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Joseph M Tartaglia, Wade A Keller, Amir Belson, Arthur R Ratchford: Endoscope with adjacently positioned guiding apparatus. Neoguide Systems, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, January 10, 2006: US06984203 (436 worldwide citation)

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is provided. The endoscope has an elongate body with a steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and manipulatable guiding apparatus. The guiding apparatus may ...


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Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A: Tendon-dirven endoscope and methods of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Ohline Robert M, Tartaglia Joseph M, Belson Amir, Roth Alex T, Keller Wade A, Anderson Scott C, Julian Chris A, HAN Johney U, March 11, 2004: WO/2004/019769 (363 worldwide citation)

A steerable, tendon-driven endoscope is described herein. The endoscope has an elongated body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled, segmented proximal portion. The steerable distal portion and the segment of the controllable portion are actuated by ...


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Joseph M Tartaglia, Amir Belson, Robert Matthew Ohline: Endoscope with guiding apparatus. NeoGuide Systems, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, October 5, 2004: US06800056 (199 worldwide citation)

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and ma ...


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Amir Belson, Paul DeWitt Frey, Christine Wei Hsien Mcelhaney, James Craig Milroy, Robert Matthew Ohline, Joseph M Tartaglia: Steerable segmented endoscope and method of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Morrison & Foerster, August 26, 2003: US06610007 (176 worldwide citation)

A steerable endoscope has an elongated body with a selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled proximal portion. The endoscope body is inserted into a patient and the selectively steerable distal portion is used to select a desired path within the patient's body. When t ...


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Amir Belson: Endoscope with single step guiding apparatus. Neoguide Systems, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, December 13, 2005: US06974411 (163 worldwide citation)

An endoscope with guiding apparatus is described herein. A steerable endoscope is described having an elongate body with a manually or selectively steerable distal portion, an automatically controlled portion, a flexible and passively manipulated proximal portion, and an externally controlled and ma ...


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Amir Belson: Steerable endoscope and improved method of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Morrison & Foerster, October 22, 2002: US06468203 (133 worldwide citation)

A steerable endoscope has an elongated body with a selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled proximal portion. The endoscope body is inserted into a patient and the selectively steerable distal portion is used to select a desired path within the patient's body. When t ...


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Amir Belson: Steerable endoscope and improved method of insertion. NeoGuide Systems, Wilson Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati, March 22, 2005: US06869396 (72 worldwide citation)

A steerable endoscope has an elongated body with a selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled proximal portion. The endoscope body is inserted into a patient and the selectively steerable distal portion is used to select a desired path within the patient's body. When the en ...


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Amir Belson: Apparatus and method for endoscopic colectomy. NeoGuide Systems, Shay Glenn, March 4, 2008: US07338505 (67 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for endoscopic colectomy are described herein. A colectomy device having a first and a second tissue approximation device is mounted on a colonoscope separated from one another. During deployment of the colectomy device, a diseased portion of the colon is positioned inbetween t ...


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Amir Belson, Paul DeWitt Frey, Christine Wei Hsien McElhaney, James Craig Milroy, Robert Matthew Ohline, Joseph M Tartaglia: Steerable segmented endoscope and method of insertion. NeoGuide Systems, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, August 8, 2006: US07087013 (59 worldwide citation)

A steerable endoscope has an elongated body with a selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled proximal portion. The endoscope body is inserted into a patient and the selectively steerable distal portion is used to select a desired path within the patient's body. When the en ...


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Amir Belson: Steerable endoscope and improved method of insertion. Neoguide Systems, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, May 16, 2006: US07044907 (39 worldwide citation)

A steerable endoscope has an elongated body with a selectively steerable distal portion and an automatically controlled proximal portion. The endoscope body is inserted into a patient and the selectively steerable distal portion is used to select a desired path within the patient's body. When the en ...