West Physics buys Radiological Physics Consultants
July 21, 2020 -- Health physics services provider West Physics Consulting has purchased Winston-Salem, NC-based medical physics firm Radiological Physics Consultants. Read More
Clarity, ImaginAb team to develop theranostic agents
July 21, 2020 -- Radiopharmaceutical firm Clarity Pharmaceuticals and imaging agent developer ImaginAb are collaborating to develop new targeted theranostic products for a range of cancer types. Read More
Report: Varian to lay off more than 100 employees
July 20, 2020 -- Radiation therapy vendor Varian Medical Systems plans to lay off 101 employees from its Palo Alto headquarters starting September 1, according to a report posted July 13 by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Read More
RaySearch, TAE Life Sciences partner on cancer therapy
July 15, 2020 -- Radiation therapy software developer RaySearch Laboratories has entered into a licensing and distribution agreement with TAE Life Sciences, the manufacturer of a boron neutron radiation therapy system. Read More
SNMMI 2020: Radionuclide treatment paves way for immunotherapy
July 14, 2020 -- Could the administration of an yttrium-90-based radionuclide improve the performance of immunotherapy for prostate cancer? That's the suggestion of an animal study presented at this week's Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging (SNMMI) virtual meeting. Read More
RefleXion, Telix partner on high-risk cancer treatments
July 8, 2020 -- Radiation therapy equipment developer RefleXion Medical and radiopharmaceutical company Telix Pharmaceuticals are investigating the clinical utility of combining their technologies for improving treatments for high-risk prostate and aggressive kidney cancers. Read More
Brainlab buys medical video game developer
June 29, 2020 -- Image-guided therapy firm Brainlab has purchased Level Ex, a company that develops medical video games to hone physicians' skills. Read More
ViewRay highlights results from prostate cancer study
June 25, 2020 -- Image-guided radiation therapy vendor ViewRay is highlighting the results of a clinical study on the use of its MR-guided radiation therapy technology for treating men with prostate cancer. Read More
Special Feature
Representation in radiation oncology remains challenging

Radiation oncology has some of the lowest numbers when it comes to female senior faculty representation, according to research published in JAMA Network Open. Read more