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.

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-the-art...
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 imaging biopsy...
Technology | December 17, 2009
This handheld, vacuum-assisted breast biopsy device with single insertion, multiple sample (SIMS) technology, is the...
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 used...
Technology | November 11, 2009
November 11, 2009 - CIVCO Medical Solutions announces the release of a disposable endocavity needle-guidance system...
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 offering grid and...
 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 compatibility...
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 and pillar...
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 spouses,...
News | September 01, 2009
September 1, 2009 - The Mammography Department at NHS Fife’s Queen Margaret Hospital has installed MAMMOMAT...
Sentinelle to Focus on Bright Imaging Analysis Software at BIC
News | August 19, 2009
August 19, 2009 - Sentinelle Medical will focus on the Aegis with Bright 2.0 Imaging Analysis Software in booth 16 at...
News | August 13, 2009
August 13, 2009 - Kubtec showed at AHRA 2009 the XPERT 20, a compact digital cabinet X-ray system to the KUBTEC line...
Technology | August 12, 2009
August 12, 2009 - Invivo Corp. launches DynaTRIM, a first-of-its-kind fully MR compatible interventional device for...
News | July 30, 2009
July 30, 2009 - The Senographe Essential Interventional is an add-on digital stereotaxy option on the company’s...

Kurt A. Barwis, Bristol Hospital president and CEO, Ayn S. LaPlante, Beekley Corp. president and CEO, Eva Wickwire, Bristol Hospital chief development officer.

News | July 24, 2009
July 24, 2009 - Beekley Corporation and the Beekley Family Foundation donated a one million dollar combined gift to...
Technology | June 26, 2009
June 26, 2009 - CIVCO Medical Solutions introduces a new disposable endocavity needle guide for Hitachi EUP-CC531 and...
Technology | June 25, 2009
June 25, 2009 - CIVCO Medical Solutions introduced a new disposable needle guide for use with Aloka’s UST-677P...