Scientific Presentations at 2011 AAPM/COMP Meeting Highlight TrueBeam® and RapidArc® Radiotherapy Systems from Varian Medical Systems

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - Medical physicists researching RapidArc-® radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) have reported that, compared with conventional approaches to radiotherapy, RapidArc treatment plans for lung, abdominal and spinal tumors do a better job of sparing healthy tissues and organs. Presenting at a professional conference of medical physicists last...

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Researchers Find RapidArc® Radiotherapy from Varian Medical Systems Can Quickly and Accurately Deliver Total Marrow Irradiation (TMI) Treatments for Patients with Blood Cancers

Research team from Chicago presents findings at the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) and the Canadian Organization of Medical Physicists (COMP) PALO ALTO, Calif. - RapidArc-® radiotherapy from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) can be used to treat patients with blood cancers by quickly and accurately delivering clinically favorable total marrow...

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Electronics Manufacturers Improve Process Efficiency Using Misumi Standard Precisioning Positioning Stages

Electronics Manufacturers Improve Process Efficiency Using Misumi Standard Precisioning Positioning Stages

Wide range of positioning stage styles and sizes enable greater accuracy, speed and throughput in production, testing and assembly applications. (Schaumburg, IL) ¯ MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), reports that electronic product manufacturers - which constitute one of the firm's largest and important customer segments - have found a...

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Medina Subsidiary WinTec Protective Systems, Inc. Announces EPA Classification and Approval of Hydro-Tain

Patent pending oil adsorption product ready to address global marine environmental remediation market CORONA, Calif. -- Medina International Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: MIHI) announced today that its subsidiary, WinTec Protective Systems, Inc. has, through EPA classification, received approval for the use of its non-toxic, patent pending Hydro-Tain oil adsorption product in US waterways. Hydro-Tain is...

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Paint Coagulant facilitates spray gun cleaning.

Paint Coagulant facilitates spray gun cleaning.

Available in 4.4 lb container or 1 lb sample size container, CoAgent coagulates waterborne paint within spray gun cleaning solution so shops can minimize paint waste disposal. Product comes in powder form and needs only 1 oz scoop to 5 gallons of dirty waterborne cleaning solution for effective separation. Flocculating process enables cleaning solution to be re-used after paint waste is filtered...

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Clamshell Packaging Line Expands - More Sizes in Stock

Buyers have nearly twice the options Arnold, MO - In a short period of time, the line of clear plastic packaging from VisiPak has been expanded to include more than 20 stock clamshells sizes. Buyers were originally presented with 11 sizes in a line of clamshells stocked for immediate shipment and now 10 additional stock sizes are available. Sizes range between 2.750 inches in length to 11 inches...

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Beam Clamps facilitate installation of threaded rod on I-beams.

Available in -¼-20, 3/8-16, and -½-13 thread sizes, Kindorf-® Fast Set Beam Clamps are load rated at 250, 600, and 1,000 lb, respectively, and require no tools for installation. Once clamp is slid onto I-beam flange and secured by hand, threaded rod can be screwed through clamp and tightened, thereby locking tongue of clamp against I-beam for extra security.

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Al Kindy Hospital in Morocco Carries Out First RapidArc® Radiotherapy Treatments in North Africa

Advanced Technology from Varian Medical Systems now Available for North African Cancer Patients CASABLANCA, Morocco, - A 60-year-old prostate cancer patient has become the first person in North Africa to be treated using fast and efficient RapidArc-® radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). The pioneering treatment took place at Al Kindy Hospital, a leading private cancer...

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L-com Introduces Plug-and-Play VGA Splitters and Extender

L-com Introduces Plug-and-Play VGA Splitters and Extender

NORTH ANDOVER, MA - July 28, 2011 - L-com, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture of wired and wireless connectivity products, has introduced a new line of VGA splitters and a UTP VGA extender. L-com's LCVS series of VGA video splitters are ideal for distributing VGA video signals from one source to multiple displays. These plug and play video splitters can be installed in seconds and provide...

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