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Accuray to Showcase New CyberKnife® and TomoTherapy® Technologies at ESTRO 2015

SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the company will highlight new CyberKnife® and TomoTherapy® technologies at the European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO) meeting, booth #2100, in Barcelona, Spain, April 24 - 27, 2015. The CyberKnife and TomoTherapy Systems are used to treat cancerous and benign tumors throughout the...

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Amcor Flexibles Wins Three 2015 Alufoil Trophies

Demonstrating Amcor's ability to offer the highest quality in innovative and creative packaging solutions, Amcor Flexibles is proud to be the recipient of three coveted Alufoil Trophy 2015 awards organised by the European Aluminium Foil Association (EAFA). In the category of Product Preservation, Amcor Flexibles, together with its partner Sandoz International, was awarded an Alufoil Trophy...

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Varian Medical Systems Selected to Equip Two National Proton Therapy Centers in England

CRAWLEY, EnglandÂ- – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has been selected to equip and service two new national proton therapy centers in England with the Varian ProBeam® proton therapy system.  Under a public tender, Varian was selected as the preferred supplier to provide equipment and service to operate two three-room centers to be constructed in...

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Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital to Deliver First TrueBeam STx Radiosurgery Treatments in Singapore
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Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital to Deliver First TrueBeam STx Radiosurgery Treatments in Singapore

New system for fast, precise radiotherapy and radiosurgery now ready for clinical use SINGAPOREÂ- – Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital will soon become the first treatment center in Singapore to treat cancer using the TrueBeam™ STx system for radiotherapy and radiosurgery from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR). At a Grand Opening event last Friday, clinicians introduced the new system,...

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First Patient Treatment with the CyberKnife® M6(TM) System and the InCise(TM) Multileaf Collimator Has Been Completed

SUNNYVALE, CaliforniaÂ- — Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the first patient treatment has been completed using the CyberKnife® M6™ System with the InCise™ Multileaf Collimator (MLC). The treatment was administered as a multidisciplinary effort between Dr.Steven Burton from the Department of Radiation Oncology and Dr. Johnathan Engh from the Department of...

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Varian Medical Systems to Equip National Center for Proton Therapy in Denmark

PALO ALTO, Calif.Â- – Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has been selected to equip and service a new national proton therapy center in Aarhus, Denmark, with the Varian ProBeam® proton therapy system.  Under a completed public tender, Varian was selected to provide equipment, software and service to operate a four-room center for up to an estimated $70...

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First TomoTherapy® System in Latin America Dedicated Solely to Breast Cancer Care Now Treating Patients

Advanced Radiation Therapy System Ideally Suited for Efficient, Effective Treatment of Range of Breast Cancer Cases SUNNYVALE, Calif.Â- — Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY) announced today that the first TomoTherapy® System in Latin America dedicated solely to the treatment of breast cancer is now operational at FUCAM (Fundacion de Cancer de Mama) in Mexico City. More than 120 women...

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First Radiotherapy Treatment Planned Using Varian's RapidPlan Takes Place at Leading UK Cancer Center

GUILDFORD, England – A 76-year-old man with prostate cancer has become the first radiotherapy patient in the world whose treatment was planned using new RapidPlan™ knowledge-based software from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). Specialists at Royal Surrey County Hospital in Guildford, England, carried out the advanced IMRT (intensity modulated radiotherapy) treatment using RapidPlan to plan...

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Hocoma to Showcase Valedo Digital Back Health Coach at CES 2015

NORWELL, Mass.Â- – Hocoma, a leader in the development of robotic and sensor-based medical devices for functional movement therapy, today announced plans to showcase Valedo®, a personal medical device that combines physical sensors with fun, interactive games to support long-term back health, at the 2015 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES Tech West, Sands Expo, booth...

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Philips Launches Two-in-one Critical Care Ventilator Across Europe - Proven to Improve Patient Outcomes
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Philips Launches Two-in-one Critical Care Ventilator Across Europe - Proven to Improve Patient Outcomes

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands - Solution designed for smoother transition from invasive to non-invasive ventilation Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced the European launch of the V680 ventilator for hospital respiratory care, offering both invasive and non-invasive ventilation. The solution is designed for smoother transition from ventilation to natural breathing, and helps enhance...

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