Dr. Minesh Mehta Talks About A Newly-Approved Device To Treat Glioblastoma

October 20, 2015

Minesh Mehta, MBChB, talks about the recently FDA-approved Optune used to treat newly diagnosed glioblastoma. The device utilizes alternating electric fields to inhibit tumor cell growth.

Minesh Mehta, MBChB, medical director, Maryland Proton Treatment Center, talks about Optune, the recently FDA-approved device used to treat newly diagnosed glioblastoma. The system utilizes alternating electric fields to inhibit tumor cell growth.

Mehta says that he hopes the device will become more widespread in the future after more research comes out about its clinical benefit.