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Elekta's MOSAIQ oncology information system ranks number one in KLAS Oncology 2014 report

 According to a survey by KLAS, an independent research firm, Elekta's (EKTA-B.ST) MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System earned the number...

Oct 20, 2014, 09:00 ET

Hong Kong medical center unites radiotherapy systems with Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System

 In their efforts to better integrate the radiation therapy treatment and planning systems of multiple providers, clinicians at Hong Kong...

Oct 16, 2014, 07:30 ET

Elekta nombra nuevo Country Manager para España

Elekta ha anunciado hoy que Francisco Vázquez asumirá el cargo de Country Manager para España, a partir del 1 de noviembre de...

Sep 29, 2014, 13:30 ET

Chinese clinics and cancer patients to benefit from Elekta's Versa HD radiation therapy system

 Following US and European approvals of Elekta's Versa HD™ linear accelerator, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has cleared...

Sep 17, 2014, 17:15 ET

Partial Breast Irradiation With Interstitial Brachytherapy Appears Appropriate For Women Previously Considered Unsuitable

A long-term retrospective study of breast cancer patients receiving accelerated partial breast irradiation (APBI) via interstitial brachytherapy...

Sep 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta Knowledge Management harnesses cancer data through advanced analytics

 At the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), September 14-17, Elekta (booth #1308) will showcase its...

Sep 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta introduces Information-guided cancer care, highlighting Knowledge Management, at ASTRO 2014

 At the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), September 14-16 in San Francisco, Elekta (booth #1308) will...

Aug 07, 2014, 09:00 ET

For fourth year in a row, Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Perfexion earns top rank in 2014's Best in KLAS for Radiation Therapy

 Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife® Perfexion™ radiosurgery system took the first place ranking for the fourth consecutive year in KLAS...

Jul 22, 2014, 09:00 ET

The Christie Hospital joins Elekta and Philips research consortium to develop MRI-guided radiation therapy system for cancer treatment

Elekta (NSE:EKTAb) and Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG, AEX:PHIA) announced today that The Christie NHS Foundation Trust (Manchester, UK), a specialist...

Jul 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta's Monaco 5 treatment planning system to make its AAPM radiation physics conference debut

 AAPM Booth #231 -- Monaco® 5 is scheduled to make its AAPM debut at the organization's 56th Annual Meeting and Exhibition, July...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta To Bring Big Data Analytics To Oncology And Radiosurgery Registries

 Elekta has selected Birst, the global leader in cloud-based business intelligence (BI), to help clinicians, researchers and business managers...

Jun 11, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System receives Stage 2 meaningful use certification

 Elekta's MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System (OIS) has been tested and certified as a Complete Ambulatory EHR under the Drummond Group's...

Jun 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

The Institute of Cancer Research joins the Elekta and Philips research consortium to develop MRI-guided therapy system for cancer treatment

Elekta (NSE: EKTAb) and Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) announced today that The Institute of Cancer Research, London, a world-leading cancer...

Jun 04, 2014, 10:30 ET

California clinic employs Elekta's Clarity system for non-invasive imaging during radiotherapy treatment of prostate cancer

Skyline Radiation Oncology's acquisition of Elekta's Clarity® soft tissue visualization system is enabling physicians to continuously track...

Jun 02, 2014, 06:00 ET

Dutch cancer patients to benefit from Erasmus Medical Center's new treatment technology

 Clinicians at the Erasmus University Medical Center (Erasmus MC) in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, will be able to offer patients the most modern...

May 21, 2014, 09:00 ET

Study: For treating multiple metastases, Elekta's Gamma Knife offers dramatically lower radiation dose to normal brain than other systems

Persons who need radiotherapy for treatment of multiple brain metastases stand to receive as much as a 74 percent lower radiation dose to normal...

May 13, 2014, 09:00 ET

Study finds Gamma Knife radiosurgery alone yields equal survival outcomes for patients with two to 10 tumors

A Japanese multi-institutional study1 of 1,194 patients, has found that individuals with five to 10 tumors treated with Gamma Knife®...

May 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

Elekta launches global Center of Excellence program to advance cancer management efforts

Elekta has established a Center of Excellence program that seeks the collaboration of its clinical customers in the development of high-quality...

May 08, 2014, 08:30 ET

Elekta announces changes to its Executive Management team

Elekta announced today that it has appointed Åsa Hedin as Executive Vice President (EVP) Corporate Strategy, assuming responsibility for...

May 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center is first US site to use Elekta's Monaco 5 treatment planning with Siemens mARC radiotherapy technique

 Clinicians at Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center are achieving excellent planning results in the first US...