PET/CT predicts success of rad therapy for spinal mets
October 3, 2018 -- FDG-PET/CT scans can predict the success of radiation therapy in patients with spinal metastases, especially in regard to progression-free survival, according to a study published online September 28 in PLOS One.  Discuss
ViewRay to launch pancreatic cancer trial
October 2, 2018 -- Image-guided radiation therapy developer ViewRay has announced the launch of a multicenter prospective clinical trial on pancreatic cancer to investigate treating patients with MRI-guided radiation therapy.
Merit Medical to acquire Cianna Medical
October 1, 2018 -- Disposable products developer Merit Medical Systems has signed a definitive merger agreement to acquire breast tumor localization technology provider Cianna Medical.
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IMV: Imaging boosts precision in radiation therapy

Radiation therapy is a relatively stable market, with procedure volume growing at an average annual rate of 2%. But major technological changes in radiation oncology are brewing under the surface, according to a new report by IMV Medical Information Division. Read more