• Mar 04, 2020

    Record number of signing ceremonies for Elekta at Arab Health 2020

    Representatives from several hospitals were eager to sign orders for Elekta solutions at Arab Health. According to the Health Department of Abu Dhabi, approximately 4,500 new cases of cancer are reported every year in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Nevertheless, the country aims to reduce fatalities by 18 percent by...

  • Feb 26, 2020

    Rwanda’s first radiation therapy device to benefit thousands

    A promise of hope has arrived to the almost 11,000 people expected to be diagnosed with cancer in Rwanda this year. In early February, the Rwanda Cancer Centre (RCC) in Kigali inaugurated its Elekta Synergy® linear accelerator. This grand opening means that the RCC is the most advanced of its...

  • Feb 21, 2020

    PalabraApps acquisition helps oncology departments save time, reduce costs

    Popular applications from PalabraApps, LLC will become standard solutions of Elekta’s MOSAIQ® Oncology Information System by virtue of Elekta’s acquisition of the company. The agreement, announced on February 20, comes nearly three years after Elekta began collaborating with PalabraApps on innovative workflow productivity and mobility solutions for integration with MOSAIQ....

  • Feb 10, 2020

    Visitors to Italian site view personalized treatment with Elekta Unity

    On January 24, sixty people, including radiation oncologists, physicists and operational managers from throughout Italy were granted the unique opportunity to visit the Elekta Unity MR-Linac installation at the IRCCS Ospedale Sacro Cuore-Don Calabria Cancer Care Center in Negrar-Verona, Italy. Presentations on their clinical experience with Elekta Unity were given...

  • Jan 07, 2020

    Ten new Elekta treatment systems to alleviate China’s burden of cancer

    To address the same cancer challenges facing the global healthcare community, China is reinforcing its complement of radiotherapy treatment systems, most recently with the order of 10 Elekta linear accelerators and associated radiotherapy solutions. The Chinese investment group, HEDY, purchased the equipment from Elekta China, an order that includes the...