Navigation Links
Patent Awarded to the Design of TechniScan's Unique 3-D Breast Imaging System
Date:5/13/2010

SALT LAKE CITY, May 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- A newly awarded U.S. Patent will protect TechniScan, Inc's., (OTC Bulletin Board: TSNI) novel way to image, biopsy and treat breast cancer.

U.S. Patent 7,699,783 B2 titled "Method for Imaging and Treating a Breast" covers the company's design of a 3-D, Warm Bath Ultrasound™ system that images while a woman lies prone on a table with her breast comfortably immersed in a warm water, state-of-the art scanning system.

Since she is lying on a table with her breast through an opening, the breast is in a pendant, uncompressed position that allows for a true three-dimensional image to be constructed.  

"Imaging of the non-compressed pendant breast, similar to positioning for breast MRI, provides reproducible, 3-D anatomically accurate detail," said Yuri Parisky, M.D., medical imaging director at Mammoth Hospital in Calif. "It is the ideal position to image the breast."

A vital element of the new patent is the table design of the Warm Bath Ultrasound™ (WBU™) system, which rises above the water bath tank after the scan. This functionality has three key benefits: The woman remains on the same table for diagnostics and treatment, it maintains the known position of the tumor or lesion and allows the three-dimensional image to be utilized to guide treatment instruments.

"In essence, our WBU system provides a 3-D navigational map of the breast, and this could be useful to breast surgeons, radiologists and oncologists," said Barry Hanover, chief operating officer at TechniScan and one of the inventors of the system. "The fact that our table can also be raised, with the breast maintain
'/>"/>

