MVision, Medron Medical ink distribution agreement
Radiotherapy treatment planning software developer MVision AI has entered int...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMV: Radiation therapy capital equipment budgets up 21% in 2021 New radiotracer improves management of prostate cancer patients Cancer mortality declined by 27% over past five decades New radiation therapy tools are highlight of ASTRO 2021 Consider the esophagus when it comes to breast cancer radiotherapy (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 3, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Study: Black men given radiation therapy for prostate cancer do better than White men
Black men with prostate cancer appear to respond better to radiation therapy for the disease, an analysis published Wednesday by JAMA Network Open found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - December 29, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RaySearch launches new RayStation treatment planning software
Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories has released a...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA, RaySearch expand partnership in proton therapy RaySearch brings RayStation 9 to China RaySearch secures $2.2M Swiss contract RayStation treatment planning added to Accuray's CyberKnife RaySearch releases update of RayStation software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IMV: Radiation therapy capital equipment budgets up 21% in 2021
The number of newly diagnosed patients receiving radiation therapy treatment...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMV: Most U.S. hospitals plan to buy an x-ray system Canon nabs top award from IMV's ServiceTrak IMV: MRI procedure volume fell 35% in 2020 IMV: CT procedure volume fell 20% in 2020 IMV: Radiation therapy volume stays steady despite COVID-19 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 16, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ViewRay Receives 510(k) Clearance on Next Generation of MRIdian MRI-Guided Radiation Therapy Features
MRIdian A3i and Brain Treatment Package Enhance On-Table Adaptive Workflow and Expand Clinical Utility CLEVELAND, Dec. 15, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ViewRay, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRAY) today announced that the company received FDA 510(... Devices, Oncology, FDA ViewRay, MRIdian, MRI-guided radiation therapy, MRIdian A3i (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - December 15, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

iCAD reports Xoft milestone
iCAD said that its Xoft Axxent electronic brachytherapy machine has been use...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: iCAD showcases research, technology at ASTRO iCAD reports Xoft Axxent milestone iCAD features Xoft Axxent upgrades at ASTRO 2019 iCAD touts clinical results with Xoft Axxent brachytherapy iCAD touts study on radiation therapy savings (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 14, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Galera shares double after firm announces 'corrected' study results for its lead drug candidate
A Malvern biopharmaceutical company's stock price doubled Tuesday after it announced "corrected" results from late-stage testing of its lead new drug candidate avasopasem. Galera Therapeutics (NASDAQ: GRTX) said the new results show avasopasem achieved "statistical significance" with the study's primary endpoint. That endpoint was reducing incidents of severe oral mucositis ā€” resulting from radiation therapy ā€” in patients being treated for locally advanced head and neck cancer. The company'sā€¦ (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - December 14, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: John George Source Type: news

Radiation therapy cost-effective option for low-risk localised prostate cancer in Australia
(Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News)
Source: PharmacoEconomics and Outcomes News - December 1, 2021 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Antioxidant agent protects DNA from ionizing radiation
N-acetylcysteine is a promising compound for protecting cells from DNA damag...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Low-dose CT works just as well as standard to diagnose appendicitis Most radiologists willing to perform PET/CT in pregnant women Body position on x-ray affects radiation dose in children Can 3D-printed shields protect patients during radiation therapy? Antioxidant formula halves DNA damage from CT (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 30, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ViewRay Announces MRIdian MR-Guided Radiation Therapy Surpasses 2,300 Pancreatic Cancer Patients Treated Worldwide
With 46 Centers in 16 Countries, Clinical Teams are Changing the Paradigm for Pancreatic Cancer with MRIdian. CLEVELAND, Nov. 24, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- ViewRay, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRAY) today announced, in recognition of Pancreat... Devices, Oncology ViewRay, MRIdian, MRI-guided radiation therapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 24, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

ViewRay, developer of MRI-guided radiation therapy, raises $70M for growth
ViewRay intends to use the net proceeds for general corporate purposes, including capital expenditures and continued research and development. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 19, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Mary Vanac Source Type: news

L-arginine Enhances Effect of Radiation on Brain Metastases L-arginine Enhances Effect of Radiation on Brain Metastases
Outcomes improve when patients are pretreated with oral L-arginine before undergoing radiation therapy for unresectable brain metastases, a proof-of-concept study shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Bone fractures are common after breast cancer endocrine therapy
Wrist and vertebral fractures are most prevalent in women who have receive...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Screening, socioeconomic status linked to breast cancer mortality U.S. cancer care financial burden hit $21B in 2019 Improvements needed in breast cancer screening for Black women Consider the esophagus when it comes to breast cancer radiotherapy Radiation therapy for breast cancer boosts risk of heart disease (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 17, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ViewRay reports major revenue boost in Q3
Image-guided radiation therapy vendor ViewRay reported revenue for the thir...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ViewRay secures order from Helsinki University Hospital ViewRay submits 510(k) for updated version of MRIdian ViewRay posts mixed financial results for Q4, year ViewRay's revenue plummets in Q3 ViewRay's revenue spikes in 2019, despite slow Q4 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 8, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Results With De-escalated Radiotherapy for HPV+ve Oral Cancer Results With De-escalated Radiotherapy for HPV+ve Oral Cancer
De-escalated adjuvant radiation therapy demonstrated less toxicity, improved swallowing function and quality of life, and also was clinically non-inferior to standard of care.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - November 3, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news