Tumor-destroying soundwaves receive FDA approval for liver treatment in humans

Technique developed at the University of Michigan provides a non-invasive alternative to surgery, chemotherapy and radiation treatments for cancer. BY: JIM LYNCH The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved the use of sound waves to break down tumors—a technique called histotripsy—in humans for liver treatment. Pioneered at the University of Michigan, histotripsy offers a … Continue reading Tumor-destroying soundwaves receive FDA approval for liver treatment in humans