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DNA Double-Strand-Break Dosimeter for Radiation Therapy
A unique radiation dosimeter to directly measure biological damage from radiotherapy has been developed at UT Health San Antonio to greatly the improve accuracy of radiotherapy doses for certain challenging clinical scenarios.Background:Radiotherapy is an important tool in the arsenal of anti-cancer treatments as it generates Double-Strand-Breaks (...
Published: 3/6/2018   |   Inventor(s): Neil Kirby, Eun Yong Shim, Sang Lee
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Category(s): Medical Devices > Monitoring Equipment, Other > Testing/Calibration Equipment, Clinical Specialty > Oncology, Clinical Specialty > Radiology
Radionuclide-loaded Nanoliposomes for Tumor Radiotherapy
Invention Description: Surgical removal of cancerous tissue remains the single best treatment modality for patients with malignant solid tumors. Many solid-tumor cancers, however, are un-resectable or only partially resectable due to the location of the tumor (as in brain cancers) and/or a tumor’s intimate association with un-resectable anat...
Published: 12/18/2017   |   Inventor(s): Ande Bao, Beth Goins, William Phillips
Keywords(s): Imaging
Category(s): Medical Devices > Imaging, Clinical Specialty > Radiology