Medical Equipment Industry News

Radiation Therapy

Dr. Jessica Donington
Thoracic surgeon named 2018 ASTRO honorary member
James Alecxih
ViewRay appoints chief commercial officer
Israeli startup Alpha Tau Medical raises $29 million for novel radiotherapy
New brachytherapy approach could be useful for treating several cancers
Dr. Carri Glide-Hurst
American Association of Physicists in Medicine elects fellow
Cecilia Danckwardt-Lillieström
C-RAD appoints new CFO
Radiotherapy may cause gaps in memory recall for children, says study
Trouble recalling specifics of events after treatment
New brachytherapy approach deemed safe for clinical trials
First alpha radiation-based cancer treatment for solid tumors
AI model strikes balance between dose toxicity and tumor reduction
Minimizes dose while still shrinking tumor
Guerbet teams with Imalogix to enhance dose management
Utilizes Imalogix's AI-based process and workflow solutions
Varian to acquire humediQ Global
Bringing IDENTIFY automated workflow solution to surface-guided radiation therapy
Dr. Benjamin Movsas
Society of Chairs of Academic Radiation Oncology Programs elects president
FDA clears IsoRay's and GT's cesium-131 based brachytherapy
Performed during surgery to remove brain tumor, reduces follow-ups
Combined radionuclide therapy and immunotherapy shows promise
New research unveiled at SNMMI meeting
RaySearch releases RayStation 8A
Offers greater support for radiation, proton and carbon ion therapies
Andrew J. Evans and Erik P. Sulman
NYU Langone Health hires nationally renowned radiation oncologists
Radiotherapy IT company CruxQS acquires RDS
Will expand footprint for FlowBoard workflow management system
New model boosts flow efficiency of particle accelerators
May lead to smaller accelerators, easier to operate at reduced costs
Is low cost Proton-to-Carbon Heavy Ion radiotherapy coming soon?
Best Particle Therapy plans to bring smaller footprint system to market in two to three years

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