Ultrasound releases drug to alter act...

Ultrasound releases drug to alter activity in targeted brain areas in rats

Wednesday Nov 7 Read more: PhysOrg Weblog

Stanford University School of Medicine scientists have developed a noninvasive way of delivering drugs to within a few millimeters of a desired point in the brain. The method, tested in rats , uses focused ultrasound to jiggle drug molecules loose from nanoparticle "cages" that have been injected into the bloodstream.

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