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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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Therapy Equipment

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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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding
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An Introduction to Plastic Injection Molding

We developed this eBook with designers, engineers and purchasing specialists in mind. It is written to provide a basic understanding of plastic injection molding presses, processes and costs. Our goal is to make our customers more knowledgeable about what goes into making a plastic part.

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Therapy Equipment

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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Responsive Respiratory Expands Offering of Home Filling Cylinders
Storage and Supply Cylinders

Responsive Respiratory Expands Offering of Home Filling Cylinders

St. Louis, Missouri – RRI adds exclusive M6 and E cylinder sizes to their selection of home filling cylinders. Responsive Respiratory’s line of home filling cylinders, valves and cylinder cases offers providers genuine home filling solutions for a fraction of the cost.Â- The expanded line of home filling cylinders, featuring exclusive M6 and E cylinder sizes, integrates with a major home...

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Varian-Equipped Maryland Proton Treatment Center Completes First Patient Treatment

PALO ALTO, Calif. –Â- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced the Maryland Proton Treatment Center (MPTC) successfully completed its first patient treatment with the Varian ProBeam® system. The MPTC at the University of Maryland BioPark in West Baltimore houses five treatment rooms and is the first in the Eastern US to offer image-guided intensity-modulated proton therapy...

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Weekend Getaway Turns into a Carbon Monoxide Nightmare
Gas and Chemical Indicators

Weekend Getaway Turns into a Carbon Monoxide Nightmare

Alison Morgan spent about a month in UAB Hospital after a taking a weekend RV trip to the hayfields of Auburn for the Saturday's Iron Ball. On Friday of Talladega 500 weekend Alison, 38 yrs. old, went to sleep with her husband in an RV and woke up 10 days later in the Birmingham hospital. Her husband, Craig, 46 yrs. old, never woke up. He died that racing weekend, Saturday, Oct. 19, from...

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Therapy Equipment

Varian ProBeam Proton Therapy System First to Receive Saudi FDA Authorization

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has announced today its ProBeam® proton therapy system is the first such system to receive Saudi FDA medical devices marketing authorization. We are pleased to have the opportunity to make life-saving proton therapy treatments available to cancer patients in this region," said Moataz Karmalawy, general manager of Varian's...

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Therapy Equipment

Qfix Receives 510(k) Clearance for Encompass(TM) SRS Immobilization System

AVONDALE, Pa. - Today, Qfix (www.Qfix.com), a world leader in radiotherapy patient positioning devices, announced the Encompass™ SRS Immobilization System has received 510(k) clearance from the US FDA for stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS). The Encompass has been used for intracranial radiotherapy treatments for nearly a year and is now cleared to achieve sub-millimeter immobilization to precisely...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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