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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...

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...