Navigation Links
Hologic to Showcase 3D Mammography (Breast Tomosynthesis) and Other Advanced Women's Imaging Technologies at RSNA 2011, the Largest Radiology Show in the World
Date:11/21/2011

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical imaging systems and surgical products dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, will feature some of its newest women's health products at the 97th Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) at McCormick Place in Chicago, November 26 through December 2.

Products highlighted this year include:

3D Mammography (Breast Tomosynthesis). The Hologic Selenia Dimensions 2D + 3D system systems provides radiologists measurable improvements in specificity and sensitivity over conventional digital mammography and increases radiologists confidence in ruling out breast cancer without a recall. For the first time ever, Selenia Dimensions breast tomosynthesis allows radiologists to offer their patients a conventional 2D digital mammogram and a 3D tomosynthesis exam in one compression, in just seconds at a dose below the U.S. mammography screening guidelines.

Hologic is offering five 90-minute programs combining lectures and hands-on experience for radiologists and other medical professionals interested in learning more about breast tomosynthesis technology. Six scientific papers that discuss the use of Hologic tomosynthesis in clinical breast cancer screening practices will be presented at RSNA.

A synthesized 2D image reconstruction algorithm commercially available outside the U.S. will be presented at the meeting. The algorithm is designed to create a 2D image from the tomosynthesis projection data, thereby eliminating the need for a 2D exposure, while maintaining superior performance to a conventional 2D-onl
'/>"/>

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

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related biology technology :

1. Hologic, Inc. to Host Investor Reception at the RSNA Trade Show
2. Hologic to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
3. BioStorage Technologies Showcases First-Ever Mobile Biorepository - Relofleet™ at Drug Information Association Annual Meeting
4. CureFAKtor Pharmaceuticals Featured at University of Florida Innovation Showcase 2011
5. Best Practices, LLC Showcases Its Expertise in Customer Relationship Management
6. Finesse Solutions Showcases SmartBag with Fully Integrated Single-Use pH and pO2 Sensors for Rocker Bioreactors at Interphex 2011
7. BioBehavioral Diagnostics Company to Present at Biotech Showcase™ 2011
8. Advanced Life Sciences to Present at the Biotech Showcase™ 2011 Conference
9. Interleukin Genetics, Inc. to Present at Biotech Showcase 2011
10. BioSpace Showcases the Midwests Growing Life Science Region
11. New Advances in Understanding of Parasite Risk Showcased at CVBD World Forum
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/30/2014)... On September 11, Pharma IQ conducted an interview ... a session that he will lead on “Stem Cells” at ... 17-18, 2015 in London. In the interview posted ... to respond to several questions on the current state of ... cell toxicity, and future trends in the use of stem ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... CA (PRWEB) September 30, 2014 ... million burn injuries require medical attention. In the ... brings serious complications to battlefield medical care. More ... Iraq and Afghanistan. Burn wounds heal slowly, remain ... can be excessive, physically debilitating and functionally damaging. ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... TORONTO , Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Portage Biotech ... Exchange: PBT.U), is pleased to announce that its three ... of Portage, who advanced $ 100,000 each in July ... have their Notes and related Coupons converted into 3,500,001 ... and carried 5% coupon. Both the Note and the ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... 29, 2014 Transparency Market Research, in ... SPPS, LPPS, HPPS, by Application - Cancer, Metabolic, CVS, ... and by Delivery) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, ... the global peptide therapeutics market was worth US$14.1 billion ... by 2018 at an 8.7% CAGR. , The two ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 2Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 3Adult Stem Cell Technology Center, LLC Director James L. Sherley Discusses Stem Cell Toxicology 4Faster Healing with Fewer Scars 2Portage announces conversion of its debt into equity 2Portage announces conversion of its debt into equity 3Global Peptide Therapeutics Market to be Worth US$25.4 Billion by 2018: Transparency Market Research 2Global Peptide Therapeutics Market to be Worth US$25.4 Billion by 2018: Transparency Market Research 3
... Calif., Jan. 21 VNUS(R) Medical,Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: ... minimally invasive treatment of peripheral vascular disease,announced today that ... quarter ended December 31, 2007, after the close of ... regular quarterly teleconference at 2:00 p.m. PT,/ 5:00 p.m. ...
... Two Development Milestones in its Ofatumumab ... Collaboration With GlaxoSmithKline., COPENHAGEN, January 21 ... second and third development milestones,for ofatumumab (HuMax-CD20(R)) under the terms ... of the collaboration of DKK 87.2 million,was triggered by treatment ...
... company insiders knowingly misrepresented the ... ... Sobol Shapiro filed a,proposed class-action lawsuit on behalf of CellCyte ... the company and chief executive officer Gary A.,Reys, background, causing ...
Cached Biology Technology:VNUS Medical Technologies to Report Fourth-Quarter 2007 Results and Webcast Teleconference on February 7 2Genmab Reaches Milestones in Ofatumumab Collaboration 2Genmab Reaches Milestones in Ofatumumab Collaboration 3Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Lawsuit Filed Against CellCyte Genetics Corporation 2Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro: Lawsuit Filed Against CellCyte Genetics Corporation 3
(Date:9/30/2014)... 30, 2014  Spectra Automation, a trusted ... biotech and power generation industries, announced today ... Manager, an easy-to-use and cost-effective data collection, ... development laboratories. Most upstream ... analyzer systems. Accessing and consolidating data from ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... called Clostridium ramosum , coupled with a high-fat diet, ... this week in mBio , the online open-access journal ... team from the German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam-Rehbruecke in ... C. ramosum gained weight when fed a high-fat diet. ... less obese even when consuming a high-fat diet, and mice ...
(Date:9/29/2014)... story from 2009, "human activities in this area of the ... oil is increasingly grown for use as a cooking oil ... It has become the most widely produced edible oil in ... surpass that of soybean oil. , The environmental effects of ... to grow the crop, and the preferred method is fire. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Spectra Automation Introduces RECONN Bioprocess Manager 2Gut bacteria promote obesity in mice 2
... 2013 UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers report that ... to inflammatory disease, indicating that the production of a ... clock. The study published in the Nov. 8 ... pathway by which the body,s circadian clock controls the ...
... Science Foundation (NSF), in cooperation with interagency and ... awards under a program that supports multi- and ... and sustainability of the natural and living environment, ... the Arctic. Six projects have been ...
... URBANA, Ill. Despite a 12-year action plan calling for ... progress has been made, and there is no evidence that ... University of Illinois researchers have identified some of the biophysical ... "We are suggesting that a partnership of researchers work ...
Cached Biology News:UT Southwestern researchers identify how body clock affects inflammation 2UT Southwestern researchers identify how body clock affects inflammation 3NSF, with interagency and international partners, makes first round of grants to understand Arctic sustainability 2NSF, with interagency and international partners, makes first round of grants to understand Arctic sustainability 3NSF, with interagency and international partners, makes first round of grants to understand Arctic sustainability 4NSF, with interagency and international partners, makes first round of grants to understand Arctic sustainability 5NSF, with interagency and international partners, makes first round of grants to understand Arctic sustainability 6Researchers suggest plan to address hypoxia in Gulf of Mexico 2Researchers suggest plan to address hypoxia in Gulf of Mexico 3