Latest Tomotherapy Stories

2011-05-09 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that the U.S.

2011-04-26 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, today announced the expiration of the mandatory, pre-merger waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, in connection with the previously announced acquisition of TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO). "The satisfaction of this condition represents a significant step toward the completion of the transaction and moves us...

2011-04-11 07:00:00

MADISON, Wis., April 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ScandiDos, Inc. U.S. Offices are officially open and plans to expand in North America are under way. U.S. Sales Director, Matthew Douglass states, "Opening an office in the U.S.

2011-04-05 08:55:00

COLLEGE PARK, Md., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) is pleased to announce that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has named AAPM member Michael D.

2011-03-09 10:08:00

CLEVELAND, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center (UWCCC) in Madison, Wisconsin, will soon become one of the first oncology research centers to acquire a radiotherapy system from ViewRay(TM), Inc., a privately held medical device company.

2011-02-02 01:18:03

Medical physicists at Thomas Jefferson University and Jefferson's Kimmel Cancer Center have demonstrated a new real-time tumor tracking technique that can help minimize the amount of radiation delivered to surrounding healthy tissue in a patient—up to 50 percent less in some cases—and maximize the dose the tumor receives.

2010-12-15 07:29:56

A new type of targeted radiation therapy, stereotactic radiation therapy, is just as good as surgery for patients 75 and older with early-stage lung cancer, according to this study.

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).

Word of the Day
  • To give a box on the ear to.
The word 'whirret' may be onomatopoeic.