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Webinar Report: Human Transcranial Ultrasound Stimulation

Key Points The University of Toronto’s Dr. Anton Fomenko described human transcranial focused ultrasound stimulation (TUS) research...

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Bilateral Focused Ultrasound is Effective for Relieving Movement Disorder Symptoms

Key Points A Swiss research team published clinical trial data from using bilateral pallidothalamic tractotomy to treat...

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NaviFUS Publishes Initial Glioblastoma Clinical Trial Results

Key Points Results from the first-in-human pilot trial using the NaviFUS device to open the blood-brain barrier...

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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, tremor-dominant Parkinson's disease, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
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Written by Natasha Sheybani, PhD, and Jessica Foley, PhD - Published: February 11, 2021
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Patient Stories

DONOR PROFILES: RAY CHAMBERS

Mr. Chambers is a philanthropist, humanitarian, and an early and successful pioneer in the private equity landscape...
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EXPERT PROFILES: UMC UTRECHT

This dynamic site is advancing focused ultrasound research and clinical medicine – from technical to adult and pediatric applications...
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INDUSTRY PROFILES: SHANGHAI A&S

Shanghai A&S Science Technology Development Co., Ltd. researches, developes, manufactures, and marketes diagnostic and therapeutic devices...
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