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.

Exact Imaging Becomes UroGPO Imaging Partner
News | Ultrasound Imaging | August 10, 2018
August 10, 2018 — Exact Imaging announced that it has become a UroGPO Imaging Partner, joining the North American...
The Magtrace and Sentimag Magnetic Localization System uses magnetic detection during sentinel lymph node biopsy procedures to identify specific lymph nodes, known as sentinel lymph nodes, for surgical removal. The FDA granted approval of the Sentimag System to Endomagnetics Inc.

The  Endomagnetics' Magtrace and Sentimag Magnetic Localization System uses magnetic detection during sentinel lymph node biopsy procedures to identify specific lymph nodes, known as sentinel lymph nodes, for surgical removal.

Technology | Women's Health | July 24, 2018
July 24, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared a magnetic device system for guiding lymph node...
Technology | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | June 19, 2018
June 19, 2018 — EDAP TMS SA has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...
Hitachi Medical Systems Europe Named Imaging Supplier for London Prostate Cancer Program
News | Prostate Cancer | June 14, 2018
June 14, 2018 — Hitachi Medical Systems Europe has been awarded the contract to supply six ultrasound systems as part...
New Analytics Approach Offers Potential of Reducing Unnecessary Breast Biopsies
News | Breast Biopsy Systems | May 08, 2018
May 8, 2018 — The American Journal of Roentgenology recently published findings on statistical methods for downgrading...
Videos | Breast Imaging | May 08, 2018
ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central...
Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium mammography platform at the 2017...
Hologic rings Nasdaq bell for breast cancer awareness
News | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2017
October 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that Steve MacMillan, the company's chairman, president and CEO, joined...
Hologic Announces Availability of Brevera Breast Biopsy System With CorLumina Imaging Technology
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | August 31, 2017
August 31, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced U.S. commercial availability of the Brevera breast biopsy system with...
Top list of stories, article, videos for breast imaging.
Feature | Breast Imaging | August 30, 2017 | Dave Fornell
August 30, 2017 — This is a list of the top breast imaging content so far for 2017. These articles and videos highlight...
Synergy Radiology Associates Employs UroNav Fusion Biopsy System for Better Prostate Cancer Diagnosis
News | Biopsy Systems | July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017 — Radiologists from Synergy Radiology Associates (SRA) in Houston are using the power of 3-D medical...
Analogic, bkFusion, bk3000, MRI-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy, EAU 2017
News | Biopsy Systems | March 30, 2017
March 30, 2017 — Analogic Corp. announced that it will introduce its bkFusion solution for improving biopsy targeting...
Karmanos Cancer Institute, UroNav Fusion Biopsy System, prostate cancer
News | Biopsy Systems | March 23, 2017
March 23, 2017 — Urology specialists at the Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Institute (Detroit) have begun using the UroNav...
Exact Imaging, Health Canada approval, ExactVu micro-ultrasound system, prostate biopsies, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Gregory Czarnota
News | Biopsy Systems | March 16, 2017
March 16, 2017 — Exact Imaging has received Health Canada approval and the corresponding medical device license (#98667...
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 breast cancer screening and interventional...
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 MRI (magnetic resonance...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Women's Health | November 16, 2016
The purpose of this exploratory video roundtable is to examine the state of breast biopsies today and to communicate...
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 roundtable discussion focused on uncovering the challenges and...
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 2020...
News | X-Ray | August 12, 2016
August 10,  2016 —Kubtec is helping with with an anthropologic imaging study of dried fetal skulls. The company...