• Nov 19, 2020

    Elekta Unity patients can sigh a breath of relief with new imaging upgrade

    Elekta recently received CE mark for the use of 3D VANE XD It was already the most advanced magnetic resonance radiation therapy (MR/RT) system in the world when launched in 2018, nevertheless, Elekta’s MR-Linac, Elekta Unity, continues to evolve, and further sets us apart from our competitors. Motion related image...

  • Nov 09, 2020

    How Elekta’s Thiago Ramos overcame cancer

    “I was initially treated with chemotherapy, the most common treatment for Hodgkin lymphoma. Unfortunately, the cancer did not respond well so my doctor convinced me that a bone marrow transplant would be our best bet. But first we needed to use radiotherapy to reduce the lymph nodes as much as...

  • Sep 16, 2020

    Functional imaging on MR-Linac provides insight on brain tumors

    Scientists at the University of Toronto and Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre reviewed their center’s first clinical use of the Elekta Unity MR-Linac. Chia-Lin (Eric) Tseng, MD, and Angus Lau, PhD, explained how they harnessed functional imaging MRI sequences, including diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) to evaluate patients with CNS tumors, the majority...

  • Sep 03, 2020

    Amid Covid-19, Gamma Knife radiosurgery center finds a way

    Clinicians at Niguarda Hospital’s (Milan, Italy) Gamma Knife unit recently published their experiences and insights on how they managed to keep their Gamma Knife® radiosurgery services up and running during the Covid-19 pandemic. Like countless Gamma Knife services worldwide, the crisis has required Niguarda Hospital staff to be extremely diligent...

  • Sep 02, 2020

    MidMichigan Health’s Sara Morel is Elekta’s 2020 Registrar of the Year

    Sara and her father, Thomas, who passed away in 2012 from non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Sara Morel, AAS, BS, CTR, Lead Cancer Registrar for MidMichigan Health (Midland, MI) was selected as Elekta’s 2020 Registrar of the Year, an honor that the company bestows on certified tumor registrars (CTR) who have made critical...