• New tool uses ultrasound 'tornado' to break down blood clots

    7 days ago - By NIBIB / NIH

    New tool uses ultrasound 'tornado' to break down blood clots
    NIBIB in the News kolsen
    Tue, 01/24/2023 - 09:46
    Researchers have developed a new tool and technique that uses 'vortex ultrasound' - a sort of ultrasonic tornado - to break down blood clots in the brain. The new approach worked more quickly than existing techniques to eliminate clots formed in an in vitro model of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis .
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