Novocure Announces 10 Presentations on Simulation Studies Aiming to Optimize Treatment Delivery of Tumor Treating Fields at 22nd Annual Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology
Simulation research supports commitment to advance engineering of Tumor Treating Fields delivery systems
In total, 60 abstracts on Tumor Treating Fields, including two oral presentations, will be presented
The volume of Tumor Treating Fields presentations marks a record number of abstracts for
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The 10 presentations include data on a new array layout that could allow delivery of TTFields to infra-tentorial brain tumors, and data showing correlation between TTFields intensity within and surrounding patients’ tumors and their clinical outcomes.
“Our therapy bridges physics and biology, and presents us with the opportunity to make clinical advancements and to advance the engineering of our Tumor Treating Fields delivery systems,” said Dr.
(EXTH-76) Optimizing transducer array configuration for treating tumors in the infratentorial and supratentorial brain using Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields). S. Levi. 7:30 –
(NIMG-66) A method for rapidly creating head models of Glioblastoma patients for studying the delivery of TTFields to the brain. N. Urman. 7:30 –
(EXTH-33) To achieve greater efficacy in tumor-treatment fields: modeling based on the intracellular mechanisms. K.
(NIMG-18) Creating accurate computational head models of patients using dataset combining MRI and CT images. A. Naveh. 7:30 –
(EXTH-22) A new design for transducer arrays for the delivery of Tumor Treating Fields. Z. Bomzon. 7:30 –
(EXTH-04) Guiding principles for predicting the distribution of tumor treating fields in a human brain: A computer modeling study investigating the impact of tumor position, conductivity distribution and tissue homogeneity. A.R. Korshoej. 7:30 –
(RTHP-04) Dosimetric impacts from a tumor treating fields (TTFields) device for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) patients undergoing simultaneous radiation therapy. T. Li. 5 –
(RTHP-20) Radiation therapy targeting accuracy when combined with alternating electric field therapy. J. Grimm. 5 –
(RTHP-06) End-To-End Workflow for Finite Element Analysis of Tumor Treating Fields in Glioblastomas. J. Timmons. 5 –
(ACTR-91) Numerical simulations of TTFields distribution in patient models reveals a connection between field intensity and patient outcome. N. Urman. 5 –
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