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Sep 16, 2019, 10:11 ET Elekta Awarded Sole Source Agreement With Premier

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for Full Line Radiation Oncology Products and Services with Premier. Effective...


Sep 05, 2019, 01:45 ET Elekta Announces Exclusive Agreement With DOSIsoft for Distribution of Key Patient-specific QA Solutions

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) has signed a distribution agreement with DOSIsoft, a company that offers patient-specific quality assurance (QA) software, to be...


Sep 03, 2019, 02:04 ET Elekta to Highlight Precision Radiation Medicine Solutions That Improve Patient Outcomes at ASTRO Annual Meeting

At the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2019 Annual Meeting, September 15-18 in Chicago, Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will highlight its growing ...


Aug 16, 2019, 01:50 ET Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre Treats its First Patient With Elekta Unity MR-Linac

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that the Odette Cancer Centre at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre has treated its first patient using Elekta...


Jul 19, 2019, 09:18 ET Elekta Unity MR-Linac Receives Clearance From the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its Elekta Unity magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) system has achieved regulatory certification...


Jul 12, 2019, 09:22 ET Elekta to Demonstrate Leadership in Precision Radiation Medicine at AAPM with Launch of new QA Portfolio

SAN ANTONIO, July 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ – At the 61st American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting & Exhibition, July 14 - 18 ...


Jul 11, 2019, 09:18 ET University Hospital Tübingen Delivers 1,000th Fraction With its Elekta Unity MR-Linac

Less than one year after installing its Elekta Unity magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) system, the team of clinicians at University...


Jun 13, 2019, 01:44 ET Elekta Increases Focus on Digitization - Hires Sukhveer Singh to Drive Elekta Digital strategy

igital solutions are high on the agenda for most industries, especially within healthcare. Under the umbrella of Elekta Digital, Elekta has a history ...


Apr 26, 2019, 10:27 ET Elekta Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against ZAP Surgical Systems Inc.

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST), a pioneer in development of precision radiation therapy, radiosurgery and clinical software for the treatment of cancer and...


Apr 25, 2019, 01:44 ET Elekta Demonstrates Leadership in Precision Radiation Medicine at ESTRO 38

At the European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) 38th Annual Conference, April 26-29 in Milan, Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will demonstrate its...


Mar 25, 2019, 02:43 ET Elekta Unity MR-linac Receives Medical Device License From Health Canada

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its Elekta Unity magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) system has received a Medical Device License...


Mar 08, 2019, 01:50 ET Elekta Hits Radiotherapy Milestone With 5,000th Linear Accelerator Manufactured

With the number of new cancer cases globally expected to rise by about 70 percent over the next two decades1-2, access to radiotherapy – a key...


Feb 26, 2019, 06:17 ET Elekta Named One of the World's Most Ethical Companies in 2019 by Ethisphere

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST), a leader in precision radiation medicine, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and...


Feb 05, 2019, 09:22 ET Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical Cancer Center at Froedtert Hospital Begins Patient Treatments with Elekta Unity MR-linac

Elekta Unity allows treatment to be adapted daily based on tumor status, improving accuracy of radiation delivery to tumor while sparing healthy...


Feb 04, 2019, 01:52 ET Elekta: New Study to Learn From Every Cancer Patient Treated With Magnetic Resonance Radiation Therapy

Today, the international MR-linac Consortium announced the launch of the MOMENTUM study. The study is designed to generate data that enable safe,...


Feb 01, 2019, 01:51 ET Elekta's MOSAIQ Oncology Information System Named Category Leader for Oncology in 2019 Best in KLAS: Software & Services Report

Elekta today announced that its MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System (OIS) was named 2019 Category Leader for Oncology in the 2019 Best in KLAS:...


Jan 09, 2019, 01:47 ET Elekta Unity, Elekta's Transformative Radiation Therapy Delivery System, Receives Good Design Award 2018

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and DCA Design International Ltd have won the Good Design® Award 2018 for Elekta Unity, a high-field magnetic resonance radiation...


Oct 19, 2018, 07:14 ET Elekta Introduces Strategy for Precision Radiation Medicine at ASTRO Annual Meeting

At the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) Annual Meeting, October 21-24 in San Antonio, Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will introduce MOSAIQ Plaza,...


Oct 03, 2018, 08:42 ET Elekta Wins User-centered Product Design Award for its MR-linac, Elekta Unity

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and DCA Design International Ltd have won the prestigious Human Factors and Ergonomics Society (HFES) Stanley H. Caplan...


Jul 27, 2018, 01:58 ET Elekta Digital Strategy Strengthened Through Acquisition of Quality Assurance Expert Acumyn

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that it has acquired the Canadian quality assurance (QA) company Acumyn, a stand-alone commercial spin-off of...


Jun 29, 2018, 09:28 ET Elekta Unity Featured in 41 Abstracts at the 6th MR in RT Symposium

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that its groundbreaking MR-linac (Elekta Unity) is the subject of 41 abstracts at the 6th MR in RT Symposium 2018, ...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:43 ET Elekta Unity, primer acelerador lineal MR de alto campo a nivel mundial, recibe la Marca CE

El nuevo sistema de radioterapia se implementará de forma clínica en Europa, marcando el comienzo de la transformación en la precisión y...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:41 ET Elekta Unity, o primeiro acelerador linear de ressonância magnética de alto campo do mundo, recebe a marca CE

O novo sistema de radioterapia será implementado clinicamente na Europa, representando uma transformação no tratamento oncológico personalizado e...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:37 ET Elekta Unity, weltweit erster Hochfeld-MR-Linearbeschleuniger, erhält CE-Kennzeichen

Neues Strahlentherapiesystem wird in Europa nun klinisch umgesetzt werden und läutet dabei eine Transformation bei Präzision und personalisierter...


Jun 18, 2018, 09:32 ET Elekta Unity, 's werelds eerste high-field MR-versneller, ontvangt CE-keurmerk

Het nieuwe radiotherapiesysteem wordt nu klinisch in gebruik genomen in Europa, waarmee een nieuw tijdperk in precisie en gepersonaliseerde...