. A mechanical engineer, he has designed over 10,000 medium pressure mercury and metal halide ultraviolet lamps over the last 46 years. In the years since SQP’s founding, Mr. Losco has helped propel the company to premier status among the world’s most innovative and highest quality ultraviolet lamp manufacturers.
Kenneth R. Cohen, General Council (Founder) - Mr. Cohen is a member of the law firm of Davidson, Sochor, Ragsdale & Cohen, LLC in Elmwood Park, New Jersey. He has significant experience in representing start-up business ventures.
Roger Marvinney, Vice President, Marketing (Founder) - Mr. Marvinney is currently employed with North American Sterilization and Packaging Company (NASP) as VP Sales and Marketing. Mr. Marvinney has responsibility for business development, customer service, production planning, procurement, and marketing for medical device manufacturing. He has worked with a number of the top 30 device companies in the US. He has over 20 years of experience working with start-up companies in the technology industry.
Davidson, Sochor, Ragsdale & Cohen, LLC, Elmwood Park, N.J.
Patent attorneys: Lerner, David, Littenberg, Krumholz & Mentlik, LLP, Westfield, N.J.
Trademarks & Patents
Energex Systems, Inc., ImmunoModulator, HemaSterilizer, are trademarks owned by AVIcure Bioscience, LLC.