Optics & Photonics

OmniVision and Neoscope Launch Market-Ready, Cost-Effective, Single-Use Endoscopy Solutions

Jun 15, 2017

Powered by OmniVision's OVM6946 Compact Camera Module, the Neoscope FDA-Approved Endoscope Offers Medical Device Manufacturers a Turnkey Solution

SANTA CLARA, Calif., June 13, 2017 - OmniVision Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of advanced digital imaging solutions, today announced it has engaged with Neoscope, Inc., a manufacturer of endoscopic devices, to design and develop... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Software

Endoscopy System uses adaptive matrix imaging software.

Feb 12, 2016

Part of Fuse® Full Spectrum Endoscopy® platform, Lumos™ Software is based upon Adaptive Matrix Imaging, which analyzes and selectively enhances vascularity, surface texture, and color of abnormal tissue, providing optimal clarity for physicians. Flexible endoscopy system provides panoramic 330° field of view to physicians, and in clinical study, physicians found Lumos facilitated enhancement... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Olympus Receives 510(k) Clearance for TJF-Q180V Duodenoscope

Jan 21, 2016

CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Olympus announced today that FDA has cleared the 510(k) for the TJF-Q180V duodenoscope with modifications to the device design and labeling. The duodenoscope is a flexible gastrointestinal endoscope used in procedures such as endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), which is most commonly performed to diagnose and treat conditions in the pancreas, bile duct... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

EMR Device treats diseases of upper GI tract.

Oct 05, 2015

Offering minimally invasive alternative to esophagectomy, Captivator™ EMR Device for Endoscopic Mucosal Resection enables staging and removal of precancerous tissue and early esophageal cancer in upper GI tract during endoscopic outpatient procedure. Device provides physicians with 360° unobstructed peripheral view for complete visualization of diseased area. Pathology kit is included to... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

EndoChoice to Showcase Platform of Gastrointestinal Products at DDW 2015

May 19, 2015

Company to Feature Generation 2 Launch of Fuse® Full Spectrum Endoscopy® WASHINGTON - Digestive Disease Week®, Booth # 2010 - EndoChoice's platform of gastrointestinal products and services will be on display during Digestive Disease Week (DDW®), May 17-20 in Washington, D.C. Products from EndoChoice's Imaging, Devices, Diagnostics, and Single-Use specialty areas will be available for... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Therapeutic Gastroscope supports diagnosis and treatment.

Jun 05, 2014

Offering both high-definition and narrow band imaging capabilities, single-channel Model GIF-1TH190 provides optimized resolution and imaging needed for screening and diagnosis, along with large 3.7 mm working channel for therapeutic applications, including insertion of dilation balloons, ablation tools, and coagulation probes. Scope has slim design with 10.0 mm distal end diameter, and 2–100... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

REACH3D Teams with Sony Medical to Simplify 3D Display and Recording for Endoscopic Applications

May 27, 2014

ORLANDO, Fla. – AUA 2014 – Visitors to the 2014 American Urological Association (AUA) Annual Meeting, in Orlando, Fla., will see a joint demonstration of a new 3D solution for endoscopic applications, combining REACH3D's Single Light Path 3D HD capture system and Sony Electronics' medical grade 3D 32-inch display (LMD-3251MT) and 3D video recorder (HVO-3000MT). The REACH3D-Sony... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Minimally Invasive Exploratory Surgery Now Goes Further than Ever Before

Feb 10, 2014

New product integration makes surgical devices smaller and less expensive VERGENNES, Vt. -- Surgeons can now explore parts of the human body with significantly more light and a higher resolution, higher quality image than was previously possible. Until the recent launch of the Hyperion 300(TM) Light Source with Integrated Awaiba Video Processor, the image quality from flexible endoscopes made it... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Richard Wolf USA and MAQUET Launch OR Integration Sales Partnership

Dec 03, 2013

VERNON HILLS, Ill. - Richard Wolf Medical Instruments Corporation (RWMIC) and MAQUET have formally launched a non-exclusive sales partnership in the United States. This partnership allows both companies to offer complete, high-quality OR integration solutions in the endoscopy market. Both Richard Wolf and MAQUET command considerable market share in their respective areas of expertise. Richard... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Olympus Endoscopes Now Powered by Next-Generation Ultrasound Processor

May 20, 2013

ProSound F75 Ultrasound Imaging Platform Enables More Accurate Diagnosis of Cancers in GI Tract CENTER VALLEY, Pa. – Olympus, a precision technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions in Medical and Surgical Products, among other core businesses, announced today that the Company's ultrasound endoscopes will now be powered by the ProSound F75 Ultrasound Processor. The... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Precision Optics Corporation Announces Reciept Of $660,000 Purchase Order for Custom-Designed Endoscopes

