University of Virginia Health System

337 Crispell Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22908

United States

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Primary Contact: Richard J Price

Research Areas

Pre-Clinical Clinical Technical Bioeffect
Glioblastoma
Parkinson's Disease, Underlying Cause
Breast Cancer
Glioblastoma
Pancreatic Tumors
Peripheral Artery Disease
Arteriovenous Malformations
Stroke, Thromboembolic
Epilepsy
Epilepsy
Glioblastoma
Glioblastoma
Glioblastoma
Lung Tumors
Glioblastoma
Melanoma
Glioblastoma
Cerebral Cavernous Malformations
Breast Fibroadenoma
Epilepsy
Parkinson's Disease, Dyskinesia
Breast Cancer
Neuropathic Pain
Multiple Tumors
Drug Delivery Technology
FUS Image Guidance, MR
FUS Treatment Monitoring
FUS Image Guidance, Ultrasound
Thermal Ablation - Clot Lysis
Nonthermal - Sonodynamic Therapy
Nonthermal - BBB Opening
Drug Delivery
Nonthermal - BBB Opening
Nonthermal - Drug Delivery
Vehicle
Hyperthermia - Drug Delivery
Nonthermal - Immune Cell Trafficking
Nonthermal - Tissue Destruction
Nonthermal - Sonoporation
Nonthermal - Stem Cell Trafficking
Nonthermal - Immunomodulation
Nonthermal - Stem Cell Delivery
Nonthermal - Neuromodulation
Nonthermal - Vascular Occlusion
Histotripsy - Tissue Destruction
Thermal Ablation - Tissue Destruction
Nonthermal - Drug Delivery
Nonthermal - Angiogenesis
Nonthermal - Drug Delivery
Immunotherapeutic

Researchers

Research Projects Funded by the Focused Ultrasound Foundation

Category Title Indication Status
Clinical Trial Focused Ultrasound Therapy to Augment Antigen Presentation and... Breast Cancer Active
Technical Targeted Delivery of Controlled Release Nanoparticles to Brain Tumors Using... Brain Tumors, General Complete
Pre-Clinical A Radiographic and Histologic Comparison Between Radiofrequency, Gamma Knife... Essential Tremor Complete
Pre-Clinical A safety and feasibility study of MR-guided focused ultrasound lesioning in the... Essential Tremor Complete
Pre-Clinical Delivery of Brain Tumor-Penetrating Nanoparticles Across the Blood Brain... Brain Tumors, General Complete
Technical Real-time 3D MR Thermometry for Focused Ultrasound Surgery Complete
Pre-Clinical Use of low-intensity focused ultrasound for the non-invasive, focal... Epilepsy Active
Technical Development of Novel Acoustic Coupling Media to Improve Image Guidance and... Active
Clinical Trial A Feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness or MR-Guided... Epilepsy Active
Clinical Trial A Feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness of ExAblate... Essential Tremor Complete
Pre-Clinical Sonodynamic therapy for treatment of C6 glioma in a rat model proof-of-concept... Glioblastoma Complete
Pre-Clinical Microvascular Ablation of Intracranial Gliomas with Focused Ultrasound (F98... Brain Tumors, General Active
Pre-Clinical Safety study: sonodynamic therapy with 5-ALA in a porcine model Glioblastoma Active
Pre-Clinical Focused Ultrasound Treatment of Cerebral Cavernous Malformations Cerebral Cavernous Malformations Active
Pre-Clinical Non-Invasive Surgical Treatment of Lung Cancer Lung Tumors Active
Pre-Clinical Transcranial MRI Guided Focused Ultrasound Surgery for Intracerebral Hemorrhage Stroke, Intracerebral Hemorrhage Complete
MOA In vivo transcranial cavitation study of low-frequency focused ultrasound in... Complete
Pre-Clinical Sonodynamic therapy for treatment of C6 glioma in a rat model – Step 1: F... Glioblastoma Complete
Pre-Clinical Sonodynamic therapy for treatment of C6 glioma in a rat model – Step 2: P... Glioblastoma Complete
Technical Thermal Dose Experiment in a Pig Model Complete
Pre-Clinical A Chronic Pig Study of Transcranial Histotripsy for Treatment of Brain Tumors Brain Tumors, General Complete
Technical MR Visualization of Arterial Thrombus Stroke, Intracerebral Hemorrhage Complete
Technical Target-Specific FUS Treatment Envelope Survey in Cadaveric and Ex-Vivo... Epilepsy Complete
Technical Development and Calibration of MR Techniques for In-Vivo Bone Thermometry Complete
Technical Real-time Treatment Monitoring by Diffusion MRI Complete
Technical MRI Guidance of Focused Ultrasound Neurosurgery Active
Technical MRI of Skull Heating During Focused Ultrasound Neurosurgery Active
Technical MR Bone Imaging Complete
Technical Imaging Atlas of Clot Stroke, Intracerebral Hemorrhage Complete
Pre-Clinical Enhancing immune therapy for brain metastases with focused ultrasound Melanoma Complete
Pre-Clinical Ultrasound-induced immune response on breast cancer Breast Cancer Complete
Pre-Clinical Focused ultrasound immunomodulation for pancreatic cancer Pancreatic Tumors Active
Pre-Clinical ImmunoPET imaging-based optimization of immunotherapy delivery to brain tumors... Glioblastoma Active
Clinical Trial A Pilot Study of Focused Ultrasound Medial Thalamotomy for the Treatment of... Neuropathic Pain Active
Clinical Trial A feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness of ExAblate... Parkinson's Disease, Dyskinesia Complete
Clinical Trial A Feasibility Study to Evaluate Safety and Initial Effectiveness of ExAblate... Parkinson's Disease, Tremor Complete

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