Global Patent Index - EP 0983020 A1

EP 0983020 A1 2000-03-08 - TISSUE ANALYSIS APPARATUS

Title (en)

TISSUE ANALYSIS APPARATUS

Title (de)

GEWEBEANALYSEVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

APPAREIL D'ANALYSE DE TISSU

Publication

EP 0983020 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98920976 A

Priority

  • RU 97107600 A
  • RU 97112038 A
  • RU 97113446 A
  • US 9809094 W
  • US 1224498 A
  • US 1277198 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9849939A1] An apparatus for analyzing substances within a breast is disclosed. The apparatus includes a breast positioning area and a beam forming apparatus having a geometry which forms breast penetrating radiation into at least one beam. A detector is configured to detect a scattering pattern of the portion of the breast which scatters radiation from the at least one beam when the breast is positioned within the breast positioning area.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61B 6/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61B 6/00 (2006.01); A61B 6/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61B 6/483 (2013.01); A61B 6/502 (2013.01); A61B 6/4291 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9849939A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE FR GB IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9849939 A1 19981112; AU 7368798 A 19981127; EP 0983020 A1 20000308; JP 2001524011 A 20011127

INPADOC legal status


2006-09-20 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20060816

2004-02-25 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20040113

2000-03-08 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 19991015

2000-03-08 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): CH DE FR GB IT LI NL SE