Tag: tumours

ABK Biomedical appoints Michael J Mangano as president and CEO

ABK Biomedical, a company dedicated to the research, development and commercialisation of innovative embolic therapies, has announced the appointment of Michael J Mangano as...

Gas embolotherapy generated microbubbles could provide vehicle for cutting off blood...

Recently, scientists have explored another version of embolization, called gas embolotherapy. During this process, the blood supply of cancerous tumours is cut off using...

Medtronic expands IO focus with US launch of OptiSphere embolization spheres

Medtronic announced the US launch of OptiSphere embolization spheres, a resorbable embolic platform designed for embolization of hypervascular tumours. OptiSphere offers patients an alternative treatment...

Artificial intelligence and big data in medical imaging will dramatically change...

The analysis of big data with artificial intelligence (AI) techniques will have an enormous impact on disease prevention, cure and care. By 2030, it...

MagForce gets US FDA nod to begin clinical trial evaluating focal...

The US FDA’s granting of an investigational device exemption (IDE) allows MagForce to conduct a pivotal clinical evaluating the company’s NanoTherm therapy for intermediate...

Cryoablation allows safe and effective local control of breast cancer

“Cryoablation of metastatic breast cancer is a safe and effective method that allows local control of the disease,” Claudio Pusceddu told delegates at the...