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.

News | July 19, 2010

July 19, 2010 – A new way of calculating the dosimetry of cancer treatments will be showcased this week at...

The Axxent HDR X-ray Source delivers high dose rate, low energy radiation treatment without the use of radioactive isotopes.

News | June 16, 2010

June 16, 2010 – New research continues to support the benefits of isotope-free electronic radiation therapy...

News | May 05, 2010

May 5, 2010 - SenoRx Inc. announced it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with C. R. Bard at a price of...

Contura MLB from SenoRx features built-in vacuum ports, which help remove excess seroma fluid and air from the lumpectomy cavity.

Feature | March 31, 2010 | Darhiana Mateo

In the ongoing battle for breast conservation, the arguments in favor of brachytherapy, a form of...

NCBC President Don Dizon, M.D., FACP, is assistant professor, department of obstetrics, gynecology and medicine, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

News | March 24, 2010

March 24, 2010 - “The NCBC stands as a testament to collaboration, cooperation and camaraderie,” said NCBC...

News | December 16, 2009

December 17, 2009 - Partial breast irradiation "is an approach that may allow more patients to undergo breast-...

Technology | November 03, 2009

November 2, 2009 - Hologic Inc. is featuring the MammoSite ML radiation therapy system at ASTRO 2009, and...

Technology | November 02, 2009

November 2, 2009 - Xoft, Inc., developer of the Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy, eBx System, which delivers...

News | October 21, 2009

October 21, 2009 - SenoRx today announced that it ranked among the fastest growing companies in Deloitte's...

News | October 01, 2009

October 1, 2009 - The Women’s Center – Center for Breast Care at Boca Raton Community Hospital has been...

Technology | October 01, 2009

October 21, 2009 - Hologic MammoSite ML (multi-lumen) device offers more women the option of completing...

Technology | October 01, 2009

Varian Medical Systems provides Acuros capability offered in its brachytherapy treatment planning system....

Technology | September 29, 2009

Xoft Inc., an electronic brachytherapy developer, showcases the expanded treatment capabilities of the...

News | August 03, 2009

August 3, 2009 – Xoft Inc. said it has expanded the treatment capabilities of the Axxent Electronic...

Feature | August 03, 2009

August 3, 2009 – Xoft Inc. today announced that it has expanded the treatment capabilities of the Axxent...

News | July 29, 2009

July 29, 2009 - SenoRx is featuring the Contura Multi-Lumen Balloon (MLB) Catheter for delivering...

Feature | July 22, 2009 | Cristen C. Bolan

Women may sometimes choose a mastectomy over radiation therapy because either they cannot meet the daily...

News | July 15, 2009

July 15, 2009 - The American Society for Radiation Oncology has published a consensus statement outlining patient...

News | June 02, 2009

June 2, 2009 – Nucletron BV, a cancer radiation solutions company, has created of an exclusive partnership...

News | May 26, 2009

May 26, 2009 - SenoRx will deliver three oral presentations summarizing clinical findings related to its Contura...