Seattle company creates concussion detecting system

When the Ravens and the 49ers collide in the Super Bowl this Sunday, a Seattle start-up's technology will be used to determine if a player has a concussion after a bone-jarring hit.

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Both teams in the Super Bowl will be using the company's Concussion Management System software application. After a player gets a jolt to the head, trainers can assess their condition on the sidelines, using data on their short and long term memory, motor skills and other medical information.
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