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New Platform Aims to Streamline Peer-Review Process

Review Commons is a new service designed to simplify the peer-review of life science data and...

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Medicare May Soon Cover Focused Ultrasound for Essential Tremor across US

Since it was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration in July 2016, focused ultrasound...

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Clinical Trial Combining Focused Ultrasound and Chemotherapy for Brain Metastases Begins in Toronto

The first patients have been treated in a clinical trial that aims to use focused ultrasound...

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MEDIA COVERAGE

Major news outlet stories on focused ultrasound.

What is Focused Ultrasound?

Like a magnifying glass focusing beams of light on a single point, focused ultrasound concentrates ultrasound energy on a target in the body without harming healthy surrounding tissue.
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What can Focused Ultrasound Treat?

Focused ultrasound is being researched for over 100 diseases worldwide. While most are in the early stages, commercial treatment is now available in the US for essential tremor, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
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Blog

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Patient Stories

DONOR PROFILES: TOM GENTILE

Tom Gentile learned about focused ultrasound's revolutionary potential during his time at GE Healthcare...
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EXPERT PROFILES: ISABELLE AUBERT

Isabelle Aubert, PhD, studies the neurobiology of focused ultrasound to help patients with Alzheimer’s, ALS, and Parkinson’s....
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INDUSTRY PROFILES: PRO-HITU

Shenzhen PRO HITU Medical Co., Ltd., is an international Chinese R&D company that builds ultrasound-guided focused ultrasound systems...
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