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Aug 27, 2014, 14:40 ET

Varian Medical Systems Groundbreaking on Facility Expansion Triggers Influx of New Jobs to Salt Lake

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today broke ground on new construction that will expand its current Salt Lake City manufacturing facility...

Aug 18, 2014, 08:30 ET

Varian Medical Systems Board of Directors Authorizes Repurchase of Additional 6 Million Shares of Stock through Calendar Year 2015

 Varian Medical Systems, Inc. (NYSE:VAR) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized the company to repurchase an additional 6...

Aug 11, 2014, 14:27 ET

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Investor Meeting at ASTRO in San Francisco

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will hold a meeting for investors on Tuesday, September 16, at the annual meeting of the American Society for...

Aug 05, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems Announces Acquisition of Certain Assets of Transpire, Inc., a Specialized Developer of Radiation Simulation Software

 Varian Medical Systems, Inc., (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has acquired certain assets of Transpire, Inc., including the Acuros®...

Jul 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Study Shows that RapidArc® Radiosurgery Substantially More Efficient and Comparable in Quality to Gamma Knife® in the Treatment of Multiple Brain Metastases

 RapidArc® Radiosurgery can be used to deliver treatments for multiple brain metastases that are substantially less time consuming and...

Jul 24, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems Selected to Equip First Satellite Radiotherapy Center in Scotland

Cancer patients in the west of Scotland will gain access to state-of-the-art cancer treatment closer to home when a new radiotherapy center opens...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:05 ET

Varian Medical Systems Reports Results for Third Quarter of Fiscal Year 2014

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today is reporting net earnings of $1.02 per diluted share in the third quarter of fiscal year...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems' FullScale™ Oncology IT Data Hosting Solution Brings the Power of Virtualization to Cancer Centers Large and Small

 e+CancerCare, a leading operator of outpatient cancer care centers in the U.S. including Rocky Mountain Oncology Center in Wyoming, OncoLogics...

Jul 22, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems' ARIA® Oncology Information System Certified for Use to Demonstrate Stage 1 and 2 "Meaningful Use" of an Electronic Health Record

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today announced that its ARIA® oncology information system has been certified for use to demonstrate Stage 1...

Jul 21, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for Calypso® Soft Tissue Beacon® Transponder

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for...

Jul 18, 2014, 08:00 ET

Knowledge-Based Treatment Planning for Radiation Oncology to be Highlighted at the 2014 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Meeting

Three teams of medical physicists are slated to make presentations about knowledge-based treatment planning software at the 2014 American...

Jul 17, 2014, 08:00 ET

Researchers Show that the Edge™ Radiosurgery System from Varian Medical Systems Can Target Cancer with Sub-millimeter Accuracy

 Medical researchers have confirmed that the Edge™ radiosurgery system from Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) can deliver dose to a...

Jul 16, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian to Highlight Software that Augments Quality Assurance Processes in Radiation Oncology at the 2014 American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Meeting

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) will showcase tools designed to augment essential quality assurance processes in radiation oncology at the...

Jul 15, 2014, 15:30 ET

Varian Medical Systems Holds Developer Workshop for Researchers Working on Next Generation Technologies in Radiation Oncology

Over 140 medical technology researchers from nine countries are slated to participate in the second annual Varian Medical Systems Developer...

Jul 14, 2014, 12:00 ET

Yashoda Cancer Institute Commences Radiosurgery Treatments Using Varian Clinac Linear Accelerator

 Clinicians at a leading cancer center in India have become the first in the country to commence advanced lung, liver and brain radiotherapy...

Jul 11, 2014, 02:30 ET

Improving quality and access to advanced cancer care in India and South Asia

 Major advances in radiation therapy and radiosurgery for the treatment of cancer are being highlighted in a three-day Oncology Summit taking...

Jun 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems Schedules Third Quarter FY2014 News Release and Conference Call

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) announced today that it will report results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014 following the close...

Jun 16, 2014, 16:54 ET

JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. to assume $45 million of Varian Medical Systems loan commitment for the Scripps Proton Therapy Center

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has entered into a series of agreements whereby JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. will assume...

Jun 13, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems to Equip Prime Healthcare Services Hospitals with Varian Technology for Image-Guided Radiotherapy and Radiosurgery

 Varian Medical Systems (NYSE:VAR) today announced it has entered into an agreement with Prime Healthcare Services, one of the largest...

Jun 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Varian Medical Systems Scores Highly on 2014 Newsweek Green Rankings

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR), the world leader in radiotherapy systems and software, has been rated among the greenest companies in the...