The inventors of the year behind better mammography
The "Swedish inventor 2009" was Lunda scientists and entrepreneurs Anna Sten Herd, Karin and Daniel Bryskhe Topgaard.
They are rewarded for their invention (patent pending, of course: WO 2008147326 A1) that tracks - inter alia - breast cancer using MRI. At the awards ceremony, at the Technical Exhibition opening ceremony in Stockholm 2009-10-13, the trio received a diploma, statuette and 300 000 SEK.
For more information please read the pressrelease from Skapa (only in Swedish):