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Acoustically Induced Blood Stasis and in vivo Optical Spectroscopy Thereof
ApplicationsThe present invention combines the effects of ultrasound-induced blood stasis and optical spectroscopy to create a new, non-invasive tissue imaging and diagnostic tool. It has applications in non-invasive tissue diagnosis, localized drug delivery, non-invasive manipulation of vascular blood flow and oxygenation for generally enhanced th...
Published: 5/5/2009   |   Inventor(s): Yan Yu, Brian Winey, Lydia Liao
Keywords(s): Blood, Spectroscopy, Ultrasound
Category(s): Diagnostic
Robot-Assisted Platform for Intratumoral Delivery (RAPID) System
ApplicationsThis technology relates to robot-assisted radioactive seed implantation for prostate brachytherapy. It is an automated system for delivery of seeds or other therapeutic or diagnostic capsules to internal organs of the patient’s body for radiation brachytherapy and includes a needling mechanism, a 2DOF robot, an ultrasound probe dr...
Published: 3/27/2009   |   Inventor(s): Yan Yu, Wan Sing Ng, Yongde Zhang, Tarun Podder
Keywords(s): Cancer, Instrument, Instrumentation, Prostate, Therapy
Category(s): Surgical/Medical Device