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UVA’s Darden School of Business and Focused Ultrasound Foundation Partner on Innovative Fellowship Program

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA – (September 10, 2020) The University of Virginia Darden School of Business and the...

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First Patients Treated in Focused Ultrasound Endometriosis Trial

EDAP TMS recently announced that the first two patients with deep invasive endometriosis of the rectosigmoid...

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David R. Goode Joins Foundation’s Council

The Foundation is pleased to welcome David R. Goode, a highly acclaimed industrial leader, to its...

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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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Written by Neal F. Kassell, MD, with Chase Koch - Published: August 13, 2020
Written by Neal F. Kassell, MD, with Chase Koch - Published: July 30, 2020
Written by Neal F. Kassell, MD, with Chase Koch - Published: July 9, 2020

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Chase Koch, president of Koch Disruptive Technologies, shares the company's interest in focused ultrasound and the Foundation...
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Prof. José Obeso has built a large research and clinical practice using focused ultrasound for Parkinson’s and other brain diseases...
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Precision Acoustics designs and manufactures tools that measure the ultrasonic pressure, intensity, & range of focused ultrasound systems...
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