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Our work is highlighted by NIH NIBIB!

By Hong Chen on June 25, 2019 in News

Ultrasound imaging can monitor the exact drug dose and delivery site in the brain Science Highlights June 17, 2019 An ultrasound imaging technique called passive cavitation imaging was able to create an image and estimate the amount of a drug that crossed the blood-brain barrier to reach a specif...

Chen Ultrasound lab received $470,500 from the office of Naval Research!

By Hong Chen on May 8, 2019 in News

Hong Chen, assistant professor of biomedical engineering in the McKelvey School of Engineering and assistant professor of radiation oncology at the School of Medicine, has been awarded a $470,500 research grant from the Office of Naval Research. The award is for developing cavitation detection se...

A new method for precision drug delivery: painting!

By Hong Chen on April 4, 2019 in News

Our paper titled “Cavitation dose painting for focused ultrasound-induced blood-brain barrier disruption” is published online in the Scientific Reports. See the article metrics here. See media reports below: A new method for precision drug delivery: painting, org, February 27, 2019. Link A new me...