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2010-12-13 07:00:00

HONG KONG and PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong, China, has become the first treatment center in Asia to commence treating cancer patients using the UNIQUE(TM) medical linear accelerator from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR).

2010-12-13 07:00:00

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., Dec. 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- EGEN, Inc. today announced that the first Phase II clinical trial utilizing EGEN-001 for the treatment of recurrent ovarian cancer is now open for enrollment.

2010-12-09 17:31:21

A new study shows that a new type of targeted radiation therapy called stereotactic radiation therapy is just as good as surgery for patients aged 75 and older with early-stage lung cancer.

2010-11-24 07:47:00

OXFORD, England and PHILADELPHIA, Nov.

2010-11-03 07:00:00

SAN DIEGO, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Xoft, Inc., developer of the Axxent® Electronic Brachytherapy, eBx(TM) System, announced today that it has received nearly $500,000 in grants from the Qualifying Therapeutic Discovery Project Program.

2010-11-01 13:31:39

When treating prostate cancer with radiation therapy, side effects such as urinary problems and rectal pain and bleeding are a concern, as is impact on the patient's overall quality of life.

2010-11-01 08:00:00

BEDFORD, Mass., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hologic, Inc.

2010-10-31 08:00:00

ANDOVER, Mass., Oct.


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