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.

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...

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...