Focused Ultrasound Mediated Drug Delivery across the Urothelium

Project Name: Focused Ultrasound Mediated Drug Delivery across the Urothelium
Status: Active
Primary Site: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Sponsor Organization: Focused Ultrasound Foundation
Funded Date: Feb 06, 2018
Funding Program: Research Award
Funding Period: Feb 06, 2018 - Feb 05, 2019
Amount Awarded: $100,000.00
Category: Bladder tumors

Abstract

The bladder wall is tough and relatively impermeable which protects the body but also prevents drugs and other therapeutics from crossing from the bladder into surrounding tissues. Focused ultrasound mediated sonoporation may increase the permeability of the bladder without damaging it, allowing for a novel means of bladder therapy with minimal side effects.

Contact Roles

Reports

No reports found.

The Focused Ultrasound Foundation Newsletter

Our newsletter delivers updates for clinicians, researchers and patients. Sign up and stay on top of the rapid advancements of this innovative medical technology.

Sign Up  Read the Latest Issue

Read The Tumor  by John Grisham

From John Grisham, comes a story where today’s medical fiction could become tomorrow’s lifesaving reality.

Download a Free eBook or Audiobook

Contact Details

Call Us
434.220.4993
Find Us
Focused Ultrasound Foundation
1230 Cedars Court, Suite 206 Charlottesville, VA 22903
Email