Navigation Links
Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit Full Spectrum of Prostate Cancer Treatment Approaches at the American Urological Association Meeting in Washington, D.C.
Date:5/11/2011

PALO ALTO, Calif., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will showcase the company's full spectrum of prostate cancer treatment technologies at the upcoming American Urological Association (AUA) Meeting in Washington, D.C.  During the meeting, Varian will sponsor a series of presentations covering emerging treatments and multi-disciplinary approaches to prostate cancer care.

Within the company's exhibit, Varian will showcase its latest solutions for high- and low-dose-rate brachytherapy, intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), an emerging and promising new approach that involves delivering higher doses to the prostate over a shorter time period than would be the case with conventional radiotherapy.  "Varian offers state-of-the-art technology for all of the commonly-used radiotherapy approaches to treating prostate cancer," said Calvin Huntzinger, MS, senior director, Varian Surgical Sciences.

Presentations Explore New Options in Prostate Cancer Care

On Sunday, May 15, and again on Monday, May 16, a select group of eminent surgeons, urologists, radiation oncologists, and researchers will deliver 20-minute mini-lectures on major advances in their fields of specialization, with a particular focus on how multidisciplinary collaboration can benefit patients.  The lectures will take place in the Varian booth (#3043).  The presentations will include:

  • Constantine A. Mantz, MD, chief medical officer at 21st Century Oncology in Fort Myers, Florida, on stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) as an emerging treatment for prostate cancer.  Dr. Mantz has been conducting Phase II SBRT trials using Varian technology to deliver five treatments over a two-week period, with promising preliminary results that appear to support the use of SBRT
    '/>"/>

SOURCE Varian Medical Systems
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine technology :

