Los Angeles, May 5, 2017
Fischer Imaging announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued Fischer’s patent 9,636,072 Computed Tomography Breast Imaging and Biopsy System.
About Fischer Imaging
Fischer Imaging is a mammography company focused on developing the next generation of breast imaging systems. The company is focused on improving breast cancer screening and diagnosis by finding missed cancers and reducing unnecessary treatment. Fischer Imaging unique slot scanning approach allows targeted scanning to reduce scatter and radiation dose, while improving the quality of the image resolution.
Fischer Imaging is the successor company to Fischer Imaging Corporation, which until the early 2000’s was a leading manufacturer of mammography equipment in the United States. Fischer Imaging Co. pioneered stereotactic needle biopsy under digital mammography guidance and developed one of the first Full Field Digital Mammography (“FFDM”) systems. Fischer Imaging Co. sold over $1B in x-ray systems, with over $400M to OEM partners such as GE, Varian, Dornier, Philips, Kodak and Storz.
Fischer Imaging, Inc.
Shabbir Bambot, PhD
Phone: 1–877–372–2299 x4