Recent Technological Breakthroughs to Revolutionize Cancer Diagnostics

Cancer continues to be one of the most lethal diseases among humans, despite years of considerable progress made in its diagnosis and treatment. According to the World Health Organization, cancer is the second most frequent cause of death in the world, with 8.8 million people dying from this disease in 2015 alone. Two of the most significant problems in the treatment of cancer are late-stage presentation and inaccessible diagnosis. Cancer is often detected in its later stages. By then, the functioning of crucial organs has been compromised and is on…

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Bionix(R) Radiation Therapy signs agreement with Varian Medical for innovative brachytherapy applicators

1888PressRelease – Bionix® Radiation Therapy announces partnership with Varian Medical for innovative brachytherapy applicators. Bionix® Radiation Therapy has recently signed an agreement with Varian Medical Systems to serve as the non-exclusive distributor of brachytherapy applicators for North America. Adding to the extensive portfolio of brachytherapy solutions, Varian will market the Esophageal Applicator (E-App™) and Anorectal Applicator (AR-1™). The AR-1 is a first of its kind, disposable brachytherapy applicator designed specifically for the treatment of anal and rectal cancers. The unique balloons design of the AR-1 allows exophytic tumors to press…

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