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Pursuing Early Brain Disease Diagnosis & Helping To Reduce New Drug Development Time & Cost 

Heuron Co., Ltd. is a medical AI software company established in 2017 that provides diagnosis aid solutions for central nervous system (CNS) diseases, including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, stroke, and brain metastasis, based on the AI model by implementing clinical specialists' diagnostic insights. Heuron's research & development is led by specialists under the direction of Founder & Chairman Donghoon Shin (MD, Ph.D.).


Heuron's AI engineers take charge of developing clinical data-centered diagnostic software products for CNS diseases. The products allow high-quality data to be made accessible to clinicians, thereby enabling them to take the lead in AI solution development and minimizing the gap between AI technology advancement and end users' needs.

Despite the non-standardization of the current medical image reading for CNS diseases, Heuron is confident that its AI technology, which enables the early diagnosis of such diseases, will reduce the time and cost of new drug development and increase the success rate of clinical trials.

Key Management 

Donghoon Shin

President and Chief Executive Officer, MD/Ph.D.

Donghoon Shin, MD/Ph.D., is the founder and CEO of Heuron and associate professor at Gachon University Gil Medical Center. He earned his M.D. and Ph.D. from Ajou University College of Medicine. He has focused on developing AI diagnostic solutions for clinical decision support systems (CDSS), and his experience and expertise in Neurology has enabled him to connect with field experts for the purpose of improving conventional medical and healthcare services. ​

His recent research topic was in Automated assessment of the substantia nigra on susceptibility map-weighted imaging using deep convolutional neural networks for diagnosis of Idiopathic Parkinson’s disease, which has been published in Parkinsonism and Related Disorders (VOLUME 85, P84-90, APRIL 01, 2021).

Heuron Co. Ltd

Tel  : +82 32 429 8508

Fax : +82 32 429 8507

Business Reg: 728 86 00780

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