"Pre- and Intra-Operative Imaging of Bladder Cancer"

Brief Description: This invention provides methods for visualizing and distinguishing sentinel lymph nodes and involved nodes from other lymph nodes in the vicinity of the bladder in patients undergoing cystectomy or other operations to remove bladder tumors.

 

Applications: This technology is a method for imaging sentinel lymph nodes of bladder cancer patients undergoing radical cystectomy or other procedures for aggressive or advanced diseases.

 

Advantages: This technology is a cost-effective and efficient method for imaging lymph nodes of bladder cancer patients.

URV Reference Number: 6-1512
Patent Information:
Category(s):
Diagnostic
Imaging
For Information, Contact:
John Fahnervihtelic
Senior Licensing Manager
University of Rochester
585.276.6600
john.fahner-vihtelic@rochester.edu
Inventors:
Dragan Golijanin
Edward Messing
Aimee Johnson Henry
Jay Reeder
Ronald Wood
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