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Fred H Burbank, Thomas J Fogarty, Wayne E Manska, Mark A Ritchart, Timothy J Ryan, Elias A Zerhouni: Method and apparatus for automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue. Biopsys Medical, Dennis H Epperson, June 18, 1996: US05526822 (622 worldwide citation)

A method and device for the automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue having a piercing needle with a receiving port to trap tissue prior to cutting. A motor drive directs and positions the tissue receiving port at a lesion site in arbitrary positions about and along the longitudinal axis of th ...


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Fred H Burbank, Thomas J Fogarty, Wayne E Manska, Mark A Ritchart, Timothy J Ryan, Elias A Zerhouni: Apparatus for automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Donald E Stout, July 7, 1998: US05775333 (367 worldwide citation)

A method and device for the automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue having a piercing needle with a receiving port to trap tissue prior to cutting. A motor drive directs and positions the tissue receiving port at a lesion site in arbitrary positions about and along the longitudinal axis of th ...


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Fred H Burbank, Thomas J Fogarty, Wayne E Manska, Mark A Ritchart, Timothy J Ryan, Elias A Zerhouni: Apparatus for automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, July 27, 1999: US05928164 (301 worldwide citation)

A method and device for the automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue having a piercing needle with a receiving port to trap tissue prior to cutting. A motor drive directs and positions the tissue receiving port at a lesion site in arbitrary positions about and along the longitudinal axis of th ...


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Seth A Foerster, Fred H Burbank, Mark A Ritchart, Elias A Zerhouni: Devices for marking and defining particular locations in body tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 8, 2001: US06228055 (283 worldwide citation)

Implantable devices are disclosed for marking the location of a biopsy or surgery for the purpose of identification. The devices are remotely delivered, preferably percutaneously. Visualization of the markers is readily accomplished using various state of the art imaging systems. Using the inventive ...


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Fred H Burbank, Thomas J Fogarty, Wayne E Manska, Mark A Ritchart, Timothy J Ryan, Elias A Zerhouni: Method and apparatus for automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, Donald E Stout, Stout Uxa Buyan & Mullins, November 9, 1999: US05980469 (269 worldwide citation)

A method and device for the automated biopsy and collection of soft tissue having a piercing needle with a receiving port to trap tissue prior to cutting. A motor drive directs and positions the tissue receiving port at a lesion site in arbitrary positions about and along the longitudinal axis of th ...


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Ergin Atalar, Paul A Bottomley, Elias A Zerhouni: Method of internal magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopic analysis and associated apparatus. The Johns Hopkins University, Arnold B Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott Silverman, December 23, 1997: US05699801 (161 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method for magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopic analysis of the interior of a specimen which includes positioning the specimen within a main magnetic field, introducing an invasive probe having an elongated receiver coil into or adjacent to the specimen with the coil ...


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Seth A Foerster, Fred H Burbank, Mark A Ritchart, Elias A Zerhouni: Devices for defining and marking tissue. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 16, 2006: US07044957 (121 worldwide citation)

In order to later identify the location of a biopsy or surgery, various means and methods for permanently and non-surgically marking selected tissue in the human body are used. Later visualization of the markers is readily accomplished using state-of-the-art imaging systems.


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Elias A Zerhouni: Radiographic test phantom for computed tomographic lung nodule analysis. Kerkam Stowell Kondracki & Clarke, February 24, 1987: US04646334 (21 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a test phantom for evaluating a computed tomographic scan of nodules in a lung of a human or non-human animal comprising a device which simulates a 15 to 40 mm thick transverse section of said animal the tissue simulating portions of said device are constructed of materials having radio ...


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Seth A Foerster, Fred H Burbank, Mark A Ritchart, Elias A Zerhouni: Methods and devices for defining and marking tissue. Devicor Medical Products, Welsh Flaxman & Gitler, October 2, 2012: US08277391 (7 worldwide citation)

In order to later identify the location of a biopsy or surgery, various means and methods for permanently and non-surgically marking selected tissue in the human body are used. Later visualization of the markers is readily accomplished using state-of-the-art imaging systems.


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Seth A Foerster, Fred H Burbank, Mark A Ritchart, Elias A Zerhouni: Methods and devices for defining and marking tissue. Audley A Ciamporcero Jr Esq, Johnson & Johnson, October 25, 2001: US20010034528-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

In order to later identify the location of a biopsy or surgery, various means and methods for permanently and non-surgically marking selected tissue in the human body are used. Later visualization of the markers is readily accomplished using state-of-the-art imaging systems.