ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 9 VirtualScopics, Inc. (Nasdaq: VSCP), a provider of quantitative imaging for clinical trials, today announced revenues for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2009 exceeded $2.9 million, representing a 50% increase over the same period in 2008. Full year 2009 revenues were approximately $10.4 million compared to $7.1 million for 2008. Cash flow generated during 2009 was $1.2 million compared to a cash flow usage of over ($800,000) in 2008.
"By delivering another quarter and year of record revenue growth, I am extremely pleased to say we exceeded all of the targets we set forth for ourselves in the beginning of 2009," stated President and Chief Executive Officer, Jeff Markin. He continued, "In what was a difficult year for many businesses we were able to deliver a 46% increase in revenues. Additionally, our strong revenue growth and cost controls enabled us to significantly enhance our cash position throughout last year." He concluded, "We are confident that we will continue to deliver solid returns in 2010 as we further grow and expand the business."
VirtualScopics plans to report its complete fourth quarter and full-year 2009 financial results on Thursday, February 25, 2010. Jeff Markin and Molly Henderson, VirtualScopics' Chief Business and Financial Officer, will provide a business update and discuss the results during the conference call on Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. EST.
About VirtualScopics, Inc.
VirtualScopics, Inc. is a leading provider of imaging solutions to accelerate drug and medical device development. VirtualScopics has developed a robust software platform for analysis and modeling of both structural and functional medical images. In combination with VirtualScopics' industry-leading experience and expertise in advanced imaging biomarker measurement, this platform provides a uniquely clear window into the biological activity of drugs and devices in clinical trial patients, allowing sponsors to make better decisions faster. For more information about VirtualScopics, visit www.virtualscopics.com.
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CONTACT: Company Contact: Molly Henderson Chief Business and Financial Officer 500 Linden Oaks Rochester, New York 14625 (585) 249.6231
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