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Frost & Sullivan Names Naviscan a Leader in the Future of Molecular Breast Imaging

... company to commercially offer a Positron Emission mammography (PEM) imaging scanner as well as an adjunct ... technology to traditional, full-field digital mammography (FFDM)," says Frost & Sullivan Industry ... in a unit roughly the same size as traditional mammography scanner, boasts image resolution capabilities ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems CT Laser Mammography (CTLM(R)) System Featured at the 94th Annual Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Conference

... Her study, which evaluated CTLM as an adjunct to mammography in women with heterogeneously or extremely dense ... mammography. The findings were then compared to mammography alone, the CTLM system alone, and CTLM ... patient population, the sensitivity of mammography alone was 34.40%. CTLM alone resulted in a ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems is Recognized for Its Advanced Engineering in Time-Resolved Techniques by the US Patent Office

... continuous wave Computed Tomography Laser mammography (CTLM) scanning method, and it requires ... is designed to be used in conjunction with mammography in detecting breast cancer in the dense breast ... population, which is not commonly detected with mammography alone. Imaging Diagnostic Systems is ...

Fujifilm and the National Breast Cancer Foundation Provide Free Mammograms as Part of Images of Health Campaign

... raise awareness of the life-saving importance of mammography in the early detection of breast cancer, and to ... of $300,000 and two Fujifilm digital mammography systems, known as Fujifilm Computed Radiography for mammography (FCRm). "The Images of Health: Mammograms for a ...

iCAD Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results

... Strong Digital mammography Revenue Growth and FDA Approval of Fujifilm ... for use with Fujifilm's Computed Radiography for mammography (FCRm) systems. SecondLook(R) Digital for FCRm is ... to the FDA website, 561 full field digital mammography (FFDM) units were placed in service in the first ...

Hologic Announces First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Operating Results

... weeks). -- Record 384 Selenia full field digital mammography systems installed and recognized as revenue. ... the sale of 384 Selenia full-field digital mammography systems. At December 29, 2007, the Company's ... suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment ...

Three Palm Software Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Its WorkstationOne(TM) Breast Imaging Workstation

... softcopy reading and interpretation of digital mammography images, and was developed with the goal of ... a very efficient environment for reading digital mammography exams," said Dr. Laszlo Tabar, Professor of ... to read the ever increasing number of digital mammography examinations in an efficient and effective manner ...

ExonHit Therapeutics Invested Strongly in 2008 for Pivotal 2009 Results

... become the first blood-based diagnostic test providing an alternative to mammography for younger women whose sensitivity to mammography is low, or for women who decide not to undergo mammography screening. EHT Dx12 has the potential to offer an alternative to very ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Exhibits at Major Middle East Health Conference

... a pioneer in laser optical breast imaging, will exhibit the CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) system at the Arab Health 2009 medical conference, January ... the patient to ionizing radiation or painful breast compression. CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) is designed to be used in conjunction with mammography. It ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems CT Laser Mammography (CTLM) Technology Featured in Peer-Reviewed Journal

... today that a new study evaluating the CTLM system as an adjunct to mammography is featured in the December 2008 issue of Academic Radiology. ... who were examined with mammography and CTLM adjunctively compared to mammography alone. The study also details the fundamentals of CTLM, the team's ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Sells Its CT Laser Mammography System to Budapest, Hungary

... Laszlo Meszaros of Kardia Hungary Kft., has purchased the first CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) system for Budapest, Hungary. (Logo: ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has determined ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Receives its First Order for its CT Laser Mammography System for Israel

... Department of Mammography, will use the CTLM(R) system in addition to mammography and Ultrasound in detecting breast cancer. Mr. Offer Hameiri, President of ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has determined ...

Hologic to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Hologic to Present at the Needham Seventh Annual Biotechnology and Medical Technology Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Naviscan PET Systems and Rockville PET Imaging Partner to Bring a New Breast Imaging Technology to New York

... mammography, PEM. The PEM Flex scanner is similar to the size of a mammography unit, and consists of two high-resolution detector heads, mounted directly ... cardiac studies as well as nuclear breast scanning using positron emission mammography (PEM), the only facility in Long Island to have this technology available ...

Hologic to Present at the Citigroup Investment Research Global Healthcare Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Hologic to Present at the Bank of America Healthcare Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Hologic, Inc. to Release Second Quarter Fiscal 2008 Operating Results Thursday, May 1st Before Market Opens

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center Opens Two Warm, Supportive Patient Centers: Carol Ann Read Breast Health Center and Family Resource Center

... in more collaborative treatment. The Center includes: -- Four digital mammography rooms, bone densitometry rooms, a stereotactic breast biopsy room, and ... that separates patient and clinical spaces, allowing for diagnostic mammography to be completed at the rapid rate of one patient every six minutes. ...

Hologic to Present at the Sun Trust Robinson Humphrey's 37th Annual Institutional Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Hologic to Present at Merrill Lynch Global Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology and Medical Device Conference

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Hologic, Inc. to Release First Quarter Fiscal 2008 Operating Results Thursday, January 31st Before Market Opens

... the healthcare needs of women. Hologic leads the industry in digital mammography systems and offers the most advanced technology for breast imaging and ... Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems CEO Announces Retirement

... commented Mr. Bendis. IDSI users have performed over 13,000 CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) clinical cases worldwide. About Imaging Diagnostic Systems, ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has determined ...

iCAD, Inc. Awarded Two Additional Patents for Its Computer-Aided Detection Technology

... iCAD offers high-performance CAD solutions for both digital and film-based mammography systems. Additionally, iCAD is developing CAD solutions for use with ... high-performance, upgradeable CAD systems for the high, mid and low volume mammography markets. iCAD is entrusted with the task of early cancer detection by over ...

