Bioscience

Mesa firm gets FDA approval on ultrasound device

December 26, 2009

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: The Arizona Republic] – A Mesa startup company has developed a medical device that uses ultrasound technology to treat everything from sagging eyebrows to liver cancer.

Guided Therapy Systems of Mesa said the device allows doctors to see and treat tissue without using traditional surgery.

The device will be used initially for cosmetic purposes, but backers say the technology has the potential to treat tumors without invasive surgery.

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