As easy as snoring itself
Did you know …
… that more than one third of all people snore?
Did you know …
… that the world record in snoring volume is 111 Decibel – more than a low-flying jet?
Did you know …
… that snoring is a major reason for separate bedrooms in relationships?
Did you know …
… that snoring can be a symptom of interrupted breathing during sleep – the dangerous Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
Diametos makes snoring diagnostics
as easy as snoring itself
Diagnosis of snoring is often complicated, time consuming, and costly. Today, it is usually performed by specialized sleep laboratories, sleep medicine practices or clinics.
There is no easy way for patients to diagnose sleep apnea. The consequence: a high rate of undiagnosed patients with dangerous sleep apnea. We founded Diametos to simplify the diagnosis.
The Diametos team researches and develops technologies for intelligent diagnostic support for physicians.
Diametos makes snoring diagnostics as easy as snoring itself.
Our approach: Artificial Intelligence analyses the sound of snoring, and it does so in the comfort of your own bed at home. This makes precise medical diagnostics widely available, universally applicable, and convenient for patients.
Our Snorefox medical app answers the question “Is my snoring dangerous?” and the Somnofox medical device tells the sleep specialist “Where exactly is the snoring coming from?”
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Is my snoring dangerous?
AVAILABLE FOR EVERYONE AS AN APP – FROM 2022
Snorefox provides an easy risk assessment of Sleep Apnea
With the medical-grade app Snorefox, Diametos offers an easy way to assess the risk of Sleep Apnea. The assessment is performed with just your mobile phone, at home in the comfort of your own bed within the private, familiar sleeping environment.
Is Sleep Apnea risk screening important?
Often snoring is simply disturbing and annoying. But in some cases, serious Sleep Apnea is the underlying reason. Sleep Apnea causes periodic breathing interruptions during sleep. It prevents deep sleep phases and real rest.
Why does Sleep Apnea often go undetected?
Because of non-specific symptoms, existing Sleep Apnea often remains undiscovered and untreated over a long period of time. In the long run, this can result in elevated blood pressure and cardiovascular diseases. People with Sleep Apnea have a significantly increased risk for heart attack or stroke.
Why should I use Snorefox?
With Snorefox, you – as a snorer – can assess your risk of having Sleep Apnea – easily and conveniently, at any time you like and without the need for specialized sleep centers. Take care of your health and analyze your snoring.
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Where does my snoring come from?
EXCLUSIVELY FOR PHYSICIANS
Somnofox for a targeted analysis of the anatomical snoring cause
With Somnofox, Diametos offers the world’s first and only medical device for the analysis of the anatomical causes of snoring.
Why is the anatomical cause of snoring relevant?
To treat snoring successfully, the attending physician needs to know the anatomical reason for the generation of the snoring sounds. Snoring is an anatomically highly complex process and can be caused by many different factors. For example, vibrations of the palate or tongue can cause the typical snoring sound.
How does Somnofox support physicians?
Somnofox can – individually for each and every patient – analyze the anatomical reasons for snoring and thus support the physician in choosing the best anti-snoring therapy.
How does Somnofox work?
Somnofox is provided by the attending sleep specialist to the patient. Using artificial intelligence, the acoustic subtleties of the snoring sounds are analyzed, and the sleep specialist receives a detailed report of the anatomical causes of the snoring.
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Somnofox, requested by physicians
Personalized, individual diagnosis is a prerequisite for tailored therapy for the treatment of snoring. Somnofox supports the physician in making this diagnosis using artificial intelligence that has been trained on the world’s largest database of snoring sounds – exclusively by Diametos.
“This new medical device is a game changer coming to market,
that will help us treat our patients in a more targeted way.”
Prof. Dr. Ulrich Sommer
Sleep specialist and Somnologist, Associate Partner at ENT-Center Mangfall-Inn, Bad Aibling, Germany
„Analyzing snoring sounds and detecting obstruction patterns
will be a great benefit for us sleep doctors.“
Dr. Nico de Vries
Head of Department of ORL, OLVG West, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Diametos: founded by snorers
and experts in snoring
Diametos was founded 2020 by Heiko Butz and Christoph Janott. We are united by our passion for entrepreneurship and our own experiences with the suffering of snorers.
We founded Diametos as a social impact company to help millions of people with the problem of snoring and the medical problem of Sleep Apnea.
Together with our interdisciplinary team, we are working on solutions for making accurate medical diagnostics for various applications in sleep medicine widely available, universally applicable and as comfortable for patients as possible. In short: we make snoring diagnostics as easy as snoring itself.
Heiko is an expert in launching and growing start-ups, well connected in the world of sustainable start-ups. He is also a snorer and Diametos’ first patient.
Dr. Christoph Janott
Christoph has more than 20 years’ experience in the commercialization of medical devices and medical services. He holds a doctorate in Engineering, specializing in acoustic snoring analysis.
Interested to join our team?
Our objective: helping people with innovative technology
Diametos researches and develops technologies for the diagnosis of sleep disorders using artificial intelligence. Our core technology for AI-based acoustic feature analysis of sleep-related respiratory sounds is based on many years of interdisciplinary research involving experts in sleep medicine, anatomy, acoustic signal processing, artificial intelligence and machine learning.
Diametos has the world’s largest database of labeled snoring sounds. More than 8 years of fundamental medical and technical research and international patents are the basis of Diametos’ technological edge. Diametos is venture capital financed and is supported by the Investment Bank of the State of Brandenburg with EFRE funds.