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The European Innovation Council (EIC) identifies and supports breakthrough technologies and game-changing innovations. The EIC plans to...

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Meeting Report: 2021 Blood-Brain Barrier Consortium

The 26th Annual Blood-Brain Barrier Consortium Meeting was held virtually on March 11 and 12. The meeting...

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Clinical Trial of Focused Ultrasound for Trigeminal Neuralgia Seeks Patients

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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, tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
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