Perflutren

Known as: Octafluorpropan, 1,1,1,2,2,3,3,3-Octafluoropropane, C3F8-gas 
An injectable suspension of liposome-encapsuled microspheres containing the fluorocarbon gas perflutren for contrast enhancement in ultrasound… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Microbubbles and ultrasound have recently been investigated with a view to improving the transfection efficiency of non-viral… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE To report our clinical experience and 12-month results of small-incision Descemet-stripping endothelial keratoplasty… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To determine if commercially available echo-enhanced microbubble contrast agents could be used to increase gene… (More)
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2003
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2003
This study was undertaken to measure the ultrasound (US)-mediated cavitation threshold of microdroplets as a function of its… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
The microvascular rheology and extent of pulmonary retention of second-generation microbubble ultrasound contrast agents has not… (More)
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2002
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2002
OBJECTIVES To determine the rate of anatomical closure of idiopathic macular holes undergoing vitreous surgery with respect to… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND The noninvasive, tissue-specific delivery of therapeutic agents to the heart would be a valuable clinical tool. This… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
The enhancement of ultrasound-induced cell destruction, lysis, and sonoporation in low cell concentration suspensions (2 x 10(5… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE The authors compare the success of macular hole surgery with a short duration tamponade using 5% perfluoropropane (C3F8… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND Chronically abnormal intraocular pressure (IOP) may follow surgery for proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR), using… (More)
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