Effect of ultrasound on adherent microbubble contrast agents.

Abstract

An investigation into the effect of clinical ultrasound exposure on adherent microbubbles is described. A flow phantom was constructed in which targeted microbubbles were attached using biotin-streptavidin linkages. Microbubbles were insonated by broadband imaging pulses (centred at 2.25 MHz) over a range of pressures (peak negative pressure (PNP) = 60-375… (More)
DOI: 10.1088/0031-9155/57/21/6999

10 Figures and Tables

Topics

  • Presentations referencing similar topics