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Human High Intesity Ultrasound

Core Facilities

Human MR-Guided High-Intensity Focused Ultraound (HIFU)

Description: Clinical MR-guided HIFU System, FDA approved for treating essential tremor

Manufacturer: Insightec (Tirat Carmel, Israel)

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Details

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Capabilities

  • High intensity focused ultrasound treatment in clinical setting

  • Compatible with 3T human MRI

  • FDA approved for treatment of essential tremor

     

Specifications

  •  1024-element phased array US transducers

  •  Operating between 220 kHz to 680 KHz

  • Electronic steering under MR image guidance

     

     

     

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