Tiny Bubbles to Kill Glioblastoma Tumor Cells

July 13, 2020 The approach causes tiny bubbles to form inside the cancer cells, killing them.

Using Sound to Open the Brain to New Treatments

May 8, 2020 Amazing new focused ultrasound research speaks to the potential of sound waves to allow us to administer treatments to the brain in a way never before possible.

FDA Approves Focused Ultrasound for Parkinson’s Tremor

December 19, 2018 his just in: The federal Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of focused ultrasound for tremor associated with Parkinson's disease. This follows clinical trials led by our Jeff Elias, MD.

‘Giggling’ Epilepsy Our Latest Target for Focused Ultrasound Research

June 2, 2018

I’ve told you about many of the ways we’re exploring the use of focused sound waves to do brain surgery without actually cutting into the skull, but here’s a new one: Dr. Nathan Fountain is testing focused ultrasound to… Read More