Latest Optical coherence tomography Stories

2011-09-13 12:43:57

By combining three previously unrelated imaging tools into one new device, a team of researchers from the University of Connecticut and the University of Southern California has proposed a new way to diagnose early-stage ovarian cancer in high-risk women through minimally invasive surgery.

2011-08-17 22:11:57

A team of researchers from four Boston-area institutions led by Nicusor Iftimia from Physical Sciences, Inc. has demonstrated for the first time that optical coherence tomography (OCT), a high resolution optical imaging technique that works by bouncing near-infrared laser light off biological tissue, can reliably distinguish between pancreatic cysts that are low-risk and high-risk for becoming malignant.

2011-08-01 16:20:38

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a new imaging system that enables high-speed, three-dimensional (3-D) imaging of microscopic pre-cancerous changes in the esophagus or colon.

2011-07-05 08:00:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomophase Corporation, developer of the minimally invasive Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging System (OCTIS(TM)) and other devices, announced today that it has received notification from the U.S.

2011-04-11 07:10:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tomophase Corporation, a leading developer of minimally invasive optical coherence tomography (OCT) tissue imaging devices, announced today that it has installed the first of its OCT Imaging Systems (OCTIS(TM)) at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) in Galveston, Texas. This first system sale will be for research use in the laboratory of Dr.

2011-01-11 06:45:00

Surge in Cataract Surgeries Fuel Intraocular Lens (IOL) Market to Almost $1.4 Billion VANCOUVER, Jan.

2010-12-10 06:40:00


2010-09-15 07:07:00

TORONTO, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Millennium Research Group (MRG), the optical coherence tomography market will grow at an annual rate of almost 60% through 2015, spurred by physician adoption of this new technology that was launched in the US in May 2010.

2010-05-21 14:41:00

PARIS, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- LightLab Imaging, Inc., the pioneer and leader in the development of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) technology for coronary and other imaging applications will showcase its C7-XR(TM) Imaging System and its companion C7 Dragonfly(TM) Imaging Catheter at EuroPCR 2010 in Paris, France on May 25 to 28, at booth M-12.

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