Navigation Links
Elekta Launches New Linear Accelerator at 2007 ESTRO to Expand Cancer Treatment Availability
Date:9/10/2007

BARCELONA, Spain, Sept. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Elekta today unveiled a new member of the Elekta family of linear accelerators at the European Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncologists (ESTRO) 2007 meeting. At an 11 a.m. unveiling ceremony in the Elekta booth, Elekta President and CEO Tomas Puusepp announced the launch of Elekta Compact(TM), a new addition to Elekta's product line of linear accelerators that offers an easy to implement, more affordable solution for radiation therapy.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20020318/ELEKTALOGO )

Elekta Compact purposefully was designed with a single low-energy photon beam and a small footprint specifically, so it is ideally positioned for use in a small treatment room and in specialized markets. Its efficient design makes it more accessible to a wider range of health care providers who want to give their patients the optimal care in radiation therapy. "Elekta is committed to fighting cancer and enhancing patients' quality of life," says Puusepp. "With the addition of Elekta Compact to our product portfolio, Elekta is now a provider of linear accelerators across the full spectrum of price and performance specifications."

Smaller footprint targets untapped markets

In rooms that previously contained a Cobalt unit, or a treatment room with limited space, Elekta Compact may be an appropriate first step. "For former Cobalt users who want a simple linear accelerator that is a 'workhorse' in providing cancer treatment with fewer complications, Elekta Compact can fill a treatment room that might otherwise lay empty," says Olof Sanden, Executive Vice President, Elekta, Europe.

Elekta Compact was designed and positioned to give all customers access to this exceptional product. "We haven't forgotten that there's a need for appropriate products to meet all customers' needs," says Russ Cox, Manager of Oncology
'/>"/>

