Qfix, Mevion partner on proton therapy systems August 5, 2019 -- Radiotherapy positioning technology developer Qfix said that it has validated a special version of its kVue One couch top for use with proton therapy systems from Mevion Medical Systems.
Varian posts 16% revenue gain in Q3 July 25, 2019 -- Radiation oncology firm Varian Medical Systems posted revenue gains in its third quarter and first nine months of fiscal 2019.
Mevion, RaySearch extend partnership July 24, 2019 -- Mevion Medical Systems and radiation therapy software developer RaySearch have extended their collaboration on proton therapy products and technologies.
Accuray moves forward with China joint venture July 23, 2019 -- Radiation oncology firm Accuray said that its joint venture with CNNC High Energy Equipment of Tianjin, China, has received the required licenses and permits to begin selling and installing Accuray's radiation therapy devices in China.
Elekta gets another Canadian nod for Unity July 19, 2019 -- Radiation oncology vendor Elekta has received regulatory certification from the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission for Unity, its MR radiation therapy system.
Hurricanes worsen outcomes for lung cancer radiotherapy July 16, 2019 -- Lung cancer patients undergoing radiotherapy during the time of a declared hurricane disaster had worse survival rates than those who completed treatment under normal conditions in a new study, published online July 16 in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Radiation therapy (RT) could be more effective in African-American men with prostate cancer than previously realized, according to data presented at the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) annual meeting. Read more