Radiation Oncology

Colorado cancer researchers and medical doctors on announced they are launching a $200,000 feasibility study as a key step to building the nation’s first carbon-ion radiotherapy research and treatment facility in Aurora, where they and colleagues...

October 8, 2014 — Children who are exposed to chemotherapy or radiotherapy while in the womb suffer no negative impacts on mental or cardiac development, international studies presented at the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 2014 Cong...

September 16, 2014 — CivaTech Oncology announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance on its bioabsorbable planar radiation device. The implantable CivaSheet low-dose-rate (LDR) Palladium source is the only membrane-li...

The MRIdian system from ViewRay is now being used to treat patients at the University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center in Madison, Wis., the second clinical group in the world to treat patients with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-guided radiat...

A new analysis from the Phase III SELECT (Study of (E7080) LEnvatinib in Differentiated Cancer of the Thyroid) trial of lenvatinib (E7080) in the treatment of...
Elekta is surging while Varian is on the decline when it comes to how each oncology solution performs. A new KLAS study — "Oncology 2014: Integration Is Key...
MD Anderson Study Early-stage Lung Cancer
Researchers find removal of entire lobe of lung offers increased survival benefit compared to partial resection; no difference between lobectomy, stereotactic...
VeriTeQ NC State University Agreement Q Inside SmartMarker OneDose Dosimetry
VeriTeQ Corp. announced it has entered an agreement providing an exclusive license of multiple patents from North Carolina State University (NCSU). VeriTeQ...
The MRI-Linac Dynamic Phantom is the first of the CIRS dynamic phantoms to be compatible with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems...
CIRS released in 2014 a phantom for evaluating MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) distortion in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) treatment...
The latest product in ScanMed's Game-Changer coil line is the The PROCURE Coil (Prostate, Rectum, Ovaries, Cervix, Uterus,Reproductive)....

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Veterinary CyberKnife Cancer Center (VC3), a privately owned advanced radiation treatment center for veterinary use, today announced the opening of its...
Colorado Cancer Experts Japan U.S. Carbon-ion Radiotherapy Center
Colorado cancer researchers and medical doctors on announced they are launching a $200,000 feasibility study as a key step to building the nation’s first...
October 8, 2014 — Children who are exposed to chemotherapy or radiotherapy while in the womb suffer no negative impacts on mental or cardiac development,...
The trend in breast cancer treatment these days is all about precision, with the twin goals of controlling the cancer better and reducing side effects. Great...

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Remember the race to map the human genome, when the widest international collaboration in history...
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The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography (SCCT) annual meeting July 10-13 in San Diego...
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This webinar will discuss why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...
This webinar explores the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It defines the role of imaging in...