SOURCE Elekta, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Merge launches diagnostic mammography workstation in Europe
2. Einstein Wireless launches cellular alert system
3. Logistics Health launches compliance management tool
4. UW-Madison launches new high-speed research network
5. UWM launches research foundation
6. TeraMedica launches information manager
7. GE Healthcare launches hybrid electronic record
8. Cedara launches new version of DICOM toolkit
9. Merge launches Spanish version of imaging tool
10. Doyle launches 2025 alternative energy plan
11. Jellyfish launches comparative shopping website
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:5/1/2015)... , May 1, 2015 /CNW/ - Softchoice, a leading North ... it is the proud recipient of two Cisco® Partner Summit ... Partner of the Year and Security Partner of the Year ... conference taking place this week in Montreal ... one, but two Cisco partner awards at this year,s conference," ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... ALBANY, N.Y. , May 1, 2015 ... today that William S. Marth , AMRI,s President ... of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference on ... A live audio webcast of the presentation can ... http://ir.amriglobal.com/events.cfm?CalendarID=2          The webcast will be ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... 2015 Spirax Sarco, the leader in ... to announce that for the first time in the ... of a Queen’s Award for Innovation – the UK’s ... manufacture of a unique flowmeter. , The Spirax Sarco ... traditional steam flow measurement. The device provides reliable, ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... 2015 Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) reported total ... were $4.4 million, compared to $8.0 million during the same ... quarter was $8.9 million, or $0.23 per basic and diluted ... same period in 2014, of $8.7 million, or $0.27 per ... cash, cash equivalents and investments totaled $117.5 million. , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Softchoice recognized with two Country Awards at Cisco Partner Summit 2015 2AMRI to Present at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2015 Health Care Conference 2Spirax Sarco Receives a Queen’s Award for Innovation 2Spirax Sarco Receives a Queen’s Award for Innovation 3Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 2Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 3Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 4Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 5Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 6Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 7Cytokinetics, Incorporated Reports First Quarter 2015 Financial Results 8
... of mortality faced by patients at ... the national average, EL SEGUNDO, Calif., July 7 ... for those diagnosed with chronic,kidney failure and disease (CKD), ... validated by both the Clinical,Performance Measures Report published in ...
... VANCOUVER, July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Angiotech Pharmaceuticals,Inc. ("Angiotech") ... specialty,pharmaceutical and medical device company, today announced the ... notes listed below (the "Notes"),in an amount that ... and unpaid interest and the "Early Tender Premiums" ...
... EVRY, France, July 7 The board of directors ... created in 1990 by the AFM,(French Muscular Dystrophy Association). ... hand over the reins after heading the,laboratory between 1990 ... Yves Champey is a physician by training. Genethon will ...
Cached Biology Technology:Superior Patient Clinical Outcomes Confirms DaVita's Leadership Position on Quality Dialysis Care 2Superior Patient Clinical Outcomes Confirms DaVita's Leadership Position on Quality Dialysis Care 3Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 2Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 3Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 4Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 5Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 6Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 7Angiotech To Commence Cash Tender Offer for Senior Floating Rate Notes Due 2013 and 7.75% Senior Subordinated Notes Due 2014 8A New President at the Head of the Genethon Laboratory 2
(Date:4/2/2015)... HAMBURG, Germany , April 2, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... ten fingerprint tests DERMALOG by far outperforms the ... While always maintaining high accuracy, the system is ... second. Hence, the speed proves up to be ... 40% faster than its runner-up performance. ...
(Date:4/2/2015)... , April 2, 2015 ... touch fingerprint sensor FPC1025 from the distributor World Peace ... commence during Q2 2015 although the major part of ... sensors will be used by smartphone manufacturers in ... MSEK is included in the communicated revenue guidance of ...
(Date:3/31/2015)... -- Elephant Talk Communications Corp. (NYSE MKT: ETAK) ("Elephant Talk" ... Network Architecture (ET Software DNA® 2.0) platforms and cyber ... million for the year ended December 31, 2014 as ... ended December 31, 2013. At the ... multi-year transition away from its legacy landline business to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):DERMALOG AFIS Emerges as Performance Winner in NIST Benchmark Test 2DERMALOG AFIS Emerges as Performance Winner in NIST Benchmark Test 3Fingerprint Cards Receives Touch Fingerprint Sensor Order of SEK 110 Million 2Elephant Talk Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 2Elephant Talk Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 3Elephant Talk Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 4Elephant Talk Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 5Elephant Talk Reports 2014 Fourth Quarter and Year End Financial Results 6
... of California, Riverside have made a discovery in the ... drugs and explore novel strategies for treating seizures associated ... Americans. Neurons, the basic building blocks of the ... and chemical signaling. During epileptic seizures, which generally ...
... Mike Jaffe,s recent book chapter about sugar-based chemicals ... series, must-read list. "Sugar-Based Chemicals for Environmentally ... Symposium Series http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/bk-2010-1061.ch001 and is racking ... doctoral student and research professors A. J. East ...
... This month in ecological science, researchers evaluate the U.S. National ... in the return of a native lizard to the Ozarks ... us about the Arctic Tundra,s fire regime. These articles ... Ecological Society of America,s (ESA) journals. Taking ...
Cached Biology News:UC Riverside neuroscientists' discovery could bring relief to epilepsy sufferers 2Sugar-based chemicals book chapter by NJIT professor takes ACS kudos 2US National Fire Plan, return of Ozark lizard and the Arctic Tundra's fire regime 2US National Fire Plan, return of Ozark lizard and the Arctic Tundra's fire regime 3
... Colorimetric Detection System is intended for use ... generated by an in-house validated in vitro ... of interest. • ... a hybridization capture assay designed to detect ...
... Ideal for cell culture scale-up, these ... 10 7 - 10 9 range ... bottles or spinner flasks. • High mechanical ... leak tested prior to shipping • Certified ...
BD BioCoat Collagen IV 150 mm Culture Dishes...
Gridded Cell Culture Petri Dish (20 mm molded in base), tissue-culture treated...
Biology Products: