Biodegradable Breast Cancer Marking Clip Visible by Medical Imaging

Domb Abraham, HUJI, School of Medicine - IMRIC, School of Pharmacy- Institute for Drug Research


Current Development Stage

 TRL 4 – Proof of Concept and safety demonstrated in lab and animal models; results support the feasibility of human trials


Our Innovation

Safe biodegradable clips that are visible in all modalities of medical imaging and radiologic devices (X-ray, US, and MRI)



  • Simple and biodegradable option of biopsy marker
  • Safe and non-toxic
  • Barium sulfate containing clips are superior under X-ray than iodixanol clips
  • Hyaluronic acid coating enabled visualization under MRI and US


Contact for more information:

Ariela Markel
VP, Business Development, Healthcare
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