• 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...

  • Aug 26, 2020

    What do the best U.S. cancer hospitals have in common?

    U.S. News & World Report recently evaluated 899 hospitals to determine which ones offered the very best cancer care. The common denominator for the highest-ranking hospitals is that they all rely on Elekta’s cutting-edge cancer treatment equipment. The solutions range from our flagship Elekta Unity MR-Linac, that enables a scan-plan-treat...

  • Aug 20, 2020

    Clinicians at Italian and Dutch centers review their clinical experience with Elekta Unity MR-Linac

    During an Elekta webinar on June 15, 2020, users of Elekta Unity, the company’s MR-Linac, provided further validation of the treatment modality and its soft tissue visualization capabilities for patients with cancer. Radiation oncologists Prof. Filippo Alongi, Chair of the Advanced Radiation Oncology department at IRCCS Ospedale Sacro Cuore Don...