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2013-01-24 08:31:35

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for the company's Edge(TM) radiosurgery suite, a new dedicated system for performing advanced radiosurgery using innovative real-time tumor tracking and motion management technologies. "The Edge suite represents a new paradigm in radiosurgery, offering clinicians a system that combines Varian's world-class technologies in an end-to-end solution for planning and delivering...

2013-01-24 08:31:31

SETIF, Algeria, Jan. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer patients in Algeria will gain access to more advanced treatments when three state-of-the-art treatment machines from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) are installed at a new radiotherapy department at Setif in the coming months. The Algerian Ministry of Health has ordered three Varian medical linear accelerators as part of a major government initiative to equip the country with modern radiotherapy systems. The Varian Clinac® iX...

2013-01-02 08:23:29

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2013 following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, January 23, 2013. The news release will be followed by a teleconference available to all interested parties at 2:00 p.m. PT. The news release and a link to the conference call webcast will be available on the company website at: www.varian.com/investor. To access the...

2012-12-18 04:20:56

RIO DE JANEIRO, December 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- An advanced radiotherapy treatment system, fully equipped for treating cancer with advanced, image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery, has been ordered by Clínicas Oncológicas Integradas (GRUPO COI) for installation at the group's Botafogo site in Rio de Janeiro. The TrueBeam(TM) system, which was designed to treat tumors with great accuracy and speed, is the first to be ordered by a treatment center in South...

2012-12-14 08:26:58

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Wilson, president and ceo of Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) is scheduled to present at the J. P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at 4:30 p.m. PT on Monday, January 7, at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. Other participating executives will be Elisha Finney, executive vice president and cfo; and Spencer Sias, vice president of investor relations and corporate communications. The presentation will focus on the...

2012-12-03 08:27:52

PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that its Board of Directors has scheduled the 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders for February 14, 2013 with a record date of December 18, 2012. The meeting will be held at the company's headquarters located at 3100 Hansen Way, Palo Alto, CA 94304 at 4:30 p.m. PT. The meeting will be webcast and can be accessed at Varian Medical Systems' website at http://www.varian.com/investor. If you plan...

2012-11-29 20:22:19

KOLKATA, India, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received regulatory clearance from the Indian Atomic Energy Regulatory Board for the use of its unique TrueBeam(TM) High Intensity Mode for advanced radiosurgical treatments. The company's market-leading range of radiotherapy and radiosurgery equipment and software, including the TrueBeam medical linear accelerator, are on display in Kolkata this week at AROICON 2012, the country's primary radiation oncology...

2012-11-29 08:29:24

NEWCASTLE-UPON-TYNE, UK, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Cancer patients in the north-east of England will be able to receive modern radiosurgery treatments without having to travel for up to two hours for treatments. The Northern Centre for Cancer Care (NCCC) at the Freeman Hospital in Newcastle-upon-Tyne is acquiring two TrueBeam(TM) STx medical linear accelerators from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) to begin offering advanced stereotactic radiosurgery treatments for the first time. The...

2012-11-20 08:27:11

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- South Hall, Booth 4804 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit the company's new PaxScan® wireless digital detector, digital image processing systems and X-ray tubes at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago from Nov 25 - 29. In addition the company will display its technologies for treating cancer with targeted radiotherapy and radiosurgery. X-Ray Products - New digital X-ray imaging...

2012-11-20 08:27:08

TOKYO, Nov. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: VAR), the leading manufacturer of medical devices for treating cancer, will exhibit the company's advanced technologies for image-guided radiotherapy and radiosurgery at the 25(th) Annual Meeting of the Japanese Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (JASTRO) here later this week. During the meeting, Varian will also sponsor a luncheon seminar on the latest developments in stereotactic radiosurgery and...