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Jean Yves Chapelon, Dominique Cathignol, Albert Gelet, Emmanuel Blanc: Ultrasound therapy apparatus delivering ultrasound waves having thermal and cavitation effects. Technomed Medical Systems, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Pennie & Edmonds, February 11, 1997: US05601526 (322 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for performing therapy using ultrasound. The apparatus uses a treatment device having at least one piezoelectric transducer element to supply ultrasonic waves focussed onto a focal point or region that determines the tissue zone submitted to therapy. The treatment device, whic ...


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Bruno Buys, Jean Pierre Sozanski, Serge Mordon, Jean Marc Brunetaud, Yves Moschetto: Process for treatment by irradiating an area of a body, and treatment apparatus usable in dermatology for the treatment of cutaneous angio dysplasias. Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Limbach & Limbach, August 9, 1994: US05336217 (185 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a process of treatment in the field of dermatology, for the treatment of cutaneous angio dysplasias, using the energy emitted by a laser source, as well as to an apparatus for the treatment of skin angiomas implementing the process. The apparatus includes a laser source suit ...


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Michel Delhaye, Yves J M Moschetto, Paul Dhamelincourt: Apparatus for the non-destructive examination of heterogeneous samples. Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Robert B Frailey, June 21, 1977: US04030827 (159 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an apparatus for the non-destructive examination of an heterogeneous sample by analysis of the Raman radiations scattered by the sample receiving an incident of monochromatic radiation of known frequency. The apparatus includes a source of monochromatic light, such a ...


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Jean Y Chapelon, Dominique Cathignol, Albert Gelet, Emmanuel Blanc: Therapeutic endo-rectal probe and apparatus constituting an application thereof for destroying cancer tissue, in particular of the prostate, and preferably in combination with an imaging endo-cavitary-probe. Technomed Medical Systems, Iserm Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Cohen Pontani Lieberman Pavane, December 12, 1995: US05474071 (148 worldwide citation)

A therapeutic endo-rectal probe comprises a piezoelectric transducer element mounted in a support member itself connected to a rigid guide means enabling endo-rectal insertion of the probe, the outside shape of the support member preferably being that of a disk having an outline that is for the most ...


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Michel Vert, Francois Chabot, Jean Leray, Pascal Christel: New prosthesis parts, their preparation and their application. Agence Nationale de Valorisation de la Recherche, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Cushman Darby & Cushman, July 21, 1981: US04279249 (141 worldwide citation)

Osteosynthesis parts are made of an absorbable polymer composition consisting of a matrix of lactic acid homopolymer, or a copolymer very high in lactic acid units, having discrete reinforcement elements embedded therein. The reinforcement elements are made of glycolic acid homopolymer or copolymers ...


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Jean Yves Chapelon, Dominique Cathignol, Albert Gelet, Emmanuel Blanc: Therapeutic endo-rectal probe, and apparatus constituting an application thereof for destroying cancer tissue, in particular of the prostate, and preferably in combination with an imaging endo-cavitary-probe. Technomed Medical Systems Inserm Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Parc d Activites la Poudrette Lamartine, Cohen Pontani Lieberman Pavane, September 16, 1997: US05666954 (136 worldwide citation)

A therapeutic endo-rectal probe comprises at least a piezoelectric transducer element mounted in a support member itself connected to a rigid guide means enabling endo-rectal insertion of said probe, the outside shape of said support member preferably being that of a disk having an outline that is f ...


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Francois Lacoste, Dominique Cathignol: Apparatus and method for location and treatment using ultrasound. Technomed Medical Systems, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Welsh & Katz, January 13, 2004: US06676601 (93 worldwide citation)

A method for treating myomas or tumors having a pedicle includes the steps of locating the pedicle of a myoma or a tumor using Doppler echography and delivering focused ultrasound to the pedicle.


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Anne Marie Giseple Joutel, Marie Germaine Madeleine Bousser, Elisabeth Andree Tournier Lasserve: Method for the screening of familial hemiplegic migraine (FHM). Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Larson & Taylor, February 3, 1998: US05714319 (76 worldwide citation)

Method for screening for familial hemiplegic migraine which comprises searching for the presence of a mutated gene responsible for familial hemiplegic migraine on the chromosome 19, in the region comprised between the microsatellites D19S216 and D19S215, of a family or of an at risk individual, incl ...


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Maurice Chive, Jean Pierre Sozanski, Yves Moschetto, Daniel Vanloot: System for internal heat treatment of a specific body and its use. Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Universite des Sciences et Technologies de Lille, Larson and Taylor, October 11, 1994: US05354325 (68 worldwide citation)

A system for internal heat treatment of specific bodies by microwave including a generator 1 of microwave energy at a frequency f0, at least one channel for transmission of the microwave energy, each channel making it possible to generate a modulated microwave treatment signal, the wave of the micro ...


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