3Scan offers automated microscopes and supporting software for the 3D analysis of cells and tissues. 3Scan’s patented “Knife Edge Scanning Microscope”  brings together elements of machine vision, automated serial sectioning, micromachining, and advanced optics. The Company combines this with customized software to enable high throughput and quantitative image analysis of tissue-scale diseases such as cancer. 3Scan goal is to turn tissue biology and histopathology into a data science in order to translate these discoveries into new diagnostic and therapeutic solutions. 

Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
40 (est)+3%
3Scan was founded in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Key People at 3Scan

Todd Huffman

Todd Huffman

Megan Klimen

Megan Klimen

Matthew Goodman

Matthew Goodman

Head Software Architect
Cody Daniel

Cody Daniel

Master Chief Engineer

3Scan Office Locations

3Scan has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, US (HQ)
1087 Mission St

3Scan Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$20.7 m

Latest funding size

$14 m

Time since last funding

about 1 year


3Scan's latest funding round in August 2016 was reported to be $14 m. In total, 3Scan has raised $20.7 m

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3Scan News and Updates

3Scan raises $14 million for a robotic microscope that could accelerate drug discovery

 Robots and software aren’t just changing manual labor in warehouses or kitchens. They’re also transforming medical research. A San Francisco startup called 3Scan Inc. raised $14 million in venture funding to automate tissue analysis for scientists involved in drug discovery with its proprietary rob…

3Scan Company Life and Culture

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