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2013-11-20 08:29:30

SEOUL, BERLIN, BOSTON and MUMBAI, India, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ci-Co Healthcare and Piramal Imaging announce the companies have entered into a strategic partnership and exclusive licensing agreement whereby Ci-Co Healthcare will obtain market authorization from the Korean Health Authorities and commercialize the PET amyloid imaging agent florbetaben F18(*)( )in South Korea. Ci-Co Healthcare has assigned the manufacturing and supply of florbetaben F18 to DuChemBio, a...

2013-11-20 08:29:19

Country's sole Leksell Gamma Knife system used in treatments of over 6,000 patients since 1993 MADRID, Nov. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1993, Hospital Ruber Internacional became the world's 43(rd )Leksell Gamma Knife® center, treating its first patient - a 60-year-old female patient with a frontal meningioma - on August 23 of that year. Both the patient and the hospital's Radiosurgery and Functional Neurosurgery Unit are still going strong today. Operating Spain's only Gamma Knife...

2013-11-19 23:25:11

European countries develop stance to limit consumer radiation exposure and support need for additional solutions. Novato, CA (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Green Swan Inc., a champion of safer cell phone usage, today announced the official launch of The Cell Spacer™, a device that puts distance between a mobile phone user’s head and headset to help consumers ensure compliance with FCC and industry standard regulations for safer cell phone use. The launch of The Cell Spacer comes amid...

Radiation Hazards Of Deep Space Travel Quantified By Researchers
2013-11-19 09:06:48

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Comprehensive findings on space-based radiation as measured by a detector aboard NASA’s Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) have been published by a team of scientists led by the University of New Hampshire. The findings, published in a special edition of Space Weather, provide critical information on the radiation hazards that will be faced by astronauts on extended missions to deep space such as those to Mars. The findings...

2013-11-18 16:29:17

GLENWOOD, Ill., Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Landauer, Inc. (NYSE: LDR), a recognized leader in personal and environmental radiation measurement and monitoring, outsourced medical physics services and high quality medical consumable accessories, will release financial results for the fiscal fourth quarter and full year 2013 after the market close on Monday, December 9, 2013. The Company will host a conference call for investors on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. Central...

2013-11-15 11:06:52

Treatment of pelvic nodes individualized by inclusion of sentinel nodes (SN) can be easily integrated into an IMRT-based treatment strategy, according to the new study conducted by a group of researchers from Tübingen and Munich in Germany. The target volume concept seems to correctly cover individual pelvic nodes, which is indicated by the absence of any nodal recurrence within five years of follow-up. The results of the study are to be presented at the 5th European Multidisciplinary...

2013-11-14 16:29:15

CHICAGO, Nov. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Positron Corporation (OTCBB:POSC) (the "Company"), a nuclear medicine healthcare company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Joseph G. Oliverio as its President. Mr. Oliverio will direct the Company's cardiac PET mission and oversee Positron's PET technology, radiopharmaceutical partnerships, clinical and technical applications for new customer sales and exiting users. Joseph Oliverio has been a member of Positron's Board of Directors...

2013-11-13 23:02:49

Long time sun safety advocates Platypus Australia are doing their bit to help raise skin cancer awareness. The children’s UV swimwear company is actively telling others about the “I Am Sun Smart: Spread the Word” campaign which encourages education about cancer prevention amongst teenagers. Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 The forerunners in teen UV swimwear are doing what they can to help raise awareness for skin cancer as summer quickly approaches the southern hemisphere....

2013-11-09 23:03:00

“The public must be informed of the severity of the radiation contamination of our planet from the Fukushima Nuclear power plant leak,” the Bawell water ionizers representative explains. (PRWEB) November 09, 2013 Bawell, one of the leading manufacturers of alkaline water ionizers, has launched its Veterans’ Day sale. This sale provides many of Bawell’s high quality alkaline water ionizers at a reduced price in order to encourage people to invest in clean and healthy water for...

2013-11-07 16:29:08

UCLA Researchers Evaluate Long-term Outcomes of More than 1,000 Patients from Multiple Institutions SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), announced today the publication of two papers stemming from a large multi-center study of CyberKnife® stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) led by investigators at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). The first paper, published in the September 2013 online issue of Radiotherapy &...


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Nuclear Fallout
2013-04-01 10:26:30

Nuclear fallout, or just simply fallout, known also as Black Rain, is the residual radioactive material that is propelled into the upper atmosphere after a nuclear black or a nuclear reaction that is conducted in an unshielded facility. It is so called because it "fall out" of the sky after the explosion and the shock wave have passed. It most commonly refers to the radioactive dust and ash that is created when a nuclear weapon explodes, but such dust can also come from a damaged nuclear...

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