Patent Number: 7,787,928

Title: Methods, device and system for in vivo detection

Abstract: A system and method for in vivo diagnosis are provided. A composition including for example a radioactive marking agent and a pharmaceutically acceptable carrier is administered to a patient and an autonomous in vivo device, which may include for example an illumination source an image sensor and a radiation and/or light detector, is used to for example facilitate the difference between. normal and pathological cells in a body lumen.

Inventors: Frisch; Mordechai (Moreshet, IL), Iddan; Gavriel J. (Haifa, IL), Gilad; Zvika (Haifa, IL), Schreiber; Reuven (Haifa, IL)

Assignee: Given Imaging, Ltd.

International Classification: A61B 5/05 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018