Treatment for glioblastoma (GBM)
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The Optune® system

Smaller. Lighter. Designed for everyday life. 3 more reasons to recommend Optune for appropriate patients.

Novocure™ is pleased to introduce the second generation Optune System. It is smaller and lighter, weighing just 2.7 lbs.

Optune® Components

Optune components

The complete system includes a portable electric field generator, transducer arrays, rechargeable batteries, and more.
Optune® electric field generator

Electric field generator

The portable field generator can be carried with you to generate Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields) as you go about your day.
Optune® transducer array

Transducer array

Sterile, single-use transducer arrays are connected to the electric field generator to deliver therapy. Transducer arrays should be changed at least 2 times per week (every 4 days at most).
Optune® connection cable and box

Connection cable and box

Black and white coded sockets on the cable box help ensure that transducer arrays are properly connected.
Optune® easy-access sleeve bag

Easy access sleeve bag

Openings conveniently located at the top and bottom make it easy to reach device controls
Optune® easy-access sleeve bag pack

Convertible, 5-in-1 bag

This bag can be worn 5 different ways and has additional battery storage, making it ideal for on-the-go use.

The second generation Optune System is designed for enhanced carrying comfort and usability:

  • Easy-grip texture allows for better handling
  • Battery indicator displays power and alerts patients when it’s time to change the battery attery indicator displays power and alerts patients when it’s time to change the battery
  • Light-detecting sensor auto-dims the device and the charger in the dark

Other components include:

  • Portable batteries: 4 batteries are provided with each kit; each battery lasts for 2 to 3 hours
  • Charger for portable batteries: Batteries will need to be recharged for 2 to 4 hours. The batteries can be charged and used many times for about 6 to 9 months
  • Plug-in power supply and power cords: New “No-Stop Swap” enables patients to swap batteries or power source without disrupting delivery of TTFields

Inovitro Video

Learn more about the Inovitro system.

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How Optune works

See how Tumor Treating Fields (TTFields) disrupt mitosis and inhibit tumor growth.

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Indications For Use

Optune is intended as a treatment for adult patients (22 years of age or older) with histologically-confirmed glioblastoma multiforme (GBM).