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Mar 1, 2017

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that José Baselga, Physician-in-Chief at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) and Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical...

Feb 28, 2017

To monitor tumor movements and enhance the precision during image-guided radiotherapy treatments, Moinhos de Vento Hospital became the first cancer center in Brazil to begin using the Calypso®...

Feb 13, 2017

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), today announced for the fourth year in a row, its Eclipse™ treatment planning software has been named Category Leader for Oncology Treatment Planning in the...

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Recent Blog Posts
Proton
Feb 28, 2017Spot ON
Today there are 60 operating proton centers around the world, but that number will more than double by 2021. As the number of proton centers grow, so do the number of interest stories about patients that have received this cancer fighting therapy. This week on Emmerdale, a popular soap opera in the UK, a similar storyline is playing out on TV.
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Radiobiology
Feb 14, 2017Spot ON
Recent advancements in radiobiology research have revealed new opportunities for Proton Therapy. The application of radiobiology should allow us to further improve the therapeutic index for patients with cancer by maximising effectiveness of proton therapy whilst minimising side effects to normal tissues.
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World
Jan 31, 2017Spot ON
Currently 8.2 million people die from cancer worldwide every year. To help draw international attention to this issue, the UICC (Union for International Cancer Control) is sponsoring its annual World Cancer Day on February 4.
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