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Foundation’s Summer Internship Program Celebrates Decade

This year, the Foundation accepted a record 14 students and recent graduates as summer interns. Their projects...

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Case Report: Focused Ultrasound for Sacroiliac Joint Osteoarthritis

Christoph A. Binkert, MD, MBA, of Kantonsspital Winterthur in Switzerland, shares a report of a patient...

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Foundation’s Chief Scientific Officer Participates in Pediatric Forum

Jessica Foley, PhD, recently gave the keynote address at the Pediatric Device Innovators Forum. . Clinical, regulatory...

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


A family health condition led the Boehlys to learn about focused ultrasound and get involved with the Foundation...
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At Caltech, Dr. Shapiro leads a 28-person research laboratory dedicated to ultrasound imaging and focused ultrasound...
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IMGT is a Korean company that is developing a nanotechnology-based gene and drug delivery system for enhanced immunotherapy solutions...
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