ATEC® Breast Biopsy System for Stereo Biopsy

Powerful tethered vacuum. Designed for compassionate patient care.
Hologic’s ATEC® breast biopsy device can be coupled with our best-in-class prone and upright stereotactic X-ray systems, providing a complete solution that allows you to offer your patients a quick, compassionate procedure with accurate clinical results. ATEC® Sapphire console is an all-in-one platform that supports biopsy in any modality with compatible handpieces.

  • Biopsy
  • Tissue Acquisition and Marking


For use with a broad spectrum of patients

A wide variety of needle choices are available; pain management is integrated.

Simple to set up

Set up in one minute, no software required to program or operate console.


Using the complete Hologic solution, tissue acquisition occurs every 4.5 seconds, typically lasting less than 20 seconds. 102

A core with every cycle

The combination of saline lavage and constant aspiration helps ensure a core with every cycle.

Seven different site markers

Hologic’s portfolio of distinctively shaped biopsy site marking options help you provide accurate delivery to the biopsy site.

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