Noninvasive Techniques in Brain Tumor Treatment

Mon Jul 1, 2019
Noninvasive techniques are an important part of cancer therapy. Methods such as identifying biomarkers and molecular imaging are useful for indicating whether or not a drug is delivered to the tumor and effective. In this video, Bakhos Tannous, PhD, director of the Experimental Therapeutics and Molecular Imaging Lab, discusses research in molecular imaging that investigates how secreted luciferase could act as a probe to indicate the drug's efficacy.Read more here: https://advances.massgeneral.org/neuro/video.aspx?id=1089Advances in Motion provides health care professionals with information about the latest breakthroughs, research and clinical advances from Massachusetts General Hospital. Subscribe: https://pages.connect.massgeneral.org/subscription-center-med-prof.html