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2008-09-18 09:00:49

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 18, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corp. (Nasdaq:BSDM) announced today that it will attend and have an exhibit at the 50th ASTRO (American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology) annual conference to be held at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Massachusetts on September 21 - September 25, 2008. ASTRO's annual conference is the largest radiation oncology conference held in America and the premier worldwide scientific meeting in...

2008-09-15 09:00:57

SALT LAKE CITY, Sept. 15, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corporation (Nasdaq:BSDM) today reported that a new article in Current Option in Oncology (see 2008, 20:pages 438-443) highlights strong success from the use of the BSD-2000 manufactured by BSD Medical Corporation, in treating patients with high risk soft tissue sarcomas. Central to the article's review of sarcoma studies using the BSD-2000 is the results of a phase III study involving 341 randomized patients with high risk soft...

2008-08-20 09:01:30

SALT LAKE CITY, Aug. 20, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corporation (Nasdaq:BSDM) today announced that a report of two case studies has been published in the current issue of the International Journal of Hyperthermia (see vol. 4, pp. 327-335) that demonstrate the ability of the BSD-2000/3D/MR to produce high quality thermal imaging of cancer treatments in progress, even when interfering frequencies are introduced. The results of these studies are significant in showing the versatility...

2008-07-31 09:01:26

SALT LAKE CITY, July 31, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corporation (Nasdaq:BSDM) today announced that the company's most advanced cancer treatment system, the BSD-2000/3D/MR, has been adapted to treat children with cancer, as well as adults. To accommodate the treatment of children, BSD Medical has developed sophisticated treatment applicators that are specifically sized for small and medium-sized children, and that are capable of delivering pediatric cancer therapy during simultaneous...

2008-07-17 15:01:02

SALT LAKE CITY, July 17, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corporation (Nasdaq:BSDM) today announced that a formal response has been hand delivered to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pertaining to the BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System submission that is currently in review by the FDA. The response followed an in-person meeting with the FDA management and reviewers in which the company's response strategy was discussed before the company made its formal response. On January 7, 2008, the...

2008-07-10 09:01:29

SALT LAKE CITY, July 10, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- BSD Medical Corp. (Nasdaq:BSDM) today announced that the company has filed its third quarter 10-Q report with the Securities and Exchange Commission and has released the following highlights of year-to-date results after three quarters of its fiscal year 2008: * Sales were up 66% compared to the prior year * Gross margin rose from 41% in the prior year to 63% for the current year * Operating expenses decreased, compared...

2008-07-03 09:01:19

BSD Medical Corp. (NASDAQ:BSDM) today announced the addition of seven new BSD-500 hyperthermia systems purchased by major cancer treatment center in the United States. The most recent purchase by the Massey Cancer Center at Virginia Commonwealth University located in Richmond, Virginia joins in a number of recent hyperthermia system sales in the United States. Other notable cancer care hospitals that have also purchased or installed BSD hyperthermia systems this year include: 1 Cleveland...

2008-06-30 09:03:37

BSD Medical Corporation (NASDAQ:BSDM) today provided an update on the status of the company's submissions to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). BSD currently has two FDA submissions in progress, a premarket (PMA) submission for the BSD-2000 Hyperthermia System and a 510(k) premarket notification seeking FDA marketing clearance for the MicroThermX-100 Ablation System. On January 7, 2008 the company announced that it had received a letter from the FDA regarding its PMA submission for...

2008-06-25 09:03:33

BSD Medical Corp. (NASDAQ:BSDM) today announced that another BSD-2000 hyperthermia system has been purchased, installed and is now in use in China, at the Liaocheng Peoples Hospital located in Liaocheng City, in the Western Shandong Province of the People's Republic of China. The Liaocheng Peoples Hospital has recently added a 19-floor, state-of-the-art building equipped with the most up-to-date cancer imaging and therapy devices in the world. This hospital serves as the main cancer center to...

2008-06-18 09:01:17

BSD Medical Corp. (NASDAQ: BSDM) today reported that in the Annals of Oncology (Volume 19, Supplement 2, 2008), the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) Clinical Treatment Guideline Working Group has published its relevant clinical treatment guidelines under "Soft tissue sarcomas: ESMO Clinical Recommendations for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up." The guidelines highlight hyperthermia therapy as a treatment option for several types of soft tissue sarcomas. The ESMO Guidelines...


Word of the Day
monteith
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'
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