Article - 10 Aug 2007
Optics and photonics have a strong history in medical research and diagnostics.
News - 4 May 2015
Monteris Medical today announced the launch of two new reduced diameter mini-probes for its NeuroBlate® System, a minimally invasive robotic laser thermotherapy tool. The new probes will be...
News - 25 Feb 2014
Researchers at the Cedars-Sinai Maxine Dunitz Neurosurgical Institute and Department of Neurosurgery have developed a unique, compact, relatively inexpensive imaging device to “light up”...
News - 28 Feb 2014
Seventh- and eighth-grade students attending the March 10 “Brainworks” at Cedars-Sinai will see how a new, experimental device makes brain tumors glow – using a special camera, a...
News - 4 May 2016
Monteris Medical today announced new data from two separate studies supporting the use of its NeuroBlate® System for brain lesions were presented at the American Association of Neurological...
News - 22 Sep 2008
OmniGuide, Inc., announced today the introduction of the new BeamPath NEURO(TM), the first flexible CO2 laser scalpel for neurosurgery. The BeamPath NEURO fiber provides surgeons with a precise,...
News - 4 Oct 2007
It's like a scene from a James Bond movie. In a room with gleaming steel walls, double doors slide open to reveal a doughnut-shaped machine large enough to engulf a person. People start backing...
News - 15 Jul 2014
A noninvasive optical imaging device developed at Cedars-Sinai can provide early detection of changes that later occur in the brain and are a classic sign of Alzheimer’s disease, according to...
News - 21 Jul 2007
Leica Microsystems has received an FDA 510(k) clearance for the Leica FL800, an intra-operative video angiography device for the viewing of blood flow in the cerebral vascular area using Akorn...
News - 28 Jan 2009
Surgeons at Northwestern Memorial Hospital are among the first in the country to use a new micro-laser, which uses light energy in place of a cutting tool to remove complicated brain and spine tumors....