About the Authors

Fabrice Marquet

Contributed equally to this work with: Fabrice Marquet, Tobias Teichert

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Tobias Teichert

Contributed equally to this work with: Fabrice Marquet, Tobias Teichert

Affiliation Department of Neuroscience, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Shih-Ying Wu

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Yao-Sheng Tung

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Matthew Downs

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Shutao Wang

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Cherry Chen

Affiliation Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Vincent Ferrera

Affiliation Department of Neuroscience, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Elisa E. Konofagou

ek2191@columbia.edu

Affiliations Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America, Department of Radiology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FM TT EEK VPF. Performed the experiments: FM TT YST MD SYW SW CC. Wrote the paper: FM TT EEK VPF. Designed ultrasound setup: FM EEK. Designed targeting setup: TT FM. Microbubble production: CC. Analyzed PCD data: FM SYW. Analyzed MRI data: TT.