Focused Ultrasound Therapy

Theraclion to Launch Metastatic Breast Cancer Trial Combining Echotherapy and Immunotherapy
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Theraclion and co-lead investigator David Brenin, M.D., from the University of Virginia School...

Insightec Announces Expanded Reach of MR-Guided Focused Ultrasound
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | August 22, 2017

August 22, 2017 — Insightec announced recently that worldwide adoption of magnetic resonance (MR)-guided...

Profound Medical Corp. Completes Acquisition of Philips' Sonalleve MR-HIFU Business
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | August 07, 2017

August 7, 2017 — Profound Medical Corp. recently announced that all closing conditions have been satisfied and it...

U.S. Clinical Data Supports Echotherapy With Echopulse for Breast Fibroadenomas
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | May 04, 2017

May 4, 2017 — Theraclion recently announced the presentation of data from the U.S. feasibility trial of echotherapy...

First Focused Ultrasound Surgery Performed on Hypothalamic Hamartoma Tumor in Epilepsy Patient
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | April 21, 2017

April 21, 2017 — A multidisciplinary clinical team at Nicklaus Children's Hospital used magnetic-resonance guided...

News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 — Theraclion announced results of a study evaluating the long-term assessment of...

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News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | March 29, 2017

March 29, 2017 — EDAP TMS SA announced the publication of a peer-reviewed article that analyzed Ablatherm Robotic...

brain FUS

Brain FUS uses an array of about 1,000 elements designed to overcome attenuation issues presented by the skull and to diffuse the heating over a large area of the brain to prevent damaging healthly tissue. 

Feature | Radiation Oncology | March 02, 2017 | By Dave Fornell

Focused ultrasound (FUS), also called high-...

insightec exablate high intensity focused ultrasound system

The InSightec ExAblate focused ultrasound system developed to treat essential tremor. Studies are underway to see if FUS can be used to treat other brain conditions and brain cancer.

Feature | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | February 03, 2017 | Dave Fornell

Focused ultrasound (FUS), also called...

MRgFUS
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | January 17, 2017

Insightec, a leader in MR-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) therapy, announced today that the Japanese Ministry of...

MRI-guided focused ultrasound
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | December 22, 2016

Insightec Ltd. announced that the Exablate Prostate system received CE Mark for treating locally-confined prostate...

MRI-guided focused ultrasound, ExAblate Neuro, essential tremor, University of Maryland School of Medicine, UM SOM study
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | August 26, 2016

August 26, 2016 — Treatment with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided...

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Image courtesy of InSightec

Technology | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | July 11, 2016

July 11, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the first...

News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | February 01, 2016

February 1, 2016 — The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has established a new Electrical...

John Grisham book, The Tumor, focused ultrasound
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | January 27, 2016

January 27, 2016 — Bestselling author John Grisham has written "The Tumor," a fictional account of how a real...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 31, 2015

Patients with prostate cancer are now being treated with minimally invasive, high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU...

University of Maryland Medical Center, UMMC, Parkinson's, MRI-guided, focused ultrasound, clinical trial
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | September 01, 2015

September 1, 2015 — University of Maryland Medicine and its Center for Metabolic Imaging and Image-Guided...

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TULSA-PRO image courtesy of Profound Medical

News | Prostate Cancer | August 07, 2015

August 7, 2015 — Philips and Profound Medical Corp., a Toronto-based medical device company, announced a joint...

Children's National, Sheikh Zayed, MR-HIFU, focused ultrasound, osteoid osteoma
News | June 03, 2015

June 3, 2015 - Doctors from the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children's National...

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