Navigation Links
ViewRay Wins NorTech Innovation Award
Date:2/16/2010

CLEVELAND, Feb. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- ViewRay, Inc., a privately held medical device company, has earned a NorTech Innovation Award for its advancements in radiation therapy technology for the treatment of cancer. ViewRay was honored for its unique combination of medical imaging and radiotherapy, which is designed to improve the effectiveness of cancer treatments. Radiation therapy is used to treat nearly two-thirds of today's cancer patients.

While radiation has proven critical in the fight against cancer, current radiotherapy technology has a major shortcoming: because patients' internal organs may shift during treatment, clinicians cannot determine precisely where the radiation is going in a patient's body. Organ motion may be significant enough to cause the radiation to miss the target and unnecessarily irradiate healthy tissue. To solve this problem, ViewRay is using a new combination of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and radiotherapy technology. The ViewRay system is being designed to allow clinicians to see where the radiation is delivered inside the patient moment by moment during the treatment, potentially reducing side effects and improving treatment success for patients with many different kinds of cancer. The ViewRay system is now in the final stages of development.

"It is a great honor to be recognized by NorTech," said ViewRay president and CEO Greg Ayers, MD, PhD. "Millions of people around the world die from cancer every year, and innovations in diagnostics and treatment are critical. We have studied the motion of tumors in lung, liver, prostate and other types of cancer, and we believe there's an opportunity for ViewRay technology to significantly improve treatments for many patients."

The NorTech Innovation Awards, sponsored by the Northeast Ohio Technology Coalition and Crain's Cleveland Bus
'/>"/>

