University of California, San Francisco

505 Parnassus Ave.

San Francisco, CA 94143

United States

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Primary Contact: Matthew Bucknor

Research Areas

Pre-Clinical Clinical Technical Bioeffect
Neuromyelitis Optica
Osteoid Osteoma
Soft Tissue Tumor, Benign
Soft Tissue Cancer
FUS Transducer Technology, Thermal Ablation
FUS Physics
FUS Image Guidance, MR
FUS Treatment Monitoring
FUS Simulation And Treatment Planning
FUS Transducer Technology, Hyperthermia
Nonthermal - BBB Opening
Nonthermal - Tissue Destruction
Thermal Ablation - Radiosensitization
Thermal Ablation - Tissue Destruction
Nonthermal - Drug Delivery
Nonthermal - Sonodynamic Therapy
Thermal Ablation - Neuromodulation


Research Projects Funded by the Focused Ultrasound Foundation

Category Title Indication Status
Technical MR Directed Focal Hyperthermia for Pelvic Disease Prostate Tumors Complete
Pre-Clinical Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound (LIPUS) for the Treatment of Spinal Disc... Disc Degeneration Complete
Pre-Clinical Safety and Effectiveness of Sacroiliac Joint Palliation in Swine using MRgFUS Arthritis, Sacroiliac Complete
Pre-Clinical FUS for therapy of Neuromyelitis Optica – an inflammatory demyelinating d... Neuromyelitis Optica Active
Clinical Trial Comparative Study - FUS vs. RF ablation Bone Tumors, Benign Active
Clinical Trial Adjuvant Focused Ultrasound to Promote Immunotherapy Response for... Soft Tissue Cancer Active

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