SOURCE TechniScan, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Quark Pharmaceuticals Files Patent Application Covering Novel Chemical Modifications to its RNAi Molecules
2. ArtJen Announces Major Clinical Trial of Its Patented Weight Loss Product FBCx
3. FAU Receives Patent for Invention Which Induces and Restores Cardiac Muscle Function
4. Spectranetics Enrolls First Patient in PATENT Trial for the Treatment of Instent Restenosis
5. AngioGenex Files Patent on First Small Molecule Id-Inhibitors for the Treatment of Cancer
6. Consumer Advocates Support Patent Office on Stem Cell Patent Rejection
7. Xenomics Announces Issuance of a US Patent That Covers Use of Transrenal Nucleic Acid Technology for Infectious Disease Diagnostics and Monitoring
8. DiObex, Inc. Awarded Patent for the Prevention of Insulin-Induced Hypoglycemia
9. Kibow Biotech Obtains Australian, Chinese and Indian Patents Protecting the Composition and Basic Technology Behind Its Oral Probiotic Formulation for Chronic Kidney Failure
10. U.S. Patent Office Rejects Key HIV/AIDS Drug Patents at PUBPAT Request: Government Finds Prior Art Submitted By PUBPAT Invalidates All of Gilead Sciences Claims
11. New Patent Awarded for Antigen-Sparing Vaccines that Elicit Robust Immunity
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 CVS Health Corporation (NYSE: CVS ... May 1, 2015, at 8:30 a.m. (EDT) with analysts ... An audio webcast of the conference call ... of the CVS Health website for all interested parties. ... webcast will be archived and available on the web ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/dl9gbg/admetoxicology ... Testing - Global Strategic Business Report" report to ... markets for ADME-Toxicology Testing in US$ Million by the ... Testing. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics ... Japan , Europe , ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... DIEGO , April 17, 2015  Trovagene, ... diagnostics, announced today that clinical data presented at ... that its urine-based Precision Cancer Monitoring ℠ ... and monitoring of EGFR T790M mutations ... Detection of EGFR T790M Mutation in Urinary ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:ADME-Toxicology Testing (In-Vivo, & In-Vitro) Market - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Pharma Industry Renews Focus on Cost Optimization 2Trovagene's Urinary ctDNA Assay Outperforms Tissue Biopsy in Clinical Study for the Detection of EGFR T790M Mutations in Metastatic Lung Cancer Patients 2Trovagene's Urinary ctDNA Assay Outperforms Tissue Biopsy in Clinical Study for the Detection of EGFR T790M Mutations in Metastatic Lung Cancer Patients 3Trovagene's Urinary ctDNA Assay Outperforms Tissue Biopsy in Clinical Study for the Detection of EGFR T790M Mutations in Metastatic Lung Cancer Patients 4
... Intravenous Recombinant Factor IX (rFIX) Product for the Treatment ... Biopharmaceuticals, Inc., today announced the initiation of a Phase ... Factor IX (rFIX) product for control and prevention of ... is estimated that the market for therapies to treat ...
... the risk of cardiovascular hospitalization or death by 24 ... Sanofi-aventis (Paris Bourse: EURONEXT: SAN; and ... that the ATHENA trial was published in the New ... (dronedarone), in addition to standard therapy, significantly reduced the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Inspiration Biopharmaceuticals, Inc. Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of IB1001 for the Treatment of Hemophilia B 2New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation 2New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation 3New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation 4New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation 5New England Journal of Medicine Publishes Results From the Landmark ATHENA Trial with Multaq(R) (dronedarone) in Atrial Fibrillation 6
(Date:4/19/2015)... Autocarinsurancecheap.com has released a new blog post ... protection for vulnerable family members. , Accidental death ... or is disabled in an accident. The policy will ... an auto insurance plan. However, AD&D insurance can also ... life insurance policy. The newly blog post presents the ...
(Date:4/19/2015)... Carinsurancesavings.biz has released a new blog post explaining ... who have diabetes. , Clients who have diabetes ... newly released blog post explains how diabetes influences auto ... low cost coverage. , It is now possible ... single website. Clients can visit http://carinsurancesavings.biz for ...
(Date:4/19/2015)... 19, 2015 McCann Investigations, a Texas-based ... the publication of white paper Married, but Dating: ... As online media provides a unique environment of privacy, ... specifically targeting adulterous spouses has emerged. Social platforms ... as easy as shopping online. Dating sites and ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... York, NY (PRWEB) April 19, 2015 ... experienced strong growth during the past five years. The ... individuals who are unable to fully care for themselves, ... the growing need for dementia care for seniors with ... to rise at an annualized rate of 4.1% to ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... "I recognized the need for a better ... an inventor from Cincinnati, Ohio. "This need inspired me ... the Slyde Door to offer an alternative to the ... provides convenient storage space for an evacuation stretcher. The ... patients. , This offers added peace of mind ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance Can Provide Financial Security! 2Health News:Finding Low Cost Auto Insurance for Diabetic Drivers! 2Health News:McCann Investigations Publishes White Paper Married, but Dating: The Rise of the Married Online Affair 2Health News:Residential Senior Care Franchises in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 2Health News:Residential Senior Care Franchises in the US Industry Market Research Report from IBISWorld Has Been Updated 3
... 10 Mark Ganz, President and Chief,Executive Officer of ... of,thought leaders and health policy experts convened by The ... reframe and broaden the,national dialogue on health care reform ... The Aspen Health Stewardship Project will expand the health ...
... Women under the age of forty with breast cancer who ... as adjuvant chemotherapy, may not be benefiting from these drugs. ... levels of hormones such as estrogen, according to research published ... cancer at a young age is very worrying in terms ...
... urges Congress to,pass legislation this year to ... WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 The Health IT ... and former,Representative Nancy Johnson, today applauded Representatives ... that will bring health,information technology to all ...
... Oct. 10 XShares Advisors LLC, on behalf ... 12-month supporting,relationship with the Parkinson,s Disease Foundation (PDF), ... public advocacy. XShares, platinum level support of ... and Clinical Advances in Quality of Life,and exclusive ...
... an investment,company with a family of 20 fund portfolios, ... of its 19 currently NYSE-listed,HealthShares exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to ... requirement to transfer of all ETFs to the,NYSE Arca ... prior to,October 31, 2007. The transfer is expected to ...
... SpectraScience, Inc. (OTC,Bulletin Board: SCIE) announced today ... of the Company,s quality system from the Notified,Body ... reference to,Annex II.3 of the European directive 93/42/EEC. ... issued. Jim Hitchin the Company,s CEO said, ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Regence CEO to Chair National Effort Promoting Broader Health Care Stewardship 2Health News:Regence CEO to Chair National Effort Promoting Broader Health Care Stewardship 3Health News:Cancer conflict with chemotherapy treatment 2Health News:Health IT Now! Coalition Applauds Representatives Eshoo and Rogers for Introducing Health IT Legislation 2Health News:XShares Supports Parkinson's Disease Foundation 50th Anniversary Educational Symposium 2Health News:XShares Supports Parkinson's Disease Foundation 50th Anniversary Educational Symposium 3Health News:XShares Supports Parkinson's Disease Foundation 50th Anniversary Educational Symposium 4Health News:XShares Group LLC to Begin the Transfer of HealthShares(TM) NYSE-Listed ETFs to NYSE Arca 2Health News:XShares Group LLC to Begin the Transfer of HealthShares(TM) NYSE-Listed ETFs to NYSE Arca 3Health News:XShares Group LLC to Begin the Transfer of HealthShares(TM) NYSE-Listed ETFs to NYSE Arca 4Health News:SpectraScience Receives Final European Certification 2
... Our Hand Held Nebulizer can be held at ... It has a built in spill column, finger ... for medication setups and 7 feet of regular ... plate maintain small particle size and sustain optimum ...
... Products, ,Westmed designs, manufacturers and markets ... Respiratory professionals. Our mission is to design ... ability to deliver quality medical care while ... , ,Our web site is designed ...
... ULTRA compressor. This high output compressor can ... medication to the patient's lungs. When combined ... LC STAR® Reusable Nebulizer, the particle size ... retention into the lungs. With less medication ...
... TREK™ Compact Compressor is for active patients ... anywhere and everywhere. The compressor is small ... source optionsworldwide AC compatibility (100 to 240V), ... patients the freedom to take aerosol treatments ...
Medicine Products: