Patent Information

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Surgical

Surgical

Skeletal

Diagnostics

GYN/Non-GYN

ThinPrep® (For GYN and Non-GYN specimens)

T3000

Patent No.
6,562,299
6,572,824
7,435,599
7,579,190

T5000

Patent No.
6,562,299
6,572,824
7,435,599
7,579,190

ThinPrep® Imaging System

Imaging Station

Patent No.
7,006,674
7,590,492

Review Scope

Patent No.
7,006,674

I Squared

Patent No.
7,369,304
7,590,492
7,689,038

Filters

Patent No.
7,507,578

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Lab Solutions

Cellient Automated Cell Block System

Patent No.
7,829,021
7,914,462
7,914,738

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Molecular

Rapid fFN® Fetal Fibronectin Test

Analyte Detector System

Patent No.
DES 434,153
6,267,722

Cassette

Patent No.
DES 432,244

Cervista (Two HPV tests)

Patent No.
6,368,803
6,562,611
6,872,816
6,913,881
7,273,696
7,381,530
7,407,782
7,514,220
7,527,948
7,785,852
7,829,314

Aptima Combo 2® Assay

Patent No.
5,514,551
5,656,207
5,556,771
5,658,737
5,693,468
5,696,251
5,723,597
5,756,709
5,827,656
5,840,873
5,948,899
6,090,591
6,893,612
6,910,720
7,172,863

Aptima® CT Assay

Patent No.
5,514,551
5,556,771
5,693,468
5,696,251
5,723,597
5,823,254
6,090,591
6,893,612
6,910,720

Aptima® GC Assay

Patent No.
5,514,551
5,556,771
5,696,251
5,723,597
5,948,899
6,090,591
6,893,612
6,910,720
7,172,863

Aptima® Trichomonas Vaginalis Assay

Patent No.
5,656,207
5,658,737
5,696,251
5,756,709
5,840,873
6,090,591
6,245,519
6,294,338
6,893,612
6,910,720
7,294,308
7,381,811
7,632,934

Aptima® HPV Assay (Screening)

Patent No.
5,656,207
5,656,423
5,658,737
5,696,251
5,712,092
5,756,709
5,840,873
5,876,922
5,948,899
6,090,591
6,245,519
6,910,720
7,070,925
7,294,308

Aptima® HPV Assay (Genotyping)

Patent No.
5,656,207
5,658,737
5,696,251
5,756,709
5,840,873
5,876,922
6,090,591
6,245,519
7,294,308
7,691,332

Aptima® HIV-1 RNA Qualitative Assay

Patent No.
RE37,891
5,612200
5,656,744
5,658,737
5,696,251
5,756,011
5,756,709
5,827,656
5,840,873
5,948,899
5,955,261
6,004,745
6,090,591
6,110,678
6,245,519
6,280,952
6,623,920
7,070,925
7,097,979

Aptima® Penetrable Caps

Patent No.
6,893,612
7,294,308
7,691,332
8,052,944
8,057,762
8,206,662

Aptima® Urine Specimen Collection Kit for Male and Female Urine Specimens

Patent No.
6,893,612
7,294,308
7,691,332
8,052,944
8,057,762
8,206,662

Aptima® Specimen Transfer Kit

Patent No.
6,893,612
7,294,308
7,691,332
8,052,944
8,057,762
8,206,662

Aptima® Pos Ctl GC & CT

Patent No.
6,893,612

Aptima® Unisex Swab Specimen Collection Kit

Patent No.
6,893,612

Aptima® Cervical Specimen Collection and Transport Kit

Patent No.
6,893,612
7,294,308

Aptima® Vaginal Swab Specimen Collection Kit

Patent No.
6,893,612

Progensa® PCA3

Patent No.
RE37,891
5,556,771
5,612200
5,614,387
5,656,744
5,696,251
5,834,254
5,948,899
6,004,745
6,090,591
6,110,678
6,280,952
6,294,338
6,414,152
6,908,735
6,910,720
7,008,765
7,070,925
7,294,308
7,691,332
8,052,944
8,057,762
8,546,551

Tigris® DTS® System

Patent No.
6,605,213
6,764,649
7,033,820
7,135,145
7,267,795
7,384,600
7,396,509
7,611,675
7,638,337
7,763,467
7,910,067
7,941,904
8,137,620
8,221,682
8,337,753

MTUs (mulit-tube units)

Patent No.
6,086,827
6,517,782
6,517,783

Panther® System

Patent No.
6,605,213
7,033,820
7,135,145
7,638,337

Sample Rack

Patent No.
7,611,675
7,638,337

DTS® 400/800/1600 Systems

Patent No.
6,846,456

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Breast Health

Imaging

3Dimensions™ System

Patent No.
6,327,336
7,122,803
7,123,684
7,233,005
7,304,308
7,319,735
7,407,782
7,430,272
7,443,949
7,577,282
7,609,806
7,616,801
7,639,780
7,688,940
7,702,142
7,760,853
7,792,245
7,831,296
7,869,563
7,881,428
7,991,106
7,949,091
7,986,765
8,155,421
8,175,219
8,275,090
8,452,379
8,559,595
8,565,374
8,712,127
8,744,041
8,948,340
8,958,001
9,042,612
9,066,706
9,095,306
9,119,593
9,460,508
9,549,709
10,413,263
10,573,276
D831216

Selenia® Dimensions® System

Patent No.
6,327,336
7,122,803
7,123,684
7,233,005
7,304,308
7,319,735
7,407,782
7,430,272
7,443,949
7,577,282
7,609,806
7,616,801
7,639,780
7,688,940
7,702,142
7,760,853
7,792,245
7,831,296
7,869,563
7,881,428
7,991,106
7,949,091
7,986,765
8,155,421
8,175,219
8,275,090
8,452,379
8,559,595
8,565,374
8,712,127
8,744,041
8,948,340
8,958,001
9,042,612
9,066,706
9,095,306
9,119,593
9,460,508
9,549,709
10,413,263
10,111,631

Selenia® Digital Mammography System

Patent No.
5,930,327
6,327,336
7,122,803
7,123,684
7,233,005
7,304,308
7,319,735
7,443,949
7,986,765

Trident® Specimen Radiography System

Patent No.
6,327,336

MammoPad® Radiolucent Breast Cushion

Patent No.
6,577,702
6,765,984
7,502,441
8,098,793
8,705,689
9,504,433
9,936,925

3DQuorumTM Image Analytics

Patent No.
10,111,631
10,575,807

SmartCurveTM System

Patent No.
9,782,135

SecurView® Workstation or Manager

Patent No.
7,406,150
7,885,443
9,460,508
8,144,959
10,108,329

CenovaTM Hardware (Digital Processing System)

Patent No.
6,404,908
7,146,031
7,174,515
7,397,937
7,477,766
7,630,532
7,630,533
7,668,352
7,672,494
7,680,315
7,809,175
8,131,049
8,223,916
8,571,292

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Interventional

Affirm® Prone Biopsy System and related comfort accessories

Patent No.
6,327,336
10,092,358
10,098,590
10,456,213

Affirm® Upright Breast Biopsy Guidance System and Lateral Arm Upright Biopsy Accessory

Patent No.
9,937,016
10,595,954

Eviva® Vacuum-Assisted Breast Biopsy System

Patent No.
8,202,229
8,277,393

ATEC Handpiece

Patent No.
6,638,235
8,277,393
7,347,829
7,497,833
8,167,818
8,764,679
8,986,222
8,062,230
8,246,551

ATEC MRI Handpiece

Patent No.
6,638,235
8,277,393
7,347,829
7,497,833
8,167,818
8,764,679
8,986,222
8,064,230
8,246,551

Brevera® Breast Biopsy System

Patent No.
9,492,130
9,456,808
8,430,827
9,844,363
D735342
D750787
D769276
D801988
D870895

Celero® Biopsy Device

Patent No.
7,988,642
8,357,103
8,430,827

Sertera® Biopsy Device

Patent No.
D746457
D844784
9,585,639
10,537,311

SecurMark® System for ATEC®

Patent No.
8,280,486
8,442,623
D641,471
D625,005
D643,118

SecurMark® System for Eviva®

Patent No.
8,280,486
8,442,623
D641,471
D625,005
D643,118

SecurMark® System for MRI

Patent No.
8,280,486
8,442,623
D641,471
D625,005
D643,118

SecurMark® System for Ultrasound

Patent No.
8,280,486
8,442,623
D641,471
D625,005
D643,118

TriMark® for Eviva Biopsy Site Marker

Patent No.
6,450,938
6,824,507
7,104,945
7,429,240

CeleroMark Biopsy Site Marker

Patent No.
6,450,938
6,824,507
7,104,945
7,429,240

MammoSite® ML Targeted Radiation Therapy System

Patent No.
6,413,204
6,482,142
7,524,274
9,248,311

Contura® MLB Catheter

Patent No.
6,413,204
6,482,142
6,955,641
7,935,044
8,079,946
8,192,344
8,287,442
8,360,950
8,572,906
8,740,763
8,758,214
9,180,312
9,415,239 

Contura® Cavity Maintenance Catheter

Patent No.
8,328,710

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Breast Surgery

TruNode® Single-use Gamma Probe System

Patent No.
6,512,399
10,310,097

BioZorb® Marker

Patent No.
9,014,787
10,413,381

Faxitron Wedge® Specimen Container

Patent No.
8,741,232

LOCalizer® Wire-free Guidance System

Patent No.
8,973,584
9,867,550

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Surgical

Definity® cervical dilator

Patent No.
10,582,951

NovaSure® ADVANCED endometrial ablation system

Patent No.
6,508,815
6,743,184
9,693,890
10,624,780

NovaSure® endometrial ablation system

Patent No.
6,508,815
6,743,184

MyoSure® tissue removal system

Patent No.
9,095,366
9,339,288
9,539,019
9,872,694
10,130,389

MyoSure® Manual tissue removal device

Patent No.
9,913,629

Fluent® fluid management system

Patent No.
10,077,767

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SKELETAL

Hologic® DXA Systems, including QDR, Discovery and Horizon®  systems

Patent No.
6,230,036
6,233,473
6,385,283
6,853,741
7,609,871

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Fluoroscan® InSight Mini C-Arm System

Patent No.
6,113,265
6,234,672
6,236,712
9,161,727