Siemens Unveils New Digital Mammography System for Optimized Screening

... ) introduces the MAMMOMAT(R) Novation S, a new digital mammography system designed to optimize clinical workflow for screenings, at the 93rd ... screening exams performed. "The MAMMOMAT Novation S provides a digital mammography solution that is designed to address the needs of patients, clinicians and ...

New Optical Breast Cancer Imaging Technology Garners Cover Story in National Radiology Magazine

... ) The article, "CT Laser mammography Functional Optical Imaging of Breast Cancer," can be viewed on the RT ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Exhibits CT Laser Breast Imaging Results at Major Italian Multidisciplinary Breast Cancer Meeting

... one of its major European markets following early interest in the CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) adjunctive solution to breast cancer detection. IMDS has several ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Expands Key Patent Coverage

... treated with light-activated compounds. Our current proprietary CT Laser mammography System (CTLM(R)) is uniquely capable in these applications." The Chinese ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has ...

Panacea Pharmaceuticals Announces the Availability of BC Detect(SM), a Serum- Based Diagnostic Test for Breast Cancer

... breast cancer as well as recurrence rely on imaging modalities, including mammography and MRI. No serum biomarkers have been approved for either primary breast ... the guidelines of the major oncologic organizations only suggest annual mammography for detection of new tumors. BC Detect(SM) measures levels of human ...

Imaging Diagnostic Systems Generates Cash From Building Sale

... the market has never been more ready for a product like our CT Laser mammography system (CTLM(R)). We have grown to eight sites participating in our U.S. ... of an FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the Computed Tomography Laser mammography system to be used as an adjunct to mammography. The FDA has determined ...

The Breast Cancer Therapeutics Market in Australia

... (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO ) Initiatives such as the BreastScreen Australia program, which provides free mammography services to aid in the early detection of breast cancer, have resulted in oncologists seeing more early stage disease. This, combined with aggressive ...

Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging (BSGI) Offers Greater Sensitivity Over Mammography, Ultrasound and MRI

... of Radiology. Brem and her colleagues conducted a retrospective multi-center study of women with biopsy-proven ILC. All patients had undergone mammography and BSGI, and the imaging findings were classified as positive or negative for invasive lobular carcinoma by experienced breast imagers. Ultrasound ...

Video: Women Unsatisfied With Body and Breasts, Less Likely to Comply With Screenings, Including Mammography

... women who are dissatisfied with their overall physical appearance are significantly less likely to be up to date with preventive screenings, such as mammography and breast self-exam. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www.prnewswire.com/mnr/nwhrc/32162/ The national survey, conducted ...

Hologic Completes Cash Tender Offer for Third Wave Technologies, Inc.

... focused on breast health, diagnostics, GYN surgical, and skeletal health. Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, ...

Hologic, Inc. Accepts Shares of Third Wave Technologies, Inc. in Tender Offer and Commences Subsequent Offering Period

... focused on breast health, diagnostics, GYN surgical, and skeletal health. Hologic provides a comprehensive suite of technologies with products for mammography and breast biopsy, radiation treatment for early-stage breast cancer, cervical cancer screening, treatment for menorrhagia, osteoporosis assessment, ...

iCAD to Present at Seventh Annual Needham and Company Biotechnology and Medical Technology Conference

... and pinpointing cancer earlier. iCAD offers a comprehensive range of high-performance, upgradeable CAD systems for the high, mid and low volume mammography markets. iCAD is entrusted with the task of early cancer detection by more than 2,000 women's healthcare centers worldwide. For more information, ...

iCAD Appoints John DeLucia as Vice President of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs

... and pinpointing cancer earlier. iCAD offers a comprehensive range of high-performance, upgradeable CAD systems for the high, mid and low volume mammography markets. iCAD is entrusted with the task of early cancer detection by more than 1800 women's healthcare centers worldwide. For more information, call ...

Colon Cancer Screening Laws Now Cover Half of U.S. Population

... costly than equally-important annual screening for breast cancer, for which coverage is protected by law in 49 states. The PMPM cost of screening mammography is 75 cents -- 9 cents more PMPM than flexible sigmoidoscopy and FOBT combined and 20 cents more than colonoscopy.([2]) Early detection also ...

iCAD to Feature New Products and Capabilities at European Congress of Radiology

... marks based upon the certainty of the finding. Additionally, customized SecondLook Digital CAD solutions for Agfa CR, Sectra and Planmed digital mammography systems will be displayed in iCAD's booth. SecondLook Digital will broaden and strengthen these solutions by providing enhanced detection and ...

CT Laser Mammography Technology to be Featured at European Congress of Radiology

... -- Imaging Diagnostic Systems, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: IMDS) a pioneer in laser optical breast imaging systems, will exhibit CT Laser mammography (CTLM(R)) technology at the annual European Congress of Radiology (ECR 2008), March 7- 11, in Vienna, Austria. IDSI will be located at Expo E #566. ...
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