Mechanical Engineering Faculty Research

Title

Double Core Biopsy Instrumentation Kit

Document Type

Patent

Publication Date

3-29-2011

Abstract

A biopsy needle for collecting tissue samples includes a needle having a first cavity adapted for accepting a first sample core, the needle having a second cavity adapted for accepting a second sample core and a sheath with a single slot or opening and positioned coaxially with the needle. The needle with the sheath may have a separate core extraction kit.

Publication Title

US7914463 B2

Comments

Application Number: US 11/551,784