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Jun 11, 2019
Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has acquired Austin, Texas-based Endocare and Hangzhou, China-based, Alicon, to expand its portfolio of multidisciplinary integrated cancer care solutions. Endocare is a leading provider of hardware and software solutions supporting cryoablation and microwave ablation, and Alicon, a leader in embolic therapy for treating liver cancer in China.   | Read More
Apr 16, 2019
Some patients who undergo selective internal radiotherapy (SIRT) with yttrium-90 (Y-90) may be eligible for liver resection, researchers reported. | Read More
Apr 11, 2019
Researchers have identified factors that are linked with increased risk of symptomatic recurrence after radiofrequency ablation for osteoid osteomas. | Read More
Apr 09, 2019
The Society of Interventional Oncology (SIO) recently sent a letter to the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) Kidney Cancer Guideline panel seeking changes to proposed guidelines for management of T1a renal masses. | Read More
Apr 04, 2019
In an abstract presented at SIR, researchers evaluated whether transarterial Y-90 radioembolization with resin microspheres using MIRD dosimetry for intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma is safe and effective. | Read More
Mar 28, 2019
Patients with metastatic neuroendocrine tumors may potentially be able to consider same-day mapping or no mapping prior to treatment with Y-90 radioembolization, according to an abstract presented at SIR. | Read More
Mar 25, 2019
In an abstract presented at SIR, researchers explained how a review and meta-analysis helps to better understand Y-90 radioembolization dosimetry and how dose relates to tumor response and hepatotoxicity. | Read More
Mar 21, 2019
Researchers used a Markov model to compared liver resection with transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) for cirrhotic patients with resectable intermediate-stage hepatocellular carcinoma. | Read More
Mar 14, 2019
A combined microsphere sizing strategy seemed technically feasible and had a promising toxicity profile and effectiveness measures, researchers reported. | Read More