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Cancer Immunotherapy at a glance


Cancer Immunotherapy Month: Foundation Educates Thousands with Targeted Outreach Campaign

In recognition of this year’s 8th annual Cancer Immunotherapy Month™, the Foundation coordinated with the Cancer...

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Immunotherapy Research Overview

New and ongoing clinical and preclinical research is examining the use of focused ultrasound in initiating...

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Focused Ultrasound and Cancer Immunotherapy

The Foundation established a dedicated Cancer Immunotherapy Program in 2015, with a mission to explore the...

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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, uterine fibroids, bone metastases, and the prostate, and others are being treated elsewhere.
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Written by Suzanne LeBlang & Lauren Powlovich - Published: May 28, 2020
Written by Tim Meakem, MD - Published: April 16, 2020
Written by Lauren Powlovich, MD - Published: March 12, 2020
Written by Kelsie Timbie, PhD - Published: February 13, 2020

Patient Stories


The Battens have advanced the field of focused ultrasound immeasurably through their philanthropy and conviction in the potential of the technology. ...
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The Core Hub for Medical Research of UltraSound is a focused ultrasound research facility at Seoul National University Hospital aiming to make a better world using ultrasound....
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PI Ceramic fabricates a critical part of a focused ultrasound machine: the piezoceramic elements that vibrate to produce the ultrasound....
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