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.

lung cancer, nonsolid nodules, NSNs, CT scan follow-up, computed tomography, Claudia Henschke
News | Lung Imaging | July 18, 2016
July 18, 2016 — Annual low-dose computed-tomography (CT) screening can eliminate the need for biopsy or surgery in...
prostate cancer, biopsy, PET-CT, Ga-68 PSMA, SNMMI 2016 study, Wolfgang Fendler
News | PET-CT | June 20, 2016
June 20, 2016 — Prostate cancer is the leading cancer among men, second only to skin cancer. With surgical removal at...
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 States...
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 detecting...
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 of...
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 to...
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 (FDA)...
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 use...
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 its...
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 National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have...
prostate cancer, biomarkers, AUA, mpMRI, biopsy
News | May 21, 2015
May 21, 2015 — Five new studies evaluating the use of imaging and urine-based biomarkers as ways to improve prostate...
Mount Sinai, focal therapy, prostate cancer, Rastinehad, fusion-guided biopsy
News | May 18, 2015
May 18, 2015 — Mount Sinai (New York) is expanding its use of an image-guided technology that focuses on removing only...
Sonus. Enovare uro, ultrasound, prostate cancer, biopsy, MRI
Technology | February 18, 2015
February 18, 2015 — Sonus Imaging developed a new, advanced ultrasound system for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
Lung cancer, Biopsy System, Thoracic Navigation System

Image courtesy of Veran Medical

News | January 20, 2015
January 20, 2015 — Veran Medical Technologies announced the completion of a $12 million financing to support the...
Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system

Photo courtesy of Cianna Medical

Technology | December 16, 2014
December 16, 2014 — Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI Scout...
biopsy systems, prostate, 3-d technology
News | December 04, 2014
December 4, 2014 — Chesapeake Urology Associates offers a state-of-the-art prostate cancer diagnostic, which fuses...
 Devicor.Mammotome Elite
News | November 12, 2014
November 12, 2014 — GTCR, a private equity firm, announced Devicor Medical Products has signed an agreement to be...