Oncology Diagnostics

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New Study Shows Promise for Detecting Prostate Cancer
News | November 12, 2010

November 12, 2010 – A noninvasive imaging technique may help effectively diagnose prostate cancer at an early stage...

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This view of a TomoMobile unit shows the Hi-Art treatment system housed inside.

Feature | November 10, 2010

Launching a new cancer center can be a long process, taking several months or even years to see a return on...

News | November 08, 2010

November 9, 2010 — A $244,479 grant has been awarded for a breast cancer research project as part of the U.S....

News | November 08, 2010

November 9, 2010 – In an effort to further promote the utility of PET/CT (positron emission tomography/...

News | November 08, 2010

November 8, 2010 – Helical computed tomography (CT) screening is a highly effective way to help reduce the...

Technology | October 25, 2010

Oncad for DynaCAD is an FDA-cleared, fully automated morphological system for the detection and analysis by...

News | October 13, 2010

October 13, 2010 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has given 510(k) marketing clearance for the...

Technology | October 05, 2010

October 5, 2010 — Newly launched Abas (atlas-based autosegmentation) 2.0 software includes the simultaneous...

News | October 05, 2010

October 5, 2010 — In recognition of the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Images of Health...

The multi-lumen MammoSite ML balloon catheter.

Feature | October 05, 2010 | Cindy Huang

A recent development in breast radiation oncology targets specific tumor regions and delivers the necessary...

Feature | October 05, 2010

This article appeared as an introduction to the image-guided radiotherapy (IGRT) comparison chart in the...

News | September 29, 2010

September 29, 2010 — A 51-year-old breast cancer patient from Switzerland has become the first person in...

News | September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010 — SAVI Sisters, a program designed to provide education about breast cancer treatment...

Computer graphic of the proposed molecular-tracking radiotherapy system

Feature | September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010 — An agreement has been reached to begin joint development of a world-first novel proton...

Feature | September 20, 2010

September 20, 2010 – There is yet no straightforward way to determine the optimal dose level and treatment...

News | August 22, 2010

August 23, 2010 - A new, rapid method of labeling peptides with a fluorine-18 (F-18) positron-emission...

News | August 17, 2010

August 16, 2010 – Software version 3.01 for CS-3 Control Station has been released by Konica Minolta. It...

Technology | August 13, 2010

August 13, 2010 - A needle guidance system was introduced for use with ultrasound platforms. SonoSite’s...

Technology | August 11, 2010

August 12, 2010 - A needle guidance system for transducers has been released to reduce the risk of cross-...

News | August 06, 2010

The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released evidence-based guidelines to define appropriate...