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.

Breast Biopsy Device Gains FDA Clearance
Technology | December 22, 2010

December 22, 2010 – The Mammotome molecular imaging (MI) system, which is used to conduct minimally...

Hologic - Breast Ultrasound, MRI and Tomosynthesis are Highlights
News | December 14, 2010

Tools to spot, diagnose and treat cancer in women were among the products highlighted by Hologic Inc....

Specimen Radiography System for Biopsy Inspection
News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — For ease of operation and image detail in specimen radiography, the Xpert 40 is a self-...

Breast Biopsy System Offers Compact Solution
News | November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 — Where space is at a premium, the digital XPERT 20 breast biopsy system is a good option...

News | November 11, 2010

November 10, 2010 – Tools to spot, diagnose and treat cancer or detect osteoporosis in women will be the...

Multiplanar T2-weighted images and ADC map.

Feature | November 04, 2010

Prostate disease is primarily evaluated by using digital rectal examination (DRE) in combination with other...

TRIM Biopsy

Case Study | November 04, 2010

Radiology and Urology team up for successful results.  Radiologist John Feller, M.D., medical director of Desert...

Beekley Bella
News | August 30, 2010

August 30, 2010 — Limited edition Bella Blankets protective coverlets for mammography feature a new ivy...

Feature | August 27, 2010 | Dave Fornell

 

Editor's Note: This article is an introduction to the...

Technology | August 13, 2010

August 13, 2010 - A needle guidance system was introduced for use with ultrasound platforms. SonoSite’s...

Technology | August 11, 2010

August 12, 2010 - A needle guidance system for transducers has been released to reduce the risk of cross-...

News | August 06, 2010

August 6, 2010 - This week, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) issued a $228,458 grant to improve the...

Devicor Acquires EES Breast Care Business
News | July 14, 2010

July 14, 2010 – Devicor Medical Products Inc. announced this week the company completed the acquisition of...

Hologic Agrees to Acquire Sentinelle Medical
News | July 07, 2010

July 7, 2010 – Diagnostic and medical imaging supplier Hologic Inc. announced yesterday that it has agreed...

 senorx balloon
News | July 06, 2010

July 6, 2010 – C. R. Bard Inc. announced today that it has completed its acquisition of SenoRx Inc., a...

Use of Imaging-Guided Biopsies on the Rise
News | June 30, 2010

June 30, 2010 – Advanced imaging technologies have helped shift biopsy techniques away from more invasive...

Breast MRI Advances to 3.0T
Feature | June 28, 2010

Editor's Note: This article is an introduction to the breast MRI comparison chart that ran in the July/August 2010...

CIVCO Introduces Redesigned Disposable Needle Guide
Technology | June 24, 2010

June 24, 2010 – A redesigned needle guide is now available for GE Healthcare ultrasound transducers. CIVCO...

Siemens BP9-4 transducer

Technology | June 23, 2010

June 23, 2010 – A new disposable needle guide is now available for the Siemens BP9-4 bi-plane transducer...

 Noninvasive Technique May Reduce Number of Breast Biopsies

Functional diffuse optimal tomography of the brain

News | June 22, 2010

June 22, 2010 – By combining two relatively inexpensive technologies based on sound and light waves,...