Biopsy Systems

Biopsy systems examine tissue and cells to help with the diagnosis of a disease. News and new technology innovations for biopsy systems, including breast biopsy systems can be found here.

Hologic, ECR 2017, breast cancer screening solutions, Affirm prone biopsy system

The Affirm prone biopsy system. Image courtesy of Hologic.

News | Breast Imaging | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative...

MIM Software, BK Ultrasound, bkFusion, MRI Fusion Biopsy System, prostate cancer, RSNA 2016
Technology | Fusion Imaging Software | January 03, 2017

January 3, 2017 —  MIM Software Inc. announced in November the commercial introduction of its...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Women's Health | November 16, 2016

The purpose of this exploratory video roundtable is to examine the state of...

stereotactic breast imaging

This image shows a 52-year-old patient with benign calcifications in her pre-stereotactic breast biopsy screening.

Feature | Breast Biopsy Systems | November 01, 2016 | By Laura Shepardson, M.D.

Recently, I was invited to participate in a...

News | Biopsy Systems | August 25, 2016

August 25, 2016 — Dune Medical Devices has been selected as one of the few recipients of a European Union Horizon...

News | X-Ray | August 12, 2016

August 10,  2016 —Kubtec is helping with with an anthropologic imaging study of dried fetal skulls. The company...

lung cancer, nonsolid nodules, NSNs, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, Claudia Henschke
News | Lung Cancer | July 18, 2016

July 18, 2016 — Annual low-dose ...

UAB, iSR'obot Mona Lisa, prostate cancer, image-guided biopsy

Jeffrey Nix, M.D., left, and Soroush Rais-Bahrami, M.D., with the iSR’obotTM Mona Lisa , a new image guided device for diagnosing prostate cancer. Image courtesy of UAB News.

News | Biopsy Systems | June 09, 2016

June 9, 2016 — The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) announced it is one of two beta sites in the United...

News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 25, 2016

May 25, 2016 — Scientists are developing a new photonics device that listens to light and could be capable of...

Hologic, FDA approval, launch, Affirm prone biopsy system, breast cancer, women's health
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | April 21, 2016

April 21, 2016 — Hologic Inc. announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance and commercial launch...

UC San Diego study, liver fibrosis, MRE, magnetic resonance elastography
News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | April 06, 2016

April 6, 2016 — Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine conducted a prospective study...

Clear Guide Medical, Scenergy ultrasound-CT fusion system, FDA clearance
Technology | Fusion Imaging Software | February 16, 2016

February 16, 2016 — Clear Guide Medical has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...

Focal Healthcare, Fusion Bx, FDA clearance, MR-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy
Technology | Biopsy Systems | February 02, 2016

February 2, 2016 — Focal Healthcare Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Cutting the Cost  of Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast surgeon Michael Cross, M.D., has done clinical research on the DotMed BioZorb surgical marker. (Photo courtesy of DotMed)

Feature | Women's Health | November 11, 2015

Breast cancer research conducted by two Fayetteville, Ark., medical groups highlights their success in pioneering...

Hologic, RSNA 2015, breast tomosynthesis, breast biopsy systems

I-View contrast enhanced 2-D mammography image courtesy of Hologic

Technology | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2015

October 2, 2015 — At the Radiological Society of North America’s (RSNA) 2015 annual meeting, Hologic will emphasize...

hologic mammography Selin
News | Breast Imaging | October 01, 2015

October 1, 2015 — The recent KLAS Research women’s imaging report, Women's Imaging 2015. Are New Technologies...

Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center, New York, biopsy, detection, ultrasound, MRI
News | Radiation Oncology | July 06, 2015

July 6, 2015 - The Dr. Samadi Prostate Cancer Center in New York City is now offering a full suite of new genetic...

sPA, NIBIB, metastasis, lymph nodes, MAPS, EGFR, molecular detection
Feature | June 02, 2015

June 2, 2015 — Researchers funded by the...

prostate cancer, biomarkers, AUA, mpMRI, biopsy
News | May 21, 2015

May 21, 2015 — Five new studies evaluating the use of...