News | Proton Therapy | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — IBA unveiled its new platform, 'Leading the PATh', which gathers the leading experts in the...

ZDi Solutions, Z-System, radiation therapy, proton therapy, patient positioning, ASTRO 2016
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | September 23, 2016

ZDi Solutions LLC announced that it will soon market its Z-System patient positioning devices to proton therapy and...

ASTRO, ASCO, SSO, guideline update, post-mastectomy radiotherapy, PMRT, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — Three leading national cancer organizations issued a joint clinical practice guideline update...

Mevion S250i, Hyperscan pencil beam scanning, the Netherlands, proton therapy, IMPT, ZON-PTC
News | Proton Therapy | September 23, 2016

Mevion Medical Systems announced that it will be installing its Mevion S250i proton therapy system at the Zuidoost...

Vision RT, AlignRT, clinical data, radiation therapy, ASTRO 2016
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | September 23, 2016

Vision RT announced it will be exhibiting at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2016 Annual Meeting...

News | Radiation Therapy | September 22, 2016

At the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), Sept. 25-28 in Boston, Siemens...

Mevion, Hyperscan with Adaptive Aperture, intensity modualted proton therapy, IMPT, ASTRO 2016
News | Radiation Therapy | September 22, 2016

Mevion Medical Systems will showcase its pencil beam scanning Hyperscan with Adaptive Aperture at the 2016 American...

Fujifilm, Synapse VNA, oncology facilities milestone, ASTRO 2016, radiation oncology
News | Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) | September 22, 2016

The TeraMedica Division of Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently announced a significant business milestone...

PET probes, breast cancer, surface receptor changes, MGH study, Memorial Sloan Kettering

After molecularly targeted therapy with an AKT inhibitor, the receptor tyrosine kinase (RTK) HER3 increases in this particular tumor, but the RTK EGFR does not. In this example, starting HER3 inhibitor therapy in addition to AKT inhibitor therapy is likely to be beneficial, but the addition of EGFR inhibitor therapy is not likely to be beneficial for treating this tumor. Image courtesy of Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston.

News | Nuclear Imaging | September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016 — Cancer biologists know that inhibitor-mediated feedback loop changes (increased expression of a...

Varian, RapidPlan treatment planning software, radiotherapy, radiosurgery, AAPM 2016 research
News | Treatment Planning | September 15, 2016

September 14, 2016 — RapidPlan knowledge-based...

Spellman High Voltage Electronics, ASTRO 2016, image guided radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 — Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corp.

P-Cure, Patient-Centric Solution, proton therapy, treatment planning, CT, seated position, FDA
Technology | Proton Therapy | September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 — P-Cure, provider of patient-centric solutions for...

UCLA study, Oncotype Dx DCIS test, breast cancer, cost-effectiveness
News | Women's Health | September 13, 2016

A new study by a University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) researcher has found that a genomic test widely used to...

National Cancer Institute, NCI, Cancer Moonshot goals, scientific road map
News | Radiation Therapy | September 12, 2016

National Cancer Institute (NCI) Acting Director Douglas Lowy, M.D., accepted the recommendations of a Blue Ribbon...

proton therapy

the proton therapy center at CAL, Nice.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Proton Therapy | September 07, 2016

A new proton therapy center at Centre Antoine-Lacassagne (CAL) in Nice, France, will soon begin treating patients...

proton therapy map
Feature | Proton Therapy | September 07, 2016 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The global proton therapy market hit a major milestone in 2015, eclipsing the billion-dollar mark for sales orders...

radiation dose

O-view: A 3-D, axial, sagittal and coronal view of the treated area highlighted in pink, as well as radiation dose shown in multicolored isodose lines.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016

Erlanger Health Systems in Chattanooga, Tenn., purchased a CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System in December 2010...

chemotherapy, radiation therapy

Epsilon’s EchoInsight software is used to help evaluate cardiotoxcity due to chemotherapy or radiation therapy.

Feature | Radiation Oncology | September 07, 2016 | By Dave Fornell

Cardio-oncology is an emerging field that combines the expertise of both cardiology and oncology to assess and treat...

ASTRO 2016 annual meeting, clinical trials and research, press program, radiation therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | September 07, 2016

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) announced the press program for its 58th Annual Meeting, Sept....

Axumin, fluciclovine F-18 injection, first injection, Northside Hospital Atlanta
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | September 07, 2016

September 7, 2016 — Blue Earth Diagnostics announced that the first post-U.S.

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