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 | May 20, 2009

May 20, 2009 - Breast cancer radiation with the SAVI applicator provides positive cosmetic outcomes and the...

Technology | May 13, 2009

May 13, 2009 - United Medical Systems (UMS), a mobile services company, is launching a new “turnkey”...

News | April 23, 2009

April 23, 2009 - A new study shows that the SAVI applicator, a small, expandable device inserted inside the...

News | April 10, 2009

April 10, 2009 - Xoft Inc said that it has been granted a medical device license by the Medical Devices...

SenoRxs Contura is a multilumen radiation balloon applicator for accelerated partial breast irradiation.

Feature | April 03, 2009 | By Amy Ballard, MEd, director of research, Arkansas Urology

In the war against breast cancer, brachytherapy is a powerful technique for eradicating the spread of the...

News | March 30, 2009

March 31, 2009 - Prostate cancer patients have begun receiving brachytherapy using new treatment planning software...

News | March 24, 2009

March 24, 2009 - Cianna Medical said today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office issued two patents...

Technology | March 05, 2009

March 5, 2009 – Xoft Inc. received clearance from the FDA for a skin and surface treatment applicator for...

News | March 04, 2009

March 4, 2009 - Xoft Inc. said today the FDA cleared a skin and surface treatment applicator for use with the Axxent...

News | February 24, 2009

February 24, 2009 - BrachySciences, a provider of medical devices for the treatment of early stage prostate...

News | February 18, 2009

Feb 18, 2009 - The SAVI applicator significantly expands the number of women who are able to benefit from...

Technology | February 12, 2009

Nucletron will show the AccuBoost system with the microSelectron high-dose rate (HDR) brachytherapy...

News | January 05, 2009

January 5, 2009 – A first-degree family history of prostate cancer has no impact on the treatment outcomes...

Technology | January 31, 2008

SenoRx Inc. launched the Contura Multi-Lumen Balloon (MLB) Catheter for delivering brachytherapy to the...