Siemens to debut RT version of Sola MRI scanner at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Siemens Healthineers plans to unveil a radiation therapy (RT) version of its Magnetom Sola MRI scanner at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
RefleXion to show PET-guided RT at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy equipment developer RefleXion Medical plans to highlight a new PET-guided approach to radiotherapy (RT) at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
RaySearch to unveil new deep-learning software at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories plans to exhibit new machine-learning software for its RayStation treatment planning system and its RayCare oncology information system at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
Sun Nuclear to highlight new software at ASTRO
October 18, 2018 -- Radiation oncology quality-assurance technology developer Sun Nuclear plans to highlight new radiation oncology patient safety software at the upcoming American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) meeting in San Antonio.
Varian acquires oncology software company Noona
October 12, 2018 -- Radiation oncology firm Varian Medical Systems has completed its acquisition of oncology software developer Noona Healthcare.
ASTRO releases new prostate radiation therapy guideline
October 12, 2018 -- The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has released a new guideline for treating early-stage prostate cancer using external-beam radiation therapy. It was published October 11 in Practical Radiation Oncology.
RaySearch, Canon sign collaboration pact
October 10, 2018 -- Canon Medical Systems and radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories will partner to integrate RaySearch's advanced software with Canon Medical's imaging systems and advanced visualization products.
Vivos raises money to advance products, nix debt
October 10, 2018 -- Medical isotope developer Vivos late last month completed a common stock equity financing that raised money to eliminate debt and advance product development.
Lumitron unveils laser-based x-ray system
October 9, 2018 -- X-ray technology developer Lumitron Technologies has unveiled HyperView, a new laser-based imaging platform that the company believes offers the potential for finding and treating disease at the cellular level.
Varian signs educational partner in India
October 4, 2018 -- Radiation oncology firm Varian Medical Systems has inked an educational partnership with the Reliance Group in India.
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IMV: Imaging boosts precision in radiation therapy

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