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Dec 13, 2017, 09:12 ET Elekta Chooses Brainlab as Exclusive Distributor in the U.S. for Stereotactic Neurosurgery Solutions

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Brainlab today announced an exclusive agreement in which Brainlab will become the authorized distributor of Elekta's...


Dec 01, 2017, 09:13 ET Elekta Introduces New Commercial Name for MEG Business and Reveals New System for Studying Brain Activity at 2017 American Epilepsy Society Meeting

At the American Epilepsy Society (AES) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC (December 1-5), Elekta (booth #1207) announced that the new commercial name...


Nov 21, 2017, 15:09 ET Elekta Debuts Magnetic Resonance Radiation Therapy System to Enable Precision Oncology Therapy at Radiological Society of North America Annual Meeting

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) is introducing its magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) technology at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...


Nov 16, 2017, 09:12 ET Elekta Monaco Users Win Top-ranking in Global Contest for SBRT Lung Plans

Users of Elekta's Monaco® treatment planning system at the Radiation Oncology Department at King Hamad University Hospital (KHUH, Kingdom of...


Nov 14, 2017, 12:01 ET First-in-human Data Validate Potential of Elekta's MR-linac to Revolutionize Radiation Oncology

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced positive data from a study that was the first to evaluate Elekta's transformative magnetic resonance radiation...


Oct 03, 2017, 01:40 ET Elekta's Gamma Knife Icon now Available in 50 Health Centers Globally, Including Poliambulanza Foundation Hospital in Italy

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that Poliambulanza Foundation Hospital is the 50th health center globally and the first in Italy to treat...


Oct 02, 2017, 01:48 ET Elekta and The Alliance for Cancer Care Partner to Bring Leading-edge Radiation Therapy and Radiosurgery Solutions to Patients

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that the Alliance for Cancer Care (The Alliance) is adopting Elekta products and services as the complete...


Sep 27, 2017, 09:10 ET Members of the Elekta MR-linac Consortium Present Updates on Magnetic Resonance Radiation Therapy (MR/RT) at the ASTRO Annual Meeting

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) today announced that members of the Elekta MR-linac Consortium reported data related to the advancement of the company's...


Sep 23, 2017, 11:22 ET Elekta and IBA Enter an MOU Regarding a Comprehensive Partnership Including Joint Software Development and Sales to Advance Proton Therapy Treatments

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Ion Beam Applications (IBA) announced today that they have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to agree to work...


Sep 22, 2017, 09:15 ET Elekta and Brainlab Collaborate to Streamline Treatment Workflows for Stereotactic Radiation Therapy

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Brainlab have reconfirmed their alliance for the integrated use of the Elekta Versa HD™ linear accelerator and Brainlab...


Sep 18, 2017, 11:14 ET Elekta to Highlight MOSAIQ Oncology Analytics, a Game-changing Solution for Managing the Oncology Treatment Pathway, at ASTRO Annual Meeting

SAN DIEGO, September 18, 2017 Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) will highlight its proprietary MOSAIQ® Oncology Analytics (MOA) software solution at the American...


Sep 11, 2017, 01:52 ET Genesis CancerCare Queensland is First in Asia-Pacific Region to use Elekta's Venezia Brachytherapy Applicator

On June 13, clinicians at Genesis CancerCare Queensland delivered the first of three high dose rate brachytherapy treatments to a woman with...


Aug 08, 2017, 09:20 ET University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center Launches Use of Elekta's Venezia Gynecological Applicator for Patients With Advanced Cervical Cancer

On June 23, University Hospitals Seidman Cancer Center became the first clinic in North America to begin using Venezia™, a sophisticated gynecologic...


Aug 03, 2017, 09:49 ET Elekta MR-linac Consortium Brings Founding Members Together With Clinicians From Five New Centers to Highlight Progress

Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that five leading cancer research centers joined with the seven founding members of the Elekta MR-linac...


Jul 28, 2017, 10:40 ET Elekta's MR-linac Featured in 21 Abstracts at 2017 AAPM Annual Meeting

Elekta's (EKTA-B.ST) transformative magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) system will be the subject of 21 abstracts at the 59th American...


Jul 28, 2017, 10:09 ET Elekta to Highlight High Definition Dynamic Radiosurgery with Versa HD and Monaco at AAPM Annual Meeting

At the 59th American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Annual Meeting & Exhibition July 30 - August 3 in Denver, Elekta (EKTA-B.ST)...


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...