Microsulis Medical Limited Launches Most Powerful Needle for Microwave Tissue Ablation at ECIO
Published: Jul 30, 2010
DENMEAD, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Microsulis Medical Ltd (MML), the leading company in microwave technology for medical devices, has successfully launched the Acculis percutaneous microwave tissue ablation system, Accu2i pMTA, at the second European Conference on Interventional Oncology (ECIO) in Florence, Italy. A revolutionary new device for destroying tumours, the system is a 1.8mm diameter closed water-cooled needle, with performance matching the existing Acculis open surgery MTA system. The device brings the benefits of microwave ablation into the realm of the interventional radiologist with applications in liver, lung, bone, kidney and appropriate other sites where local tumour control can be safely secured using volume ablation.