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Varian Medical Systems to Showcase a Wide Spectrum of New and Updated Products That Improve Radiotherapy Treatment Processes at 2009 AAPM Meeting

... ANAHEIM, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) will showcase a wide spectrum of new and updated products that improve and simplify the processes of radiotherapy and radiosurgery. Among the produ...

Varian Medical Systems Acquires Assets of IKOEmed and IKOEtech; Acquisition to Add Software for Accelerating Radiotherapy Treatment Planning

... PALO ALTO, Calif., June 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: var ) today announced it has acquired the assets of Houston-based IKOEmed and IKOEtech, privately-owned suppliers of software used in the planning of radi...

Doctors in New Hampshire Now Treating Cancer with Non-Invasive Image-Guided Radiosurgery Using Novalis Tx(TM) Technology

...entworth-Douglass Hospital here, prescribed a type of non-invasive radiosurgery using the Novalis Tx(TM) platform from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) and BrainLAB. The Novalis Tx delivers powerful, precisely sculpted doses of radiation using a combination of image-guidance and robotically-c...

Varian Medical Systems to Exhibit X-ray and CT Technologies for Non-Destructive Testing at the Upcoming ASNT 18th Annual Spring Conference

... ST. LOUIS, March 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) will exhibit X-ray and computed tomography (CT) products for the non-destructive testing market at the upcoming ASNT Research Symposium and Spring C...

Leading Middle East Cancer Hospital Acquires Advanced Radiotherapy Capability from Varian Medical Systems

...FirstCall/ -- One of the leading cancer centers in the Middle East has acquired two advanced radiotherapy devices from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) equipped with RapidArc(TM) technology for fast and precise treatments. Al Amal Hospital in Doha, Qatar, is replacing four-year-old linear accelerato...

Pioneering Cancer Center Introduces Advanced Varian RapidArc(TM) Treatments for Cancer Patients in Central Germany

...ents. Sudharz Krankenhaus in Nordhausen delivered the faster treatment using RapidArc(TM) radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). RapidArc delivers a precise and efficient treatment in a single or multiple arcs of the treatment machine around the patient and makes it po...

Trinitas Comprehensive Cancer Center Now Offering Cancer Patients Faster, Ultra-Precise Radiation Using New RapidArc Technology

... centers in the state of New Jersey to offer cancer patients treatment using RapidArc(TM) radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). RapidArc is a fast, precise form of treatment that is delivered two to eight times faster than is possible with conventional radiation therapy tech...

Maureen 'Mo' Zilly Joins the Varian Medical Systems Government Affairs Team as Director, Federal Affairs

... PALO ALTO, Calif., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ), a leading manufacturer of radiotherapy and radiosurgical devices and software for cancer treatment and X-ray imaging, announces the appointment of ...

Prostate Cancer Patient in Montpellier Becomes First Cancer Patient in France Treated with Varian's RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy

...cancer patient from Montpellier has become the first person in France to be treated using RapidArc(TM) technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) for fast and precise forms of intensity modulated radiotherapy (IMRT). Each of his treatments at the CRLC Val D'Aurelle - Paul Lamarque in the city ...

Varian Medical Systems Introducing OncoView(TM) - an Oncology Specific Image Management and Storage Solution

... CHICAGO, Nov. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- RSNA Booth # 6221 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) today is introducing a new product that makes it easier for clinicians to store, manage and view images generated during cancer treatments. Varian ...

Cancer Care of Western New York Becomes First Center in Western New York to Treat Cancer with RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology from Varian Medical Systems

...first and only treatment center in the area to offer patients treatment using RapidArc(TM) radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). RapidArc, a new weapon in the fight against cancer, is a highly-precise form of radiotherapy that targets tumors quickly and accurately while minim...

Varian Medical Systems Exhibits a New Version of RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology and Other Products for Fast, Precise Cancer Treatment

...n, September 21-24, 2008 BOSTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASTRO Booth # 547 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ), world leader in advanced radiotherapy solutions for treating cancer and other disorders, is showcasing a full spectrum of technologies and products...

Varian to Showcase RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy Technology Enhancements at ASTRO 2008

...dly-positioned tumors BOSTON, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASTRO Booth # 547 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ), world leader in advanced radiotherapy solutions for treating cancer and other disorders, is exhibiting a full spectrum of technologies and products...

