Suros Settles With SenoRx Over Breast Biopsy Patent

Law360, New York (May 25, 2006, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Suros Surgical Systems Inc. won a settlement on Wednesday against SenoRX Inc. that will allow it to keep its patent on its ATEC Breast Biopsy and Excision System close to its bosom.

The ATEC system is a disposable handheld biopsy and excision system that makes it possible to perform vacuum assisted MRI-guided breast biopsies without leaving the MRI suite. It has been described as a fast, painless, safe and easy procedure for finding cancer cells.

SenoRX made a similar device called the EnCor disposable breast biopsy...
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