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American BioOptics has garnered widespread interest in its technology. Most recently, American BioOptics received a grant award from the National Institutes of Health to further its research using advanced optical technology to reduce the rate of missed polyps during a conventional colonoscopy.

February 19, 2008
American BioOptics, LLC, with Evanston Northwestern Healthcare, receives Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) award from National Institutes of Health Read full press release

In September, 2007, Illinois Governor Rod R. Blagojevich granted $50,000 to American BioOptics to help the company advance commercialization efforts and grow its business. His support comes as a part of Opportunity Returns, an economic development strategy designed to create jobs and spur growth.

September 4, 2007
Governor Blagojevich announces $190,000 in Grants to help four high-growth, tech-based firms advance commercialization efforts in the Chicagoland area Illinois Department of Commence and Economic Opportunity