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Hitachi's First Dedicated Compact Proton Therapy System to be Supplied to Tokushukai Medical Group
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Hitachi's First Dedicated Compact Proton Therapy System to be Supplied to Tokushukai Medical Group

System will be Installed at Shonan Kamakura Advanced Medical Center, Scheduled to be Complete in September 2020 TOKYO, Sept 14, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE: 6501) announced today that it has received an order for the compact proton therapy system from Tokushukai Medical Group, and the system will be installed at Shonan Kamakura Advanced Medical Center, which is planned to be...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Helsinki University Hospital Orders Four Advanced Varian Systems in Country's Largest Radiotherapy Project

HELSINKI, Nov. 1, 2016 - Cancer patients in Finland will gain access to the latest radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatments with the news that Helsinki University Hospital has ordered four advanced medical linear accelerators from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR). The decision to acquire two Edge™ Radiosurgery systems and two TrueBeam™ systems from Varian represents the largest order ever...

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CIVCO Radiotherapy to Exhibit Patient-Centric Positioning & Motion Management Solutions at ASTRO 2016

CORALVILLE, Iowa - CIVCO Radiotherapy will exhibit their patient-centric positioning and motion management solutions in booth #10001 to attendees of the 58th Annual American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Meeting in Boston, September 25 – 28, 2016. The company's team of motion management experts will be in-booth to demonstrate solutions and focus on how to improve patient outcomes,...

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Varian to Showcase Treatment and Care Technology Ecosystem at ASTRO 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it will be exhibiting and demonstrating its latest radiotherapy and radiosurgery treatment, care coordination and analytics technologies and software September 25-27 in Boston, MA at the 2016 American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, booth 5063. The company also will be hosting its users meeting on...

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Varian Selected to Provide Compact Single-room Proton Therapy System for New Oncology Center in Singapore

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced it has been selected by Proton Therapy Pte., Ltd. (http://www.proton.sg/) to install and service a Varian ProBeam® Compact single-room proton therapy system for a new oncology center in Singapore. Construction of the new center is expected to begin by the end of 2016. In addition to a 10 year service agreement, Varian...

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Imaging Equipment

ViewRay Receives Chinese Regulatory Approval for its MRIdian System

Brings Benefits of MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy to Large and Growing Chinese Market CLEVELAND -Â- ViewRay, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRAY) announced today that the company has received China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) approval for its MRIdian System, the world's first and only clinical MRI-guided radiation therapy system. The MRIdian system is a unique medical instrument that integrates...

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Mechanical Accelerators

Varian Expands Access to Advanced Cancer Care in Bolivia

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Continuing its efforts to increase access to radiotherapy for cancer treatment worldwide, Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced the installation of a Clinac® iX medical linear accelerator at Instituto Oncologico del Oriente Boliviano in Santa Cruz, Bolivia. First patient treatments were started earlier in August. In addition to the installation of the Clinac iX,...

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Cincinnati Children's/UC Health Proton Therapy Center Opens with ProBeam System from Varian

PALO ALTO, Calif. - The Cincinnati Children's/UC Health Proton Therapy Center officially opened today equipped with the ProBeam® System from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). Housing two treatment rooms offering image-guided intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT), as well as one room dedicated to research, clinicians at the center are now working with patients and planning to begin...

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Varian Eclipse Software Users Take Top Spots in Treatment Plan Study

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced medical dosimetrists using its Eclipse™ treatment planning software created the top scoring photon and proton radiotherapy treatment plans in the 2016 American Association of Medical Dosimetrists (AAMD) and Radiosurgery Society (RSS) Plan Study. In addition to these two awards, Eclipse was also used to create the top five...

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Varian to Demonstrate Latest Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery Technologies and Software at AAPM 2016

PALO ALTO, Calif. - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it will be demonstrating its latest radiotherapy and radiosurgery technologies and software July 31 – August 3 in Washington, D.C. at the 2016 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) show, booth 2051. The company will also be hosting a developer workshop July 29-30. What: Some of the Varian solutions...

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