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.

New Breastlight Data Confirms Accuracy in Detecting Malignant Tumors

Photography of Breastlight taken at Sunderland trial. Shadow on left breast represents increased blood supply (angiogenesis) associated with tumor growth. Confirmed by biopsy as malignant tumor of 2.2 cm. Right breast with no shadow confirmed as negative.

News | June 17, 2010

June 17, 2010 – Breastlight successfully detects malignant tumors and picks up lesions as small as 7 mm,...

News | March 16, 2010

March 16, 2010 - SenoRx Inc. released a statement yesterday announcing with great sadness of its chairman and chief...

Technology | March 01, 2010

March 1, 2010 — A breakthrough needle guidance system that expands real-time image-guided navigation into a...

Infiniti by Civco

Technology | February 18, 2010

February 19, 2010 - Needle guidance systems are used in imaging applications to shorten procedure time and...

Breast Imaging Manufacturer Acquires Cryosurgery Provider

Cryoablation

News | February 09, 2010

February 9, 2010 - Breast imaging is on a growth track, providing an additional application for MRI and...

Technology | January 26, 2010

January 26, 2010 - The need for disposable core needle biopsy device that features both manual and...

ACR Selects Top Women's Diagnostic Imaging Centers
News | January 14, 2010

January 14, 2010 - The leading Women's diagnostic centers today provide mammography, stereotactic breast...

The Milgard Center has six Hologic Selenia digital mammography systems.

Case Study | January 04, 2010

The Carol Milgard Breast Center in Tacoma, Wash., was conceived from the ground up to provide women with...

man and woman marching for breast cancer

The successful event featured nearly 80 people who raised money and donned the decorated garments as they marched through the streets of Franklin.

Case Study | January 04, 2010

Angel Medical Center in Franklin, N.C. is a small rural hospital with a big commitment: to bring state-of-...

Molecular Imaging to Improve Cancer Detection in Dense Breasts

Molecular Imaging of the Breast

News | December 28, 2009

December 28, 2009 - The Mayo Clinic will further develop and commercialize a suite of its licensed technologies in...

Gamma-Guided Breast Biopsy System Cleared by FDA
Technology | December 22, 2009

December 22, 2009 – The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance to a lesion-localization system for molecular...

Technology | December 17, 2009

This handheld, vacuum-assisted breast biopsy device with single insertion, multiple sample (SIMS)...

Technology | December 14, 2009

December 14, 2009 - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance for a lesion-...

News | December 04, 2009

December 4, 2009 - Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) is a molecular breast imaging technique increasingly being...

Technology | November 11, 2009

November 11, 2009 - CIVCO Medical Solutions announces the release of a disposable endocavity needle-...

Biopsy Site Marker Controls Bleeding
Technology | October 13, 2009

The versatility found throughout the EnCor breast biopsy product line extends into the MRI arena by...

 VisiLok MRI LO RES

VisiLoc

Technology | October 13, 2009

SenoRx extends the EnCor breast biopsy product line into the MRI arena by offering grid and pillar/post...

SenoRx Extends EnCor Breast Biopsy to MRI
Technology | October 13, 2009

October 13, 2009 - SenoRx extends the EnCor breast biopsy product line into the MRI arena by offering grid...

Technology | September 21, 2009

The MammoTest is Siemens fully digital prone table biopsy system with a breast aperture of 11 inches. At this year's...

Fig. 1 Diffusion-weighted MRI image of the prostate gland.

Feature | September 17, 2009 | Dina Blumwest, Bernadette M. Greenwood, BSRS, RT(R)(MR)

Women worry about their own health, but are increasingly aware and educated about the health of their...