SOURCE ViewRay, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. Hearst Business Media Names Dr. Charles Tuchinda Chief Innovation Officer, Healthcare
2. Pipeline/Commercial Insight: Supportive Care in Oncology - Innovation and Market Growth Limited to Bone Metastases Management and Emerging Supportive Care Challenges Reports Now Available on ReportsandReports
3. Young Innovations, Inc. Board of Directors Declares Quarterly Dividend
4. Young Innovations, Inc. Provides 4th Quarter Conference Call Details
5. GSK Announces Open Innovation Strategy to Help Deliver New and Better Medicines for People Living in the Worlds Poorest Countries
6. Lilly CEO Stresses Human Element in Driving Medical Innovation
7. China Sky One Medical, Inc.s AMI Diagnostic Kit Recognized as a National Innovation Project by NDRC
8. Inverness Medical Innovations Offers to Acquire Standard Diagnostics
9. Cardiac Science and Gust Bardy, MD Create Innovation Center for Primary Care Medicine
10. Inverness Medical Innovations to Present at the J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference on January 12, 2010
11. Sonic Innovations, Inc. Donates $10,000 to Feeding America
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/25/2014)... July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Full Service CRO ... the new Vice President of Business Development. Peter has ... in a number of different business development positions with ... positions were primarily related to business development/sales management and ... 30 years makes him a key and strategic asset ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... MARLTON, N.J. , July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... visibility, brand protection and serialization solutions, has recently ... Business" that addresses current and future needs ... solutions for the old supply chain model no ... advances in technology, including the growth of mobile ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... 25, 2014  IDEXX Laboratories, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... quarter of 2014 increased 11% versus the prior year ... for the second quarter of 2014 versus the prior ... in distributor inventory 2 . Earnings per diluted share ... 11% from the prior year period to $1.10."In the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Contract Research Organization WCCT Global Welcomes Peter Nieto as Vice President of Business Development 2Acsis Addresses Questions on the Modern Supply Chain 2IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 2IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 3IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 4IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 5IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 6IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 7IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 8IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 9IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 10IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 11IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 12IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 13IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 14IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 15IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 16IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 17IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 18IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 19IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 20IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 21IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 22IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 23IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 24IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 25IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 26IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 27IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 28IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 29IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 30IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 31IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 32IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 33IDEXX Laboratories Announces Second Quarter Results 34
... 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Lotus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: ... fast-growing, profitable developer, manufacturer and seller of medicine and ... today that the Company will effect a two-for-one reverse ... minimum share price requirements in connection with its application ...
... 31, 2010 CVS Caremark (NYSE: CVS ... to acquire the Medicare Part D business of Universal ... billion.  Universal American is a leading Medicare Prescription Drug Plan ... acquisition will more than double the size of CVS ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Lotus Pharmaceuticals Announces Approval of Reverse Stock Split 2CVS CAREMARK to Purchase Universal American's Medicare Part D Business 2CVS CAREMARK to Purchase Universal American's Medicare Part D Business 3CVS CAREMARK to Purchase Universal American's Medicare Part D Business 4
(Date:7/26/2014)... Artificial lift market report defines and segments the artificial lift ... artificial lift market in Europe is estimated to grow from ... 2018, at a CAGR of 8.8% from 2013 to 2018. ... market report, to get an idea of in-depth analysis provided. ... Artificial lift market, and is supported by various tables and ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... iFitDress.com, a popular supplier of wedding dresses and special ... of high quality party outfits. Additionally, it has launched ... are now provided at discounted prices, up to 69 ... leading suppliers in the international market. According to its ... have flattering looks and fine craftsmanship. They are ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... (HealthDay News) -- Pools can provide much-needed relief from ... if they swallow too much chlorinated water, experts warn. ... little ones to get water in their mouth. Some ... despite warnings from their parents. Although swallowing a ... for parents to realize that ingesting too much can ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... WA (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 As ... design trends are changing based on 3 factors: smaller ... of several top bathroom trend of 2014 lists, ... enjoying increased popularity. Amerec , a leading manufacturer ... in steam bathing largely due to smaller spaces and ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 As reported ... on July 23rd, new research by Palo Alto Networks ... rewrite their playbook, now focusing more on businesses and ... who have become increasingly wise to their tactics over ... and CEO/CTO, Joe Caruso, talks about the evolution of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Europe Artificial Lift Services Market is Expected to Reach $5.4 Billion in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 2Health News:Europe Artificial Lift Services Market is Expected to Reach $5.4 Billion in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 3Health News:Europe Artificial Lift Services Market is Expected to Reach $5.4 Billion in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 4Health News:Europe Artificial Lift Services Market is Expected to Reach $5.4 Billion in 2018 - New Report by MicroMarket Monitor 5Health News:High Quality Wholesale Party Dresses Online at iFitDress.com 2Health News:Don't Let Kids Drink Pool Water 2Health News:Amerec Finds Bathroom Design Trends Change Based on Water Consumption and Other Factors 2Health News:Businesses the New Target for Nigeria’s 419 Cyber-Scammers 2Health News:Businesses the New Target for Nigeria’s 419 Cyber-Scammers 3Health News:Businesses the New Target for Nigeria’s 419 Cyber-Scammers 4Health News:Businesses the New Target for Nigeria’s 419 Cyber-Scammers 5Health News:Businesses the New Target for Nigeria’s 419 Cyber-Scammers 6
... May 14 This month, HealthFocus(R),International, the global ... knowledge, is launching their U.S.A. HealthFocus Trend,Study. This ... and,critical insights on the consumer, quest for health ... shows some interesting possibilities,for the role of diet ...
... ANN ARBOR, Mich.---Race is not a factor in the ... records had somewhat longer tenures before being fired than ... study shows. , The University of Michigan study ... coaches in the National Basketball Association. The study found ...
... An analysis by the Aspen,Institute has found gaps in ... John McCain and Barack Obama even as each of ... improving health,care in the United States., The Institute,s ... campaign. The questionnaire and the principles that guided the,analysis ...
... just as likely to have mental problems or drug addictions ... study ever conducted of women convicted of sexual offences in ... 8,500 men were convicted of sexual offences in Sweden. Given ... the factors specific to female sex offenders has been scant. ...
... HealthSouth,Corporation (NYSE: HLS ) announced today that ... to be held May 21-22 in New,York City. HealthSouth,s ... at 8:30 a.m. EDT. The presentation will be webcast ... http://www.healthsouth.com ., In addition, HealthSouth will ...
... Cancer Centers of North,Carolina,s diagnostic imaging service has ... result of a recent survey by the American ... F. Reilly and Dr. K. Kolby Sidhu lead,the ... diagnostic and therapeutic radiology services, including,Computed Tomography (CT) ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:For Shoppers, Nutrition has a Role in Treating Illness 2Health News:Racism not an issue in firing of NBA coaches 2Health News:Presidential Candidates' Health Care Plans Lack Key Reform Elements, Aspen Institute Finds 2Health News:Presidential Candidates' Health Care Plans Lack Key Reform Elements, Aspen Institute Finds 3Health News:Presidential Candidates' Health Care Plans Lack Key Reform Elements, Aspen Institute Finds 4Health News:Female sex offenders often have mental problems 2Health News:Cancer Centers of North Carolina Receives Prestigious Accreditation 2
... Mono-M Test is a qualitative enzyme ... to Paul-Bunnell heterophil, Epstein-Barr virus capsid ... used in conjunction with Mono-G Test, ... serodiagnosis of infectious (EBV) mononucleosis and ...
... The ImmunoWELL VCA IgM Test is an ELISA ... to Epstein-Barr Virus viral capsid antigen (VCA) in ... used in conjunction with other testing such as ... EBV early antigen tests and/or heterophile tests, the ...
The ImmunoWELL Borrelia (Lyme) Test is an enzyme immunoassay (EIA) for the qualitative and/or semiquantitative detection of Borrelia burgdorferi total antibodies (IgG, IgM, and IgA) in serum and is u...
... ImmunoDOT is dot-blot assay system combining ... microwell, a purified antigen set at a ... membrane. Reactivity is detected using the same ... assays., ,ENA/DNA combines antigens detected in Auto ...
Medicine Products: