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2014-01-28 08:29:32

Annual World Cancer Day part of ongoing international campaign to challenge government leaders, providers and individuals to step up the fight against cancer PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Marking this year's World Cancer Day observation February 4(th), Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) has joined with an international network of cancer care providers and advocates to raise awareness of the disease and to encourage individuals and governments around the world to...

2014-01-27 08:27:52

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has entered into a three-year agreement worth an estimated $515 million for Varian to supply medical imaging components to Toshiba Medical Systems for integration into imaging equipment for the global market. Orders will be booked over the period of the agreement. "We are pleased to continue our strong relationship with Toshiba Medical Systems," said Robert Kluge, senior vice president at Varian....

2014-01-23 12:29:23

Varian to provision six cancer treatment centers and establish a local office to support the Algerian government's efforts to expand cancer treatment services ALGIERS, Algeria, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has entered into an agreement with the Algerian Ministry of Health (MOH) that will include the provisioning of six cancer treatment centers with $51 million of advanced technology for radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Varian...

2014-01-22 16:26:12

First quarter net earnings per diluted share rise 6 percent to $0.91; revenues increase 5 percent to $712 million PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today is reporting net earnings of $0.91 per diluted share in the first quarter of fiscal year 2014, up 6 percent from $0.86 in the year-ago quarter. Varian's company-wide revenues totaled $712 million for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014, up 5 percent from the year-ago quarter....

2014-01-16 08:27:11

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, January 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts' Corner announced new research reports highlighting Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD), Eli Lilly & Co. (NYSE: LLY), Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN), Incyte Corporation (NASDAQ: INCY), and Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full price targets, industry analysis and...

2014-01-15 08:28:42

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for its updated ProBeam(TM) proton therapy system. Varian's ProBeam system gives clinicians options for delivering dose precisely in order to minimize dose to healthy tissue in the course of delivering proton therapy treatments for cancer. Its scanning beam technology enables intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT) by modulating dose levels on a spot-by-spot basis...

2014-01-06 12:29:05

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), a world leader in cancer treatment and X-ray imaging technology, is announcing the publication of its 2013 Annual Report. A PDF version of the Varian 2013 annual report is now available at:http://investors.varian.com/VarianAnnualReports. ABOUT VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for...


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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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