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Latest Varian Medical Systems Inc. Stories

2013-06-17 12:28:08

CHICAGO, June 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Zacks Equity Research highlights Akamai (Nasdaq:AKAM-Free Report) as the Bull of the Day and Barnes Group (NYSE:B-Free Report) as the Bear of the Day. In addition, Zacks Equity Research provides analysis ontheVarian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR-Free Report), Siemens AG (NYSE:SI-Free Report) and Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq:ARAY-Free Report). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101027/ZIRLOGO) Here is a synopsis of all five stocks: Bull of...

2013-06-13 08:27:43

Clinicians at The Ohio State University are now using Varian software to manage patient treatments on a Siemens ONCOR medical linear accelerator PALO ALTO, Calif., June 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) and Siemens Healthcare today announced that clinicians at The Ohio State University (Ohio State) are now using Varian software to plan and manage radiotherapy treatments delivered on a Siemens medical linear accelerator. The companies have developed and...

2013-05-22 08:28:21

SALT LAKE CITY, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today announced it received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Varian's diagnostic X-ray image processing workstation that combines radio frequency (RF) and digital radiography (DR) capabilities on one platform. Varian's Nexus DRF Digital X-Ray Imaging System(TM) has the ability to interface with a variety of image receptors, including CCD cameras and commercially available...

2013-04-29 08:28:04

Oncology Departments in North Middlesex and Poole Acquire Final Two TrueBeam Systems Made Available Under NHS Supply Chain Initiative CRAWLEY, U.K., April 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Hospitals in London and Dorset have acquired the final two of ten advanced Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) radiotherapy treatment machines offered as part of an innovative government program to roll out the most modern cancer treatments for patients in the UK's public hospitals. North Middlesex...

2013-04-24 16:25:47

Second quarter net earnings per diluted share rise 9 percent to $1.02, including a $0.02 restructuring charge; revenues increase 7 percent to $768 million PALO ALTO, Calif., April 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today is reporting net earnings of $1.02 per diluted share in the second quarter of fiscal year 2013, up 9 percent from $0.94 in the year-ago quarter. The results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2013 included a $2.6 million restructuring...

2013-04-22 08:28:50

More than 800 oncology professionals at European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology forum hear of pioneering treatment delivery, motion management and tumor-tracking technologies for tackling the growing lung cancer burden GENEVA, April 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer experts have reported future trends and progress in radiotherapy treatments for lung cancer using motion management and tumor-tracking technologies from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR). Speakers at Varian's...

2013-04-19 08:25:41

BERGISCH-GLADBACH, Germany, April 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) and Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) are announcing a collaboration to further advance motion management techniques for proton therapy. The multi-year agreement, aimed at optimizing treatment strategies for indications such as cancer in the lung, liver, pancreas and breast, will evaluate strategies using a 4-D treatment planning simulator developed by PSI. Proton therapy involves the use of a...

2013-04-18 08:31:05

Full range of equipment and software for the precision treatment of cancer exhibited at the Geneva Convention Center GENEVA, Switzerland, April 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Booths 5000/4700 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR), the world leader in radiotherapy equipment and software, will demonstrate its full range of radiotherapy delivery systems and software at the 2(nd) ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology) Forum, taking place April 19(th)-22(nd). The Varian booth will...

2013-04-16 08:29:09

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- A prostate cancer patient has become the first person in the world to be treated using the latest version of Varian's Vitesse(TM) real time planning solution for planning and performing advanced high-dose-rate (HDR), ultrasound-guided brachytherapy treatments. The treatment took place at the Levine Cancer Institute in Charlotte, North Carolina. "Our team was very impressed overall with this treatment planning system," says Dr. Michael Haake,...

2013-04-16 08:29:07

SALT LAKE CITY, April 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Booth H1-E32 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit flat panel detectors and X-ray tubes optimized for digital radiography at China International Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) in Shenzhen, China from April 17-20. In addition the company will also demonstrate image processing workstations. The digital imaging products to be highlighted are: PaxScan(®) 4336X - a flat panel image detector engineered to be dose efficient and to...