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Hologic Mammography System Accused of Infringing USF Patent

March 11, 2020, 9:56 PM

The University of South Florida Research Foundation said a Hologic mammography system infringes its patent for a workstation that displays and manipulates digitized mammograms and their images.

  • USFRF is seeking cash compensation and an order blocking further unauthorized use of its inventions, according to complaint filed Wednesday in federal court in Wilmington, Delaware
  • Patent “represents substantial advancements in medical technology as it contributes to improved cancer diagnoses through early observing techniques,” complaint says
  • The suit targets the SecurView DX Mammography System, complaint says
  • USFRF sent a letter to Hologic’s CEO in December 2017 detailing the alleged infringement, according to complaint...

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