1. Varian Medical Systems Spotlights Fully Integrated Intensity Modulated Proton Therapy at PTCOG 2011 Meeting
2. Varian Medical Systems Spotlights Advanced Radiosurgery Systems at ISRS Congress in Paris, May 8-12
3. The ARIA® for Radiation Oncology Information System from Varian Medical Systems Now Certified by Surescripts® for E-Prescribing
4. Varian Medical Systems Reports Results for Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2011
5. FDA Grants Orphan Drug Designation for Nektars Investigational Drug, NKTR-102, for Treatment of Women with Ovarian Cancer
6. Quest Diagnostics Launches Hepatitis C Virus Therapy Test Based on IL28B Gene Variants
7. New Brachytherapy Applicator for Endometrial Cancer Patients Introduced at ABS 2011 by Varian Medical Systems
8. Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit the Latest Digital Image Detectors, X-Ray Tubes and Cancer Treatment Technologies at the CMEF Show in Shenzhen, China
9. Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit New TrueBeam™ System for Image-Guided Radiotherapy at ChinaMed Exhibition in Beijing
10. First Varian High Dose Rate Brachytherapy Afterloader Supplied to Leading China Cancer Hospital
11. Varian Medical Systems Schedules Second Quarter FY2011 News Release and Conference Call
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/30/2015)... -- PTC Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PTCT ) today ... the second quarter ending June 30, 2015. ... organization.  We are excited to be near the completion ... conducted with topline results expected in the fourth quarter," ... Therapeutics, Inc. "Translarna is now commercially available in 12 ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... WOODCLIFF LAKE, N.J. , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... submitted simultaneously in the United States ... (to the FDA, EMA and MHLW, respectively) for eribulin, ... sarcoma (STS) who have received prior chemotherapy for advanced ... are based on data from a pivotal global Phase ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... FAIRFIELD, N.J. , July 30, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... Ferrer, completed the second Phase III clinical study ... development for impetigo.  Medimetriks owns the exclusive U.S. ... The global trial, conducted at 44 centers with ... and pediatric patients aged 2 months and older ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 2PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 3PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 4PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 5PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 6PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 7PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 8PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 9PTC Therapeutics Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results and Provides Corporate Update 10Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 2Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 3Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 4Eisai Submits Simultaneous Regulatory Applications for Eribulin in Soft Tissue Sarcoma in the United States, European Union and Japan 5Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Completion of the Second Successful Pivotal Phase III Study for Ozenoxacin 2Medimetriks Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Completion of the Second Successful Pivotal Phase III Study for Ozenoxacin 3
(Date:7/30/2015)... California (PRWEB) , ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... services, announced today that the latest issue of Inclusive™ magazine, its multimedia publication ... platforms. The digital edition of the new issue, Volume 6, Issue 2, as ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... 2015 , ... Western University of Health Sciences faculty, students and alumni were ... largest sports and humanitarian event in the world this year and the single biggest ... July 25 through August 2, 2015, benefited from the participation of WesternU’s colleges of ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... On July 23rd ... in taxpayer money to fund the state’s large prison system, which has amassed largely ... highest rates of incarceration. In light of President Obama’s recent reduction of non violent ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Quintessa Medical Spa is happy to offer ... treatment designed specifically for the elimination of excess tissue under the chin, referred ... the state of Wisconsin to offer this innovative treatment. , Developed by Kythera Biopharmaceuticals, ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... Gummy smile surgeon, Dr. Alex ... and surgery, as well as the patented gum depigmentation treatmet. Dr. Farnoosh is a ... with many patients from around the world. , “Like treatment of any other disease ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Glidewell Laboratories Puts Out Latest Issue of Dental Implant Magazine Inclusive™ 2Health News:Glidewell Laboratories Puts Out Latest Issue of Dental Implant Magazine Inclusive™ 3Health News:Glidewell Laboratories Puts Out Latest Issue of Dental Implant Magazine Inclusive™ 4Health News:WesternU Makes Big Impact at Special Olympics 2Health News:WesternU Makes Big Impact at Special Olympics 3Health News:Florida Questions Its Spending on Punitive Incarceration in Light of Exorbitant Costs for Non Violent Offenders 2Health News:Florida Questions Its Spending on Punitive Incarceration in Light of Exorbitant Costs for Non Violent Offenders 3Health News:Quintessa MedSpa Offers Nonsurgical Double-chin Elimination 2Health News:Gummy Smile Dentist, Alex Farnoosh DMD, is Now Offering Comprehensive Treatment Options for Gummy Smiles 2
... Center in Philadelphia have found that a signaling protein ... turned on in nearly all recurrent prostate cancers that ... up, the protein, called Stat5, may be a specific ... addition, the researchers, led by Marja Nevalainen, M.D., Ph.D., ...
... and use caution when exiting transportation , , SUNDAY, Dec. 30 ... slush and ice of winter requires special walking tactics, health ... careful, particularly since we haven,t had this type of weather ... specialist at Mount Sinai,s Department of Orthopaedics in New York ...
... injuries can happen to kids if precautions are skipped, ... Winter sports provide kids with great exercise and fun, ... say pediatric trauma experts. , "We see a startling ... snowmobile crashes and beyond," Amy Teddy, manager of the ...
... to make a different kind of New Year,s resolution, ... America,s Blood Centers and blood transfusion recipients across,the country ... National Blood Donor Month., Each year, more than ... to a recent study by W. Riley (et al) ...
... Dec. 28 Grubb & Ellis,Healthcare REIT, Inc. has ... closed on December 21, 2007., Park Place Office ... 133,000 square feet on eight and a half,acres in ... constructed in 1987,1988, and 2002, respectively, and offer tenants ...
... 500 Jobs, HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 28 A ... of the Butler,Memorial Hospital that will include a new ... the Department of Community and,Economic Development announced today. The ... The state,s aid will come in the form ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Jefferson scientists find protein potential drug target for treatment-resistant prostate cancer 2Health News:Put Safety First During Winter Fun 2Health News:America's Blood Centers Thanks Donors During Celebration of National Blood Donor Month 2Health News:America's Blood Centers Thanks Donors During Celebration of National Blood Donor Month 3Health News:Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT Acquires Park Place Office Park in Dayton, Ohio 2Health News:Grubb & Ellis Healthcare REIT Acquires Park Place Office Park in Dayton, Ohio 3Health News:Pennsylvania Invests $13.4 Million to Kick Off Butler Memorial Hospital Expansion 2
Inquire...
... The Eppendorf Reference Series 2000 Pipette ... smooth stroke, a compact and robust design, ... button is used to operate the measuring ... the tip. Product features:Eppendorf "pipette/tip" system ensures ...
... Pipette is a synonym for pipetting accuracy, ... design, and superior operating comfort. Its single, ... measuring stroke and blow-out as well as ... ensures utmost accuracy and precision. Ejection sleeve ...
Pipetman F is a fixed-volume, air-displacement pipette. Thirteen robust models cover a large volume range from 2 L to 1000 L, with Gilsons legendary accuracy and precision....
Medicine Products: