Abstract for ENDRA Life Sciences' TAEUS System Accepted for Presentation at EASL Steatotic Liver Disease Summit 2023
ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ENDRA Life Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: NDRA), a pioneer of Thermo Acoustic Enhanced UltraSound (TAEUS®), today announced the acceptance of a clinical abstract titled “Thermoacoustic assessment of fatty liver disease - a clinical feasibility study” for presentation at the Steatotic Liver Disease Summit™ 2023 hosted by the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), taking place September 21-23 in Prague, Czechoslovakia.
“This poster presentation is focused on a comparison of TAEUS estimates of liver fat fraction to the established clinical gold standard of Magnetic Resonance Imaging - Proton Density Fat Fraction (MRI-PDFF). We are delighted that ENDRA's clinical abstract was accepted by EASL for its annual summit focused on steatotic liver disease, which is the target of ENDRA's first TAEUS application. The study data add to ENDRA's growing clinical evidence and illustrate TAEUS' potential to assess fatty liver disease, non-invasively, at the point of care, in populations that include large subjects, and those with NASH or fibrosis,” stated Michael Thornton, Chief Technology Officer of ENDRA. “The data that will be presented include subjects that range from healthy to morbidly obese individuals, and those with confirmed liver fibrosis.”
Abstract Number: PO7-05
Title: Thermoacoustic assessment of fatty liver disease - a clinical feasibility study
Presenter: Michael Thornton
Date: September 23, 2023
Time: 11:00 am to 11:30 am Central European Time
The poster will be available on the Research and Media section of ENDRA's website after the conference ends.
About ENDRA Life Sciences Inc.
ENDRA Life Sciences is the pioneer of Thermo Acoustic Enhanced UltraSound (TAEUS®), a ground-breaking technology being developed to visualize tissue like MRI, but at 1/50th the cost and at the point of patient care. TAEUS® is designed to work in concert with over 500,000 ultrasound systems in use globally today. TAEUS® is initially focused on the measurement of fat in the liver as a means to assess and monitor Steatotic Liver Disease (SLD) (formerly known as NAFLD-NASH), a chronic liver spectrum that affects over one billion people globally, and for which there are no practical diagnostic tools. Beyond the liver, ENDRA is exploring several other clinical applications of TAEUS®, including visualization of tissue temperature during energy-based surgical procedures. For more information, please visit www.endrainc.com.
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