Non-Invasive Radiosurgery with Novalis Tx(TM) Platform Rolling Out Worldwide

...reotactic body radiosurgery (SBRT) for the treatment of cancer and other conditions. Using the Novalis Tx platform from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) and BrainLAB, doctors are performing image-guided radiosurgery to treat tumors of the brain, spine, lung, and liver, without a single incision in th...

Doctors in the US and Netherlands Using Fast RapidArc Radiotherapy Technology to Help Fight Cancer are Now Treating Tumors of the Head and Neck

...United States and the Netherlands are now treating head and neck cancer using RapidArc(TM) radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). RapidArc was used to deliver ultra-precise image-guided intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) significantly faster than was previously possible w...

Brain Cancer Patients at Two Leading Hospitals Treated Using Fast and Efficient RapidArc Radiotherapy Technology from Varian Medical Systems

...ut groundbreaking radiosurgery treatments for multiple brain metastases using new RapidArc radiotherapy technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). The MIMA Cancer Center in Melbourne, Florida and VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam, Netherlands were each able to treat brain metastases mo...

Mergent, Inc. Announces Quarterly Rebalancing of HealthShares(TM) Indexes

...CR ) PAREXEL INTL CORP (NASDAQ: PRXL ) PHARMACEUTICAL PROD DEV INC (NASDAQ: PPDI ) PSS WORLD MED INC (NASDAQ: PSSI ) VARIAN MED SYS INC (NYSE: var ) WATSON PHARMACEUTICALS INC (NYSE: WPI ) WEST PHARMACEUTICAL SVSC INC (NYSE: WST ) XENOPORT INC (NASDAQ: XNPT ) HealthShares(TM) European Dru...

Top Cancer Hospitals in Denmark and Netherlands First in Europe to Treat Patients With RapidArc(TM) Radiotherapy

...etherlands have successfully carried out Europe's first clinical treatments using advanced RapidArc(TM) technology from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ). Cancer patients at Copenhagen's Rigshospitalet and Amsterdam's VU University medical center became the first people in Europe to benefit from this ...

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Second Quarter FY2008 News Release and Conference Call

... PALO ALTO, Calif., March 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) announced today that it will report results for second quarter of fiscal year 2008 following the close of regular trading on Wednesday, April 23, 20...

Varian Medical Systems Sponsors Special Broadcast of The Group Room(R), a Live Radio Talkshow About Cancer

... ASTRO meeting on Sunday, October 28 LOS ANGELES, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- ASTRO Booth #2303 -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) is sponsoring a special broadcast of The Group Room, a live radio talkshow about cancer that will air during the American Society for Therapeutic Ra...

Varian Medical Systems Introduces New and Improved VariSeed(TM) 8.0 Software for Permanent Seed Prostate Brachytherapy Treatments

... CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) is introducing an updated version of its market-leading VariSeed(TM) brachytherapy seed planning software. VariSeed 8.0 incorporates several new fea...

First European IGRT School Takes Place for Radiotherapy Practitioners in UK

... CLATTERBRIDGE, England, Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) and one of Europe's leading oncology centers are jointly hosting Europe's first IGRT (image guided radiotherapy) training school, enabling hospitals...

Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for High-Definition Collimator That Enables Ultra-Fine Intensity-Modulated Radiosurgery

...with High-Dose Stereotactic Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery PALO ALTO, Calif., Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE: var ) has received FDA 510(k) clearance for a new high-definition multileaf collimator (MLC), an ultra-fine beam shaping device for radiosurgery. The new...

Varian Medical Systems Exhibits Latest Technologies and Products Designed to Improve Speed and Precision of Radiotherapy at ESTRO 2007

... BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ), world leader in advanced radiotherapy solutions for treating cancer, is demonstrating its full range of technologies and products aimed at improvin...

Six UK Hospitals Join Together in Using Varian Medical Oncology Information Network

... PRESTON, England, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Six hospitals in the north of England are implementing a Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: var ) software system that enables them to function as one clinical network. The rollout of ARIA(TM) for Medical Oncology at hospitals in Lancashire and C...

Analysis of Blood Serum on the Liberty Series II ICP-AES with the axially-viewed plasma

...nce from the blood serum matrix. Standard preparation Aqueous standards were prepared from Custom- Grade Multi-element Solution var Cal 2 (Inorganic Ventures, Inc.) and from 1,000 mg/L and 10,000 mg/L single element standards (Spectrosol, BDH Chemicals). The standards were made up ...
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