What is it about?

This novel instrument improves precision of the treatment for the cancerous region and therefore reduces lesions to healthy surronding tissue

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Why is it important?

It is important because breast cancer in one of the main mortality causes all over the world and treatments are expensive and with multiple colateral effects.


Development of this instrument gave the invaluable oportunity of collaboratiing in biological aspects, with a group of highly specialized researchers in biomedical design of equipment for medical use.

Jose L. Reyes
Center for Research and Advanced Studies. National Polytecnic Institute. Mexico

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This page is a summary of: Feasibility of Using a Novel 2.45 GHz Double Short Distance Slot Coaxial Antenna for Minimally Invasive Cancer Breast Microwave Ablation Therapy: Computational Model, Phantom, and In Vivo Swine Experimentation, Journal of Healthcare Engineering, January 2018, Hindawi Publishing Corporation, DOI: 10.1155/2018/5806753.
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