Radiation Oncology

The Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami has become the fourth U.S. customer and the first hospital on the east coast to acquire an magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided radiation therapy system from ViewRay Inc....

Key genetic variants may affect how cancer patients respond to radiation treatments, according to a clinical study published this week in Nature Genetics

July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for proton applications simultaneously at the 2014 annual meeting of the American Association of Physics in Medicine (AAPM) in Austin,...

July 22, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced it has received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its compact gantry beam line. IBA anticipates this regulatory approval will intensify the interna...

Kit Lam and colleagues from UC Davis and other institutions have created dynamic nanoparticles (NPs) that could provide an arsenal of applications to diagnose...
August 27, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has selected San Francisco Bay Area resident and cancer survivor Jasan Zimmerman to...
Vision RT Optical Guidance AlignRT Japan Radiation Therapy Patient Positioning
Vision RT launched its motion management solutions in the Japanese market, after receiving clearance from the PMDA.
Transcranial Ultrasound Therapy Oncology
A recent study completed at the University of Eastern Finland provides new information on the limitations and potential new directions for the future...
Radyalis' high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for proton applications enables clinicians to utilize high-
IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its compact gantry...
Mobius3D software is used for quality assurance (QA) and treatment plan verification in radiation therapy. It calculates 3-D radiation dose...
RaySearch received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for the extended version of its treatment planning system,...

Articles

Ontario Canada The Hospital for Sick Children Bone Tumor MRI Guided Ultrasound
A team of doctors at The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) in Ontario, Canada, have, for the first time in North America, successfully destroyed a bone...
Gene Predicts Radiation-induced Toxicity Risk
Key genetic variants may affect how cancer patients respond to radiation treatments, according to a clinical study published this week in Nature Genetics...
July 22, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced it has received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its...
July 11, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) announced the launch of RO-...

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The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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There were several new cardiovascular ultrasound technology advances highlighted at the American...
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Call-backs have always been a problem in mammography. They are a source of worry, added discomfort...
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This CME-credit webinar will explore the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It will define the role...
This webinar will allow clinicians to learn more about the breast imaging application available with GE Healthcare's unified Web-based viewer. Available...
The webinar "PET/CT: A New Frontier" discusses potential benefits of digital relative to analog PET/CT. The session will discuss how digital PET can improve...