Brachytherapy Systems

Brachytherapy is a type of radiation therapy where a sealed radiation source is placed next to or inside the area being treated. It is also important to women's health because it is a common treatment for cervical, breast, and skin cancer.

CivaTech Oncology, CivaString, prostate brachytherapy, 103Pd radiation source, ASTRO 2015

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News | Prostate Cancer | November 02, 2015

November 2, 2015 — CivaTech Oncology Inc. has developed a new U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent, electronic brachytherapy, eBx, clinical studies, ASTRO 2015, radiation therapy

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News | Brachytherapy Systems | October 21, 2015

October 21, 2015 — iCAD Inc. presented updated clinical data, hosted in-booth clinician presentations and showcased...

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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 25, 2015

C4 Imaging LLC today announced it has been awarded a $1.32 Million Phase II Small Business Innovation Research ("...

Theragenics, Advanced Radiation Therapy LLC, AccuBoost, early stage breast cancer, brachytherapy
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | August 07, 2015

August 7, 2015 — Theragenics Corp. has reached an agreement with Advanced Radiation Therapy LLC to distribute the...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent, brachytherapy, first in Spain, Hospital Miguel Servet
News | June 17, 2015

June 17, 2015 - iCAD Inc. announced the first Xoft Axxent...

iCAD, Medicare, resimbursement, CPT, brachytherapy, non-melanoma skin cancers
News | May 15, 2015

May 15, 2015 — iCAD Inc. announced that Noridian, the Medicare...

brachytherapy, ESTRO, radiotherapy, five-year recurrence, ASCENDE-RT
Feature | April 29, 2015

April 28, 2015 — Results from a randomized controlled trial comparing...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent, brachytherapy, studies, non-melanoma skin cancer
News | April 01, 2015

April 1, 2015 — iCAD Inc. researchers presented three e-posters highlighting results of up to four years of follow-...

Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system

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Technology | December 16, 2014

December 16, 2014 — Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI...

Clinical trial/study, radiation therapy, brachytherapy systems, women's health

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News | December 16, 2014

December 16, 2014 — iCAD, Inc. announced that more than 500 patients have been treated in its...

Strut-based Brachytherapy Breast Cancer Treatment Cianna Medical ASTRO
News | September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014 — Cianna Medical Inc. announced five-year results for the first 200 hundred patients treated with...

Technology | September 16, 2014

September 16, 2014 — CivaTech Oncology announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance...

News | September 15, 2014

September 15, 2014 — A comparison of five-year sexual function outcomes, as reported by patients treated with...

iCAD's Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy (eBx) system

Technology | September 11, 2014

September 11, 2014 — iCAD Inc. will debut the company's latest technological advances and present updates on...

SAVI Breast Brachytherapy Treatment Early-stage Breast Cancer
News | September 08, 2014

September 8, 2014 — Cianna Medical Inc., a...

iCAD Inc. DermEbx  Radion Inc. AcquisitionXoft Electronic Brachytherapy
News | August 19, 2014

August 19, 2014 — iCAD Inc. announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire DermEbx, an electronic...

News | July 31, 2014

July 31, 2014 — A radiation expert from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center can now add innovator and...

The SAVI applicator has a strut-based, open architecture design that precisely targets radiation where it is needed most, which

Feature | June 03, 2014 | Robert Kuske, M.D., FAACE

Today, only 12 percent of breast cancers...

News | June 02, 2014

June 2, 2014 — CivaTech Oncology’s flagship product, the CivaString source, has been listed on the Joint American...