Magnetic microbubbles can be successfully retained near a vascular target and simultaneously imaged using conventional B-mode ultrasound. When further modified to carry a drug, they could enable significant enhancements in targeted drug delivery for applications such as sonothrombolysis, where stable cavitation has been shown to play a key role. However, the effect of the increased proximity of the microbubbles under the effect of the magnetic field on their acoustic response remains unknown....Expand abstract
- Publisher copy:
- Copyright date:
Passive acoustic mapping of magnetic microbubbles in an in vitro flow model.
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record