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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...

Dec 04, 2014, 13:30 ET

Elekta donates USD 35,000 to prostate cancer research

 More than 150 Elekta employees from offices in a dozen countries participated in this year's Movember drive to raise awareness and funding in...

Dec 04, 2014, 01:30 ET

Avera Health partners with Elekta to deliver most advanced cancer care

To provide high-quality, evidence-based cancer care throughout South Dakota, Minnesota and other surrounding states, Avera Health and Elekta...

Dec 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Elekta to improve machine quality management with vendor-neutral system

 Elekta has entered into an exclusive agreement with Acumyn Inc., a spin-off company from the University Hospital Network, Toronto to...

Nov 03, 2014, 08:00 ET

Automated beam gating now available with Elekta's Clarity soft tissue visualization system

Elekta's (EKTA-B.ST) Clarity® 4D prostate monitoring system can now automatically interrupt, or "gate," the radiation beam when it detects...

Oct 24, 2014, 09:00 ET

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...