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.

Beekley Medical Biopsy Grid CT Systems Mark-Through GuideLines
Technology | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 — A light, medical grade, all-over adhesive ensures Beekley Medical’s new Mark-Through GuideLines...
News | September 11, 2013
September 11, 2013 -- Cancer patients from all over the world now have a new opportunity to access proton therapy at...
 X0000 Hologic Affirm breast biopsy guidance system
Technology | July 17, 2013
July 17, 2013 — Hologic Inc. recently expanded its array of interventional and imaging solutions for breast health with...
Fujifil Sonosite Soma Access Systems AxoTrack Needle Guidance Technology
Technology | March 29, 2013
March 29, 2013 — Fujifilm SonoSite Inc. announced the launch of AxoTrack Needle Guidance Technology on select SonoSite...
Breast MRI

Photo courtesy of Hitachi Medical Systems America

Feature | March 19, 2013 | By Williette Nyanue
Increasing research on women with dense breasts is having a positive effect on imaging modalities. It is estimated that...
Minimally Invasive Breast Biopsy Millenium Research Group
Feature | February 22, 2013
February 22, 2013 — According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the growing demographic at risk for breast cancer and...
News | January 16, 2013
Molecular breast imaging company Gamma Medica, Inc. is expanding the capabilities of its LumaGEM Molecular Breast...
Technology | January 07, 2013
Dec. 18, 2012 –- CIVCO Medical Solutions now offers sterile interventional patient drapes, providing another layer of...

States increasingly are mandating that physicians inform patients with dense breasts that mammography may miss some signs of cancer. This trend provides radiologists with a chance to take a more direct role in patient care.

Blog | December 19, 2012
Five states now mandate physicians to inform women with dense breasts that mammography may be of limited value to them...
Mammotome Revolve Breast biopsy systems/accessories
Technology | December 11, 2012
December 11, 2012 — Devicor Medical Products Inc. (Devicor) announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Technology | November 25, 2012
November 25, 2012 — Civco Medical Solutions is debuting its omniTRAX active patient tracker, the next wave in...
QSUM Introduces New Mammo Gel Ice Packs, Semi-Custom Trays
Technology | October 19, 2012
October 19, 2012 — QSUM LLC announced the introduction of its new customized gel ice pack and the new Mammo Ribbon gel...
Breast Clips Are 90 Percent Water
Technology | October 15, 2012
When women undergo multiple breast biopsies, it is imperative that multiple breast clips be available in order to...
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Case Study | September 05, 2012
Twenty-seven radiologists at Washington Radiology Associates (WRA), a large private imaging practice in the Washington...
News | June 07, 2012
June 7, 2012 — MRI Interventions Inc. announced that the first MRI-guided brain biopsy using the company's ClearPoint...
Technology | June 01, 2012
June 1, 2012 — Civco Medical Solutions introduces Infiniti in-plane needle guidance for Zonare L10-5 ultrasound...
Products From a Single Vendor Pave the Way to Efficient, Effective Patient Care

Dr. Leung, pictured, says having an efficient system is key to minimizing patient wait times and handling a large volume of patients.

Case Study | May 03, 2012
When your practice sees an average of 150 women a day, efficiency is key to ensuring that each patient receives the...
Technology | April 26, 2012
April 26, 2012 — Devicor Medical Products Inc. announced the commercial launch of the Mammotome elite Biopsy System,...
Technology | April 24, 2012
April 24, 2012 —ActiViews Inc. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance to...
 Evergreen - Carlson on Left Debbie Kendall on right

 Evergreen - Carlson on Left Debbie Kendall on right

Case Study | April 03, 2012
In July 2011, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center’s Breast Health Center was the first comprehensive breast center in the...