Navigation Links
Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit Flat Panel Detectors, X-Ray Tubes and Imaging Software Optimized for Digital Radiography at MEDICA

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Booth A78 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit flat panel detectors and X-ray tubes optimized for digital radiography at MEDICA in Dusseldorf, Germany from Nov 14 – 17.  In addition the company will also demonstrate i5DR hardware and software for processing diagnostic X-ray images.

The digital X-ray imaging products to be highlighted are:

  • PaxScan® 4336X - featuring Varian's proprietary, state-of-the-art 6th generation architecture, improved low dose imaging and 16-bit data acquisition.  The X platform is optimized for dose efficiency and very low electronic noise.  The new design features optional handles, a built-in shock sensor and extensive on-panel diagnostics.
  • The MCS 8064 X-ray tube – an anode end grounded (AEG) CT replacement X-ray tube for the GE LightSpeed VCT® scanner offering lower life cycle costs.
  • i5DR digital radiography imaging system – designed for installation into new or existing radiographic rooms or mobile X-ray systems.  i5DR has built in flexibility with advanced imaging algorithms to support multiple flat panel detectors.

"We are committed to providing our European customer base with quality products and 'on demand' service" said Stephen Kimmel, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Varian X-Ray Products.  "From stocking locations around the world we are able to offer regional product and support services, which in turn help increase our customer's competitiveness in the marketplace."

Varian's European Sales & Service Center

Varian Medical Systems has a dedicated, bonded facility at its Dusseldorf (Germany) service center where X-ray tubes and imaging products are carried in inventory for rapid shipment.  This facility reloads, rebuilds and distributes medical X-ray tubes for immediate delivery throughout the European region.  It also provides evaluation, repair and replacement tubes.  "By having inventory in Europe as well as a responsive technical and marketing team, we can make our products more cost effective and readily accessible to the European Union," added Kimmel. 

LightSpeed VCT® is a registered trademark of General Electric Company

About Varian Medical Systems

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian is a premier supplier of tubes, digital detectors, and image processing workstations for X-ray imaging in medical, scientific, and industrial applications and also supplies high-energy X-ray devices for cargo screening and non-destructive testing applications.  Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 6,100 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, Europe, and China and approximately 70 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter.

Elaine Rebele, Varian Medical Systems
801-978-5715 or

SOURCE Varian Medical Systems
Copyright©2012 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine technology :

1. The Nairobi Hospital in Kenya Commences Treating Cancer with Advanced Radiotherapy Delivery Using Varian Equipment and Software
2. Varian Medical Systems Management to Present at Jefferies 2012 Global Healthcare Conference
3. Varian Medical Systems Management to Present at Lazard Capital Markets 9th Annual Healthcare Conference
4. Varian Medical Systems Selected by Leading Russian Development Foundations to Take Part in High-Profile Supplier Event
5. RayBiotech, Inc. and Abeome Corporation Announce an Agreement Related to Novel Research Products for Ovarian Cancer
6. American Board of Radiology Foundation receives grant from Varian Medical Systems for national brachytherapy registry
7. Varian Medical Systems to Proceed with Year End Review and Webcast for Investors at ASTRO Meeting in Boston
8. Varian Medical Systems Reports Results for Fourth Quarter of Fiscal Year 2012
9. Varian Medical Systems Signs Purchase Agreement with Advanced Particle Therapy LLC to Supply Technology for the Georgia Proton Treatment Center to be operated by Emory Healthcare
10. Varian Medical Systems Publishes 2012 Sustainability Report Outlining Environmental, Charitable, Safety and Health Access Achievements
11. Institut Curie Acquires Four Advanced Radiotherapy Treatment Systems Including Three Varian TrueBeam Devices
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/10/2017)... , Oct. 10, 2017  NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance ... a medical-grade battery-powered display stand specifically designed for endoscopy environments. An ... technology into a clinical solution to support the improvement of patient ... Innovative Design ... Wireless Solution ...
(Date:10/4/2017)...  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), ... Urgent Care is helping communities across Massachusetts , ... offering no-cost* flu shots through the end of the month. ... regulations. ... a flu shot is by the end of October, according to the ...
(Date:10/2/2017)... PHILADELPHIA , Oct. 2, 2017 Halo Labs announces ... particle analysis system called the HORIZON at MIBio 2017 in ... analyzes subvisible and visible particulate matter in biopharmaceutical samples with unprecedented ... use of the novel technique Backgrounded Membrane Imaging. ... The HORIZON subvisible particle analysis system ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:
(Date:10/13/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global ... at scenic Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global ... physical activity. The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Talented host, actor Rob Lowe, ... in a new episode of "Success Files," which is an award-winning educational program ... investigates each subject in-depth with passion and integrity. , Sciatica occurs when the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... “The Journey: From ... every danger possible to save lost souls in the Philippines. “The Journey: From the ... is a dedicated teacher of the Bible. She has taught all ages and currently ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... services for healthcare compliance program management, will showcase a range of technology and ... for Assisted Living (NCAL) Convention and Expo to be held October 14–18, 2017 ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest growing ... open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. U.S. Highway 190, in ... to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its location allows it to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):