TITLE

EDAP TO COLLABORATE ON USE OF HIFU IN CANCER DRUG DELIVERY

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Worldwide Biotech;Dec2010, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that therapeutic ultrasound technology maker EDAP TMS SA has completed its feasibility studies designed to improve cancer drug delivery with the use of ultrasound sensitive liposomes combined with High Intensity Focused Ultrasound (HIFU). According to EDAP, the research confirms that HIFU facilitates drug delivery by activating the encapsulated cancer drug called doxorubicin after solid tumors accumulation. The research was conducted in collaboration with Epitarget AS.
ACCESSION #
55574811

 

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