Olympus, Hitachi extend endoscopy ultrasound deal
Olympus and Hitachi have signed a five-year contract to continue their alliance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MaxQ AI, Fujifilm ink Accipio distribution deal COVID-19 delays Fujifilm deal to buy Hitachi Medical Hitachi plans new imaging innovation center Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial Olympus rolls out new ultrasound processor (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RefleXion inks contract with proton therapy provider
Radiation therapy developer RefleXion Medical has announced a contract to provide...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RefleXion to present at ASTRO 2020 RefleXion, Telix partner on high-risk cancer treatments RefleXion to collaborate with Merck on clinical trial RefleXion raises $100M in equity round RefleXion sells first X1 rad therapy machine (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Is proton therapy the silver bullet for children with brain cancer?
(University of South Australia) How safe is proton therapy for children with brain cancer compared to the conventional x-ray radiation delivered post-surgery? (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 11, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Varian teams up with oncology data curator
Radiation oncology vendor Varian has completed a $10 million investment...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian's revenues slip for Q4, full year Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal FDA greenlights Varian's Flash clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian's revenues slip for Q4, full year
Radiation oncology vendor Varian Medical Systems saw its revenues fall slightly...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal FDA greenlights Varian's Flash clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 28, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PET with Axumin boosts prostate cancer outcomes
Patients with recurrent prostate cancer had better outcomes when PET with the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASTRO releases rectal cancer RT guideline Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk Blue Earth highlights talks at ASTRO 2020 PET and prejudice: Insurance firms' misconceptions PSMA-PET/CT most effective for recurrent prostate cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk
Using proton therapy to treat lung cancer patients may help reduce the risk...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMV: Radiation therapy volume stays steady despite COVID-19 Hyperfine partners with Nvidia, Penn Medicine on portable MRI system New studies laud benefits of proton therapy for kids Proton therapy works well for pediatric brain tumors ASTRO: AI's rad therapy future is in predicting outcomes (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mevion touts Flash research at ASTRO 2020
Mevion Medical Systems is highlighting its research and development regarding...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion sends 1st compact accelerator to China Mevion joins forces with Proton International Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain Mevion inks Texas contract Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ASTRO: Proton therapy for lung cancer may help reduce risk of heart diseases
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Treating lung cancer patients with proton therapy may help reduce the risk of radiation-induced heart diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 23, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Mevion sends 1st compact accelerator to China
Mevion Medical Systems has shipped the first compact accelerator module for...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion joins forces with Proton International Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain Mevion inks Texas contract Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada Mevion promotes Kienast to COO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal
Varian Medical Systems announced on October 15 that its shareholders have approved...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA greenlights Varian's FLASH clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA greenlights Varian's FLASH clinical trial
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave radiation therapy vendor Varian...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 12, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received the first...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA secures large proton therapy contract in China IBA reports reduced half-year revenues IBA appoints nonexecutive directors IBA secures Indonesian contract IBA sells part of dosimetry unit (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

UA Board of Trustees Approve Joint Hospital Ventures
The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees on Friday approved joint ventures between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Baptist Health and Arkansas Children’s to expand access to radiation therapy as well as to establish the state’s first proton therapy center. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year
Radiation therapy vendor Varian Medical Systems will remain exempt from paying...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition Why Siemens-Varian deal is a win-win for both companies Siemens to buy Varian in $16B deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news