Targeted Pulsed Ultrasound Takes Advantage of the Unique Mechanical Properties of Cancer Cells (image) American Institute of Physics Share Print E-Mail Caption Targeted pulsed ultrasound takes advantage of the unique mechanical properties of cancer cells to destroy them while sparing healthy cells. Credit David Mittelstein Usage Restrictions Journalists may use this image only with appropriate credit. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.