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Hologic Company Profile

06:32 EST 25th November 2017 | BioPortfolio

Hologic is a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostic and medical imaging systems dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, and a leading developer of state-of-the-art digital imaging technology for general radiography and mammography applications. Our core business units are focused on osteoporosis assessment, mammography and breast biopsy, direct-to-digital x-ray for general radiography applications and mini C-arm imaging for orthopedic applications. We are a company of individuals from varying backgrounds who share a common goal - the desire to extend women's lives through the development of technologically superior diagnostic imaging systems that will facilitate the early detection of breast cancer and osteoporosis. We are proud of the work we do every day to preserve and extend the lives of countless women throughout the world. Each year, more than one million women are diagnosed with breast cancer, while hundreds of thousands of them fall victim to this dreaded disease. In addition, osteoporosis affects more than 200 million women worldwide. The rising number of osteoporotic fractures and their associated morbidity place an increasingly heavy burden on future healthcare resources, as it is estimated that the annual cost of managing osteoporosis will be more than $15 billion. Hologic has achieved a leading market position in breast cancer and osteoporosis detection in the United States. Our market share in the European, Asian and South American markets continues to grow. The fastest growing market opportunity is in the breast cancer detection segment. Our primary objective is to capitalize on this opportunity through current and future generations of our Selenia full-field digital mammography system, while responding to the increasing demand of the digital workflow. There is nothing more important than for us to remain dedicated to the principle of applying highly sophisticated technology to medical imaging challenges, and we are committed to being an active voice and a corporate role model in promoting women's health initiatives.

Location

35 Crosby Drive
Bedford
MA
01730
United States of America

Contact

Phone: 781.999.7300
Email: investor@hologic.com


News Articles [39 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Hologic: Market Shares and Competitive Position by Product and CountryPerformance, Capabilities, Goals and Strategies in the Global Diagnostics Industry [Report Updated: 24082017] Prices from USD $4500

This unique market intelligence report from LeadingMarketResearch provides information not available from any other published source. The report includes diagnostics sales and market share estimates b...

Hologic to Announce Financial Results for the Fourth Quarter of Fiscal 2017 on Wednesday, November 8, 2017

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Oct. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX) announced today that the Company plans to release its financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2017 on Wedn...

Hologic announces US launch of intrauterine tissue removal device

The MyoSure MANUAL device was released by Hologic in the US for in-office removal of intrauterine polyps and fibroids.  -More- 

Hologic sets terms for $350M senior notes offering

A private offering of 4.375% senior notes due in 2025 has been priced by Hologic at $1,000 per $1,000 in hopes of raising $35 -More- 

EU approves Hologic's Panther Fusion system, assays

European regulators have given Hologic CE mark approval for its Panther Fusion System, an in-lab upgrade to the automated Pan -More- 

Hologic introduces breast biopsy system, claims improved efficiency

Hologic’s new Brevera breast biopsy system with CorLumina imaging technology is now available in the U.S.

Hologic, Inc. Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report [Report Updated: 02082017] Prices from USD $175

Hologic, Inc. Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance ReportSummaryHologic, Inc. Strategy, SWOT and Corporate Finance Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report cover...

Hologic announces US launch of breast stabilization system

The SmartCurve breast stabilization system was launched by Hologic in the US for use in providing comfort during mammograms.  -More- 

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PubMed Articles [8 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Comparison of the Hologic Aptima HIV-1 Quant Dx Assay to the Roche COBAS Ampliprep/COBAS TaqMan HIV-1 Test v2.0 for the quantification of HIV-1 RNA in plasma samples.

HIV-RNA is the most important parameter for monitoring antiviral treatment in individuals infected with HIV-1. Knowledge of the performance of different tests for the quantification of HIV-1 RNA is th...

Volumetric Mammogram Assessment: A Helpful Tool in the Treatment of Breast Asymmetries.

The surgical approach to breast asymmetry depends on several factors, including the surgeon's experience, the anatomy of the patient, and several methods that may help to choose a technique and define...

Short term in vivo precision of whole body composition measurements on the Horizon A densitometer.

Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) is increasingly being used to assess abnormalities in body composition associated with a wide variety of conditions including obesity, sarcopenia, diabetes, anor...

Perinatal DNA methylation at CDKN2A is associated with offspring bone mass: Findings from the Southampton Women's Survey.

Poor intrauterine and childhood growth has been linked with the risk of osteoporosis in later life, a relationship which may in part be mediated through altered epigenetic regulation of genes. We prev...

Risk factors for infection by oncogenic human papillomaviruses in HIV-positive MSM patients in the ART era (2010-2016).

Squamous cell carcinoma of anus (SCCA) is one of the most frequent non-AIDS-defining diseases in HIV patients, mainly in men who have sex with men (MSM), and it is associated with human papillomavirus...

Clinical Trials [9 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

3D Imaging of the Hip Using DXA

The study aims to determine the efficacy and best methods for predicting hip fractures and diagnosing post-menopausal osteoporosis using three dimensional structural engineering models (SE...

Clinical Evaluation of the APTIMA® HPV Assay and Comparison With the HR HC2® Test Using LBC ThinPrep® Specimens

To assess and compare the performance of the HR HPV HC2® test (Qiagen/Digene) and the APTIMA® HPV Assay (Hologic) using LBC Specimens (ThinPrep® Pap Test) for the detection of HPV infec...

Use of MCT Oil for Enhancement of Weight Loss and Glycemic Control in Obese Diabetic Patients

Phase I, 6 weeks: Intensive weight loss 42 obese subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus or impaired fasting glucose (FBS greater than 100 mg/dl) and a patient at the Nutrition and Weight M...

Cytological Screening for Early Diagnosis of Precancerous or Cancerous Lesions of Oral Cavity

Prospective study of diagnosis validation of a cytological technique. 200 patients with oral cavity cancerous and precancerous lesions will be enrolled. A cytological sample of the lesion...

Body Composition Measurements in Chronic Heart Failure

Feeding optimization and nutritional assessment in patients with severe heart failure are challenging. The prevalence of cardiac cachexia may be underestimated by simple measurements of bo...

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