Tumor Tracking Systems

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Each of three implantable beacon transponders in the Calypso system transmits a unique nonionizing radiofrequency signal to the array, generating position and motion information about the target.

Feature | July 08, 2010 | Cristen Bolan

The most difficult challenge in external beam radiation therapy is the ability of doctors to accurately deliver...

News | February 15, 2010

February 15, 2010 - New data released shows targeted radiotherapy, using real-time prostate tumor tracking...

Feature | October 06, 2009 | Eric M. Horwitz, M.D.

Prostate cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death for men after lung cancer. The American Cancer Society...

News | May 20, 2008

May 21, 2008 - Calypso Medical said the FDA cleared a new indication for the use of implantable Beacon...

News | October 24, 2007

October 26, 2007 - Philips will highlight its exclusive Tumor Localization (Tumor LOC) application that allows...

Technology | October 23, 2007

Philips’ exclusive Tumor Localization (Tumor LOC) application allows radiation oncology departments to localize...

News | July 25, 2007

July 26, 2007 - Philips recently showcased the Philips-exclusive Tumor Localization (Tumor LOC) application that...

News | July 24, 2007

July 25, 2007 – Varian Medical Systems recently displayed its I-Response software created by Cedara, that shows how...

News | March 05, 2007

March 6, 2007 - Research recently presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology's thirty-second Annual...

News | March 05, 2007

March 6, 2007 - Research recently presented at the thirty-second annual Scientific Meeting of the Society of...

News | November 06, 2006

Calypso Medical Technologies, Inc. officially launched its recently FDA 510(k) cleared Calypso 4D Localization...

News | November 06, 2006

Researchers who thought they had identified the bacterial perpetrator of the often severe disease caused by...

News | November 06, 2006

Optio Healthcare today announced that Smith Northview Hospital, a 31-bed facility in rural Georgia, has selected...

News | November 05, 2006

Philips announced today at ASTRO the introduction of Panorama 1.0T R/T, a high field open MR simulator, and...