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Varian to Demonstrate New Bravos Afterloader System at ABS 2019

The Bravos afterloader is an integrated system designed to improve the patient and clinic experience by simplifying brachytherapy treatments and providing greater workflow efficiency.

Varian Acquires CyberHeart

Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has acquired CyberHeart, a privately-held company with intellectual property (IP) that covers the use of radiation in the heart (cardiac radioablation) and other forms of radiosurgery for cardiovascular disease. 

South Africa Hospital Delivers HDR Brachytherapy Cancer Treatments with Varian Bravos Afterloader System

The company announced that Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa is the first hospital in Africa to deliver High Dose Rate (HDR) brachytherapy treatments with the Bravos™ afterloader system. Bravos is an integrated system designed to improve the patient and clinic experience by simplifying brachytherapy treatments and providing greater workflow efficiency.

Beacon Hospital Treats First Patient in Malaysia on Varian Halcyon System

4/2/19: Varian Halcyon simplifies and enhances virtually every aspect of image-guided volumetric intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT), including improved patient comfort and shortening the time from installation to first-treatment without sacrificing quality.

Varian Installs Gantry for ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System at New Treatment Center in Singapore

1/21/19: The Varian ProBeam Compact system is a single-room system equipped with a 360-degree gantry for intensity modulated proton therapy.

First Cancer Patients in Taiwan Treated with Varian HyperArc High-Definition Radiotherapy

1/17/19: HyperArc™ High Definition Radiotherapy (HDRT) is a new type of radiosurgery treatment solution reports Varian.

Varian Signs Partnership Agreement with Mediheal to Support Cancer Care in Kenya

9/7/18: "Supplying equipment is only part of the solution," said Varian president and CEO, Dow Wilson. "By partnering with a visionary hospital network like Mediheal, we seek to address the entire cancer care continuum, from human capacity development to treatment to long-term sustainability."

Varian Announces Acquisition of humediQ Global GmbH

8/6/18: "Varian is focused on enabling sophisticated high-quality cancer care safely and effectively, around the globe," said Kolleen Kennedy, president of Varian's Oncology Systems business.

Varian Installs ProBeam Cyclotron at UCLH Proton Beam Therapy Center

6/19/18: "Building a proton therapy center in the middle of a large city like London is a construction and logistical challenge and we are very pleased to have reached this important milestone," said Moataz Karmalawy, PhD, general manager of Varian's Particle Therapy division.

Varian ProBeam Proton Therapy System Receives Shonin Approval

Advanced Proton Therapy System is Available in Cancer Centers in Japan Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has received Shonin approval from the...