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Jul 24, 2017, 03:29 ET Elekta Introduces Advanced Cancer Treatment to Kingdom of Bhutan

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that it has been chosen to deliver the first ever radiation therapy system to the Kingdom of Bhutan. The...


Jun 28, 2017, 01:43 ET Parkinson's Disease Patients are First to be Treated With Elekta's New Leksell Vantage Stereotactic System

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its Leksell®Vantage™ Stereotactic System is now in clinical use at three European...


Jun 27, 2017, 12:10 ET Isala and Elekta Sign Long-term Partnership Agreement for Optimal Cancer Care

ZWOLLE, The Netherlands, June 27, 2017 Isala and Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) signed a 15-year partnership agreement to implement the latest developments in...


Jun 26, 2017, 12:09 ET Elekta Chooses Brainlab to Distribute Stereotactic Neurosurgical Solutions Within Selected Markets in Europe

STOCKHOLM and MUNICH, June 26, 2017 At the 17th Quadrennial Meeting of the World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (WSSFN, June...


Jun 22, 2017, 09:07 ET First Patient in Canada Treated with Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Icon

TORONTO, June 22, 2017 Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™ stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) system has been used...


Jun 20, 2017, 13:41 ET Alliance Cancer Care to Upgrade Cancer Care in Southeastern U.S. with Elekta Solutions

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that Alliance Cancer Care (ACC) has acquired advanced treatment and software solutions to best serve patients...


Jun 15, 2017, 09:08 ET New Data From the Elekta Lung Research Group Support the use of Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy in Elderly Patients With Early-stage Lung Cancer

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced new data demonstrating stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is a safe treatment option for early-stage...


May 26, 2017, 06:52 ET Elekta Radiosurgery Solutions Highlighted at International Stereotactic Radiosurgery Society Congress

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will profile its radiosurgery solutions, including Leksell Gamma Knife® Icon™ and high definition dynamic radiosurgery (HDRS),...


May 06, 2017, 04:30 ET Elekta Unity, Transformative Magnetic Resonance Radiation Therapy (MR/RT) System, Debuts at ESTRO 36

Through intelligent and pioneering design, Elekta Unity (MR-linac) combines the best of both worlds to create a new paradigm for cancer care...


May 06, 2017, 04:30 ET Lancement d'Elekta Unity, système unique de radiothérapie assisté par résonance magnétique (MRT), lors de l'ESTRO 36

Issue d'une conception innovante, Elekta Unity (IRM-linac) combine le meilleur des deux mondes afin de créer un nouveau paradigme dans la prise...


May 06, 2017, 04:30 ET Elekta Unity visas för första gången - ett strålbehandlingssystem med transformativ MRI

Med en intelligent och banbrytande design kombinerar Elekta Unity (MR-linac) det bästa av två världar och skapar helt nya möjligheter för...


May 06, 2017, 04:30 ET Der neue Elekta Unity – das transformative MRT System wird vorgestellt!

Elekta Unity (MR-linac) vereint durch intelligentes und richtungsweisendes Design das Beste aus zwei Welten um ein neues Paradigma in der...


May 06, 2017, 04:30 ET Elekta Unity, el sistema de radioterapia con resonancia magnética (MRT), debuta en ESTRO 36

A través de un diseño inteligente y pionero, Elekta Unity (MR-linac) combina lo mejor de ambos mundos para crear un nuevo paradigma en el cuidado...


May 02, 2017, 01:41 ET Elekta to Showcase the Latest in Stereotactic Solutions at ESTRO 36

At the 36thESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology) meeting, 5-9 May in Vienna, Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will demonstrate the clinical...


Apr 26, 2017, 07:56 ET Patient in Germany is World's First to Receive Brachytherapy With Elekta's New Venezia Gynecological Applicator

A 51-year-old patient with advanced cervical cancer became the world's first to receive brachytherapy assisted by Elekta's Venezia™, a...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:08 ET Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife Icon Radiosurgery System Receives Medical Device License From Health Canada

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that Health Canada has issued a Medical Device License to Elekta's Leksell Gamma Knife®Icon™ radiosurgery...


Feb 08, 2017, 09:00 ET Elekta Partners With ESTRO Cancer Foundation to Increase Radiation Therapy Awareness and Access in Europe

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) recently entered into a partnership with the ESTRO [European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology] Cancer Foundation (ECF)...


Feb 03, 2017, 09:11 ET Leaders In Cancer Radiotherapy Recognize World Cancer Day Through Elekta Brachytherapy Equipment Donation

Radiating Hope gains support to expand radiation therapy in regions with unmet cancer care needs Four Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) high-dose radiation...


Feb 02, 2017, 08:42 ET Elekta Receives 510(k) Clearance for Venezia, an Image-guided Brachytherapy Applicator for Treating Advanced-stage Gynecological Cancers

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced its Venezia™ applicator for gynecological brachytherapy has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and...


Jan 24, 2017, 09:10 ET New Data in the Journal of Neurosurgery Reinforce use of Elekta's Gamma Knife in Hypofractionated Radiosurgery to Treat Large or Complex Brain Tumors

Results show Gamma Knife spares normal brain tissue and delivers higher target dose compared with linac-based radiotherapy platforms Elekta...


May 19, 2016, 09:00 ET Elekta Surpasses One Million Patients Treated with Leksell Gamma Knife

At the 18th International Leksell Gamma Knife® Society Meeting in Amsterdam, (May 15-19), Elekta announced that Leksell Gamma...


May 02, 2016, 07:00 ET New Data Presented at ESTRO 35 Show Positive Cosmesis and Favorable Late Side Effects After Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation (APBI) with Multicatheter Interstitial Brachytherapy

Phase III trial further reinforces treatment as a valid alternative to whole breast irradiation in patients with early breast...


Apr 29, 2016, 01:30 ET Elekta's Latest Monaco Release Features Up to Four Times Faster Calculation Speed for Reduced Radiotherapy Planning Times

Elekta is pleased to announce that Monaco® version 5.11, the latest update to its industry-leading treatment planning software, is available...


Apr 27, 2016, 12:00 ET Transformative Potential of Elekta's High-field MR-guided Linear Accelerator Highlighted in Seven Abstracts at ESTRO 35

Elekta today announced that its leading-edge high-field MR-guided linear accelerator (MR-linac) platform will be the focal point of seven...


Apr 26, 2016, 01:30 ET MD Anderson Cancer Center to Acquire Elekta Linear Accelerators and Other Radiotherapy Solutions

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has signed a deal with Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) to acquire Elekta Infinity™ linear accelerators,...