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2008-08-07 18:01:53

TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO) today announced that it will introduce the TomoDirect(TM) discrete-angle delivery mode(1) for the TomoTherapy(R) Hi-Art(R) treatment system at two upcoming radiation oncology conferences.

2008-08-04 09:01:05

Oncure Medical Corp. ("Oncure"), one of the largest operators of radiation oncology centers in the country, has purchased substantially all the assets of ROA Associates, LLP, and entered into a long-term business management agreement with Radiation Oncology Associates, P.C. (ROA) of Ft. Wayne, Ind.

2008-07-31 18:00:49

TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO) announced today that it has extended its reach in Europe with the first TomoTherapy(R) Hi-Art(R) treatment system set to be installed in Scandinavia, at Lund University Hospital in Sweden.

2008-07-17 18:00:50

TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ: TOMO) recently commemorated the fifth anniversary of the first patient treatment on a clinical TomoTherapy(R) Hi-Art(R) system, which occurred July 1, 2003, at Thompson Cancer Survival Center in Knoxville, Tenn.

2008-07-10 09:01:29

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., July 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Two prostate cancer patients became the first people in New York to receive a faster, more comfortable form of highly accurate radiotherapy in pioneering treatments at Radiation Oncology Associates of New York (a Division of Integrated Medical Professionals, PLLC).

2008-07-10 09:01:29

By Darrell Hughes, The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, S.C. Jul. 10--The Carolina Regional Cancer Center has brought to the beach a techno-savvy form of cancer treatment that aims to rid people of cancer with fewer side effects.

2008-07-07 18:00:00

With the opening of the new Northern Centre for Cancer Care Newcastle is building on its international reputation for world- class cancer treatment. Back in 1948, Newcastle was identified as a premier centre in the UK for cancer care and received one of the very first radiotherapy machines.

2008-07-01 18:00:29

TomoTherapy Incorporated (NASDAQ:TOMO), maker of the TomoTherapy(R) Hi-Art(R) treatment system for advanced radiation therapy, today announced the close of its Treatment Quality Challenge. The company had offered $250,000 to any U.S.

2008-06-30 09:03:37

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Center for Radiation Therapy of Beverly Hills became the first medical center in California yesterday to commence treating cancer patients with a revolutionary new technique utilizing RapidArc(TM) radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems .

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