March 25, 2022

This technique may someday be available to patients at in-clinic visits without anesthesia, the researchers suggested.

UW School of Medicine researchers have developed an ultrasound device to target and create openings in pancreas tumors.
December 16, 2021

Tough tumors that make pancreatic cancer challenging to eradicate may soon have a new foe. 

December 16, 2021

In mouse tests, UW Medicine researchers are studying the technology's ability to create fissures in tumors that would allow therapeutics inside.

A trial to treat kidney stone fragments with ultrasonic waves is underway through UW Medicine.
October 27, 2021

Even after a kidney stone is surgically removed, fragments often linger, and could spell more pain and problems for a patient.

October 27, 2021

Using high-frequency waves, the new treatment pushes smaller stones from the bottom of the kidney toward the ureter. 

July 12, 2018

UW Medicine to test innovative kidney stone ultrasonic propulsion procedure for NASA space missions and for patients on Earth.

For children with autism and a class of genetic disorders, exposure to diagnostic ultrasound in the first trimester of pregnancy is linked to increased autism severity, according to a study conducted by researchers at UW Medicine, University of

UW Medicine is undertaking a 15-patient trial of a specialized ultrasound device to move, not obliterate, kidney stones. The device is being developed by the UW's Applied Physics Laboratory.

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