Mar 25, 2013

GARDNER, Mass. - Precision Optics Corporation, Inc. (OTCQB: PEYE) (the "Company") today announced that it has received a follow-on purchase order for $660,000 for custom-designed endoscopes to be manufactured and delivered over a sixteen-month period beginning in July 2013. The endoscopes represent two distinct designs which include various aspects of the Company's unique proprietary... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

ATW Companies Announces that Judson A. Smith has Expanded Market Share in Endoscopy Arena

Feb 11, 2013

WARWICK, RI - ATW Companies Inc., a leading provider of custom manufactured metal components and services, announces that its Judson A. Smith subsidiary has expanded its market share in the U.S. endoscopic laparoscopic device market. As a market leader in providing custom and precision metal tube components and assemblies for endosurgical applications, the company has expanded to serve the... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

PENTAX Medical Launches New PENTAX RetroView(TM) Colonoscope in Canada

Feb 06, 2013

MONTVALE, NJ - PENTAX Medical is pleased to announce commercial availability in Canada of the new PENTAX RetroView(TM) Colonoscope - the first high definition video colonoscope with an enhanced retroflex bending section. The PENTAX RetroView(TM) Colonoscope (EC-3490TLi) is a pediatric size (11.6mm) colonoscope with 3.2mm instrument channel, 4-way tip angulation and forward viewing, 140°... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

CardioFocus HeartLight EAS Symposium Features Two Years of Clinical Experience at German Society of Cardiology Annual Meeting

May 09, 2012

MARLBOROUGH, Mass. - CardioFocus, Inc., developer of the HeartLight® Endoscopic Ablation System (EAS) for the treatment of atrial fibrillation (AF), convened cardiology thought leaders to discuss clinical experiences with its technology and identify areas for continued research during a sponsored symposium at the German Society of Cardiology Annual Meeting in Mannheim, Germany, April 11-14.... Read More

Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

CMOS HD Camera is designed for endoscopic surgery.

Nov 15, 2007

Designed to satisfy medical regulations, MD-V delivers megapixel-class resolution and progressive frame delivery in 1/3 in. optical format. Camera leverages ProCamHD 2462 imaging SoC sensor, including its full video resolution of 1,280 x 720 pixels, integrated 12-bit A/D conversion, and Tapered-Reset technology able to be deployed in sterile operating rooms, offers real-time 60 fps rate and... Read More

Optics & Photonics

CardioFocus Endoscopic Ablation System Earns CE Mark to Treat Atrial Fibrillation: US Clinical Investigation Underway

Aug 24, 2007

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Aug. 1 -- CardioFocus, Inc. announced today that it has been awarded CE Mark approval for its proprietary Endoscopic Ablation System. This novel transvenous device combines real-time, full color, endoscopic visualization and guidance with the delivery of therapeutic light energy to perform pulmonary vein isolation for the treatment of atrial fibrillation. The Endoscopic... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Optics & Photonics

Endoscopic Systems combines imaging technology and automation.

Jun 18, 2007

Models EPK-i Video Endoscopic System and i-Flex scopes target physicians specializing in gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy, and gastrointestinal (GI) surgery. Model EPK-i offers 1.25 megapixels resolution, providing sharp endoscopic image for upper/lower GI tracks which helps improve diagnosis/treatment of GI conditions. Model i-Flex scopes help accelerate physician time to cecum, while... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Endoscope provides 360 ultrasound scans.

Jun 08, 2005

Ultrasonic Gastrovideoscope Model UE260-AL5 utilizes proprietary compact ultrasonic transducer to produce 360°cross-sectional ultrasound scans. Equipped with colored Doppler function, UE260-AL5 facilitates identification of blood vessels, lymph nodes, and internal organs to assist with diagnosis of pancreatic and biliary diseases as well as the infiltration of gastric and esophageal cancers. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Scopes are suited for remote viewing inspections.

Apr 27, 2004

Furnished with portable, 12 V battery pack, rigid and flexible borescopes and endoscopes employ halogen bulb in probe tip that provides illumination for conducting visual inspections in small, dark cavities. Products are available in 5, 6, or 8 mm dia and 170, 230, and 350 mm lengths, providing 70° viewing direction with 90° field of view. Waterproof scopes are constructed of stainless steel... Read More

Optics & Photonics

Endoscope offers 27 viewing angle.

Jul 16, 2002

Light Scope(TM) provides remote viewing of inaccessible structures such as nozzles, valves, vents, storage tanks, and pipes. Battery powered unit is fully waterproof and designed to operate over temperature range of 0 to 60°C. Focal length is variable from 10 mm to infinity. Light Scope(TM) is available with high-resolution glass or medium-resolution plastic fiber image guides of 1 to 3 meters... Read More