Wicab, Inc.


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Company Profile

Wicab, Inc. is focused on commercialization, research, and development of the BrainPort balance device. Studies indicate that the BrainPort balance device improves the balance, gait and postural stability of people with chronic vestibular disorders. Wicab is also developing the BrainPort vision device, a visual prosthesis for the blind and visually impaired.
Business Sectors
Pharmaceuticals   Human Diagnostics  
Med or Lab Devices Lab Reagents or Services  
Drug Manufacturing   Food & Agribusiness  
CRO   Bioinformatics or Software  
Company History
Dr. Paul Bach-y-Rita established Wicab, Inc. in 1998. The focus of the company is biomedical engineering, research, development and commercialization of devices based on a proprietary electrotactile sensory substitution technology.

LEADERSHIP ROLL: Bob Beckman Dec 2005-present
Wicab, Inc.
Address 8313 Greenway Boulevard, Suite 100
[Map] Middleton
Phone 608-829-4500
Fax 608-829-4501
Website Link
Head Robert A. Beckman, CPA
Company Statistics
Global Headcount 7
Local Headcount 7
Year Founded 1998
Ownership Private
Stock Exchange

Parent Company
Divisional Level
Senior Level
Global Headcount
Stock Exchange
Reference Documents
2015 - FDA Approves BrainPort device [View]
2015 - WiCab Vision Device Nears US Market [View]
2009 - BrainPort Nears Commercialization [View]
2008 - Finding Balance; Wicab Profiled [View]
2005 - Wicab Progresses [View]
2005 - BrainPort Product Outlined [View]
2005 - Wicab Closes on First Funding [View]