News from Elekta, Inc. A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

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Elekta to Host Cancer Survivorship Event at Company's Learning and Innovation Center (LINC) in Atlanta

Elekta, a global cancer management company, will host an educational event on cancer survivorship on September 10, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Elekta's...

Aug 27, 2015, 09:00 ET

New Elekta Consortium to Push Frontiers of Linear Accelerator-Based Stereotactic Radiation Therapy for the Brain

The Elekta Linac-based Brain Stereotactic Radiation Therapy (SRT) Consortium convened in Boston on July 9th for its inaugural meeting. Elekta...

Aug 26, 2015, 01:30 ET

University Hospital La Timone World's First To Treat Patients With Leksell Gamma Knife Icon, Elekta's Latest Generation Cranial Radiosurgery System

On August 10, doctors at University Hospital La Timone (Marseilles, France) used their new Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™ system to treat a...

Aug 05, 2015, 10:00 ET

Elekta Receives US 510(k) Clearance for Its Latest Generation Intracranial Radiosurgery System, Leksell Gamma Knife Icon

Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™ radiosurgery system has received 510(k) clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration,...

Jul 27, 2015, 10:00 ET

America's Top-Ranked Hospitals Choose Elekta Solutions

According to U.S. News & World Report's recently published annual hospital rankings, each of the best 50 cancer hospitals in the U.S. uses...

Jul 13, 2015, 01:30 ET

Leading European Health Centers to Improve Cranial Radiosurgery with Elekta's new Leksell Gamma Knife Icon

Three foremost medical centers in the United Kingdom and Germany have ordered and are now planning upgrades to Elekta's latest generation...

Jul 09, 2015, 09:00 ET

Elekta's Monaco 5.10 Treatment Planning System Takes Center Stage at 2015 AAPM Radiation Physics Conference

AAPM Booth #1215 - At the 57th American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting & Exhibition, July 12-16 in Anaheim,...

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...