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Jun 18, 2015, 01:30 ET

Dutch Hospital Acquires 1,000th Agility, Elekta's Radiotherapy Beam-shaping Technology for Treating Cancer

Radiotherapy Institute Friesland (RIF) in the Netherlands recently accepted delivery of a new Elekta Synergy® linear accelerator for cancer...

Jun 17, 2015, 01:30 ET

Researchers Demonstrate Effective Treatment and Outstanding Cosmetic Outcome of Elekta's Electronic Brachytherapy for Skin Cancer

Physicians at La Fe University and Polytechnic Hospital - Valencia presented their early clinical outcome data on the use of Esteya®...

Jun 10, 2015, 10:08 ET

Samsung Medical Center Acquires Asia's First Leksell Gamma Knife Icon System

Elekta has signed a contract with one of Korea's most advanced hospitals, Samsung Medical Center (SMC) in Seoul, to deliver the first Leksell...

Jun 10, 2015, 06:39 ET

Elekta CE Marks Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™, Designed to Treat a More Expansive Range of Cranial Targets

France's University Hospital La Timone first to install Leksell Gamma Knife Icon, Elekta's latest generation cranial radiosurgery system...

May 07, 2015, 10:14 ET

Elekta apporte un traitement contre le cancer à des millions de personnes en Afrique

- Ian Alexander de chez Elekta déclare que le manque de traitements actuel est « totalement inacceptable » En...

May 06, 2015, 11:52 ET

Elekta to bring cancer treatment to millions in Africa

Globally, cancer kills more people than HIV/AIDS, malaria and tuberculosis combined[1]. Approximately 40 percent of cancer cases can be...

May 01, 2015, 09:00 ET

Elekta to showcase Leksell Gamma Knife Registry at AANS Annual Meeting

At the American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Meeting, May 2-6 in Washington D.C., Elekta will highlight Leksell Gamma...

Apr 27, 2015, 01:30 ET

Elekta helps raise $33,000 to bring radiation treatment to developing countries

 Together with its customers, Elekta raised EUR 30,575 (USD 33,250) during the 3rd ESTRO Forum in Barcelona. The funds will be donated to...

Apr 25, 2015, 04:15 ET

New Leksell Gamma Knife to benefit more patients with brain disease

 With the introduction of Elekta's new Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™, the benefits of precision cranial radiosurgery are now available...

Apr 24, 2015, 01:30 ET

Elekta CE marks for Monaco v5.10 treatment planning system

 Elekta has CE marked the latest version (v5.10) of its popular Monaco® treatment planning system, enabling European clinics to deliver a...

Apr 22, 2015, 01:30 ET

Elekta to highlight Elekta Radiosurgery Solutions, Information-guided cancer care at 3rd ESTRO Forum

ESTRO Booth #400 -- At the 3rd ESTRO Forum, April 24-28, at the Centre de Convencions Internacional de Barcelona, Elekta will showcase Elekta...

Apr 14, 2015, 01:30 ET

Elekta to deliver advanced cancer management solutions to Providence Health & Services

 Elekta announced today that Providence Health & Services (Renton, Washington, USA) – the nation's third largest...

Apr 10, 2015, 09:00 ET

Elekta to launch Elekta Healthcare Analytics at HIMSS15 meeting

HIMSS Booth #4204 -- At the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society's 2015 conference (HIMSS15), Elekta will introduce Elekta...

Mar 20, 2015, 09:00 ET

Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System now offers ePrescribing of controlled substances

 Users of Elekta's MOSAIQ® OIS version 2.61 can now ePrescribe controlled substances using the same workflow they employ for all other...

Feb 02, 2015, 08:00 ET

Elekta's MOSAIQ secures top rank in KLAS report on oncology information systems

 Elekta's MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System (OIS) has earned the number one ranking among OISs, according to a survey by KLAS, an...

Jan 22, 2015, 04:50 ET
Bas Raaymakers (left), Professor, Experimental Clinical Physics at the University Medical Center Utrecht, in front of Elekta's Atlantic system with Robert Spaninks, Elekta Service Engineer. Elekta plans to launch Atlantic in 2017, making radiation therapy much more precise, with the purpose of improving the lives of cancer patients.

Elekta plans to introduce MRI-guided radiation therapy system in 2017

 Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) updated the market this morning on its latest research and development initiatives, with special focus on Atlantic, the...

Jan 19, 2015, 07:30 ET

Australian comprehensive cancer center switches to Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System

As part of consolidating the cancer care of four Western Australian public services into a single, multi-disciplinary facility, the clinics will...

Dec 19, 2014, 07:30 ET

Australian presence of Elekta's Versa HD radiation therapy system grows

Elekta's (EKTA-B.ST) Versa HD™ system is making its clinical debut or preparing to treat patients at three Australian centers. On October 1,...

Dec 18, 2014, 07:30 ET

Elekta Flexitron brachytherapy treatment delivery available in China

 Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announces that the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has approved Elekta's Flexitron® brachytherapy...

Dec 05, 2014, 11:00 ET

Elekta technology virtually eliminates MEG helium refills

 A major factor limiting the scope of magnetoencephalography (MEG) programs worldwide has been the cost and availability of the liquid helium...