UK – New device launched for diagnosing prostate cancer

CamPROBE may save vital time and money while reducing the risk of infection

November will witness the launch of a new device that is set to transform the historically uncomfortable process of prostate cancer diagnosis.

The Cambridge Prostate Biopsy Device (CamPROBE) is designed to decrease the risk of infection, compared with traditional transrectal biopsies, while also improving the overall experience for patients. Critically, the cost is also expected to be less than half that of existing devices…