The title used by the magazine newscientist.com to summarize the conference talk given by Dr. Michael Canney (CTO CarThera) on CarThera’s clinical work with the SonoCloud®.  The work was presented at the Focused Ultrasound Foundation (FUS) Symposium in Bethesda, Maryland in October 2014. 

“For the first time, doctors have opened and closed the brain’s protector – the blood-brain barrier – on demand. The breakthrough will allow drugs to reach diseased areas of the brain that are otherwise out of bounds. Ultimately, it could make it easier to treat conditions such as Alzheimer’s and brain cancer … ” click here to read the full article on newscientist.com.