Biomedical physics

Physics-based technologies to study biological systems and to diagnose and treat disease.


Herlev Hospital uses Mobius3D to perform QA on 56,000 patient fractions

Mobius Medical Systems, LP 24 Nov 2015

The Department of Oncology at Herlev Hospital is one of Denmark’s largest oncology treatment centers and is recognized as a pioneering leader in radiation oncology.

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Auto-IMRT Planning in Pinnacle: A Study in Head-and-Neck Cancer download

Philips Radiation Oncology Systems (PROS) 23 Nov 2015

New White Paper from Philips

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Constant dose rate VMAT in Raystation download

RaySearch Laboratories AB 19 Nov 2015

New White Paper from RaySearch Laboratories

3-D printed ‘building blocks’ of life

IOP Publishing 4 Nov 2015

Scientists have developed a 3-D printing method capable of producing highly uniform ‘blocks’ of embryonic stem cells.


New product: LLTF Contrast X

Photon etc. 2 Nov 2015

Photon etc is proud to launch the new LLTF Contrast X, a high resolution widely tunable filter. LLTF Contrast X provides sub-nm bandwidth with a custom spectral range.

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Physics World November 2015

IOP Publishing 30 Oct 2015

Extremes in physics: Toughest lifeforms, strongest magnets, blackest materials


Eclipse™ Treatment Planning Software from Varian Now Offers Robust Optimization and Proton Therapy Dose Calculation Tools

Varian Medical Systems International AG 28 Oct 2015

The latest software release, including the Acuros® proton therapy algorithm for faster, more accurate dose calculation, receives FDA 510(k) clearance

Optical scanner shows potential for real-time 3D breast cancer screening

IOP Publishing 28 Oct 2015

Scientists have developed a hand-held optical scanner with the potential to offer breast cancer imaging in real time.


DOSIsoft awarded by Systematic Paris - Region Cluster: « Champions 2015 » & « Innovative Company »

DOSIsoft 27 Oct 2015

DOSIsoft has the honor of being among the « Champions 2015 » of Systematic Paris-Region Competitiveness Cluster, dedicated to software and digital. It is also labelled « Innovative Company of the Clusters » (EIP), label of quality of application files submitted to investors.


Siemens Healthcare Honored with 2015 Edison Patent Award

Siemens Healthcare 26 Oct 2015

The Research & Development Council of New Jersey presents Siemens Healthcare Medical Imaging Technology Group and its inventors with a patent award in the medical informatics category for “Valve Treatment Simulation from Medical Diagnostic Imaging Data” (U.S. Patent 8,920,322).


Strong Results Lead to Additional MEVION S250 Purchase

Mevion Medical Systems 26 Oct 2015

Mevion are proud to announce the acquisition of a second MEVION S250 system by Ackerman Cancer Center in Jacksonville, Florida.

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Varian Medical Systems Receives CE Mark for its Latest ProBeam® Proton Therapy System

Varian Medical Systems, Particle Therapy Division 26 Oct 2015

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) has received CE Mark for its latest ProBeam® proton therapy system. The CE Mark allows Varian to begin installation of the newest version of its ProBeam system in the European Union.


Varian Inks Licensing Deal with Fraunhofer for Novel Multi-Criteria Optimization (MCO) Tool for Radiotherapy Treatment Planning

Varian Medical Systems International AG 21 Oct 2015

Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) today announced that it will be adding a new tool to its radiotherapy treatment planning software that will enhance both planning efficiency and treatment plan quality. 

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IBA releases the second version of myQA®: Global QA Platform Further enhancing user connectivity and benchmarking via the Cloud

IBA Dosimetry 15 Oct 2015

Extending the frontiers in highly efficient and effective QA workflows

Measuring X-rays created by lightning strikes on an aircraft in-flight

IOP Publishing 9 Oct 2015

Scientists have recorded measurements of X-rays of energies up to 10 MeV caused by electrons accelerated in the intense electric fields inside a thundercloud.

Scientists pioneer 3D-printed drug delivering micro-needles

IOP Publishing 7 Oct 2015

Researchers have developed a new technique to produce a 3D ‘micro-printed’ array of needles capable of drug delivery.


Nanosurf at the SYNMarburg 2015 Summer School

Nanosurf AG 7 Oct 2015

Nanosurf participated in the 3rd SYNMarburg Summer School at the Philipps-University Marburg with a one day FluidFM workshop.


PCO presents an unprecedented luminescence lifetime imaging camera: the pco.flim download

PCO Group 6 Oct 2015

New White Paper from PCO


ProTom International Accelerates Focus on MGH Proton Therapy Installation

ProTom International, Inc. 6 Oct 2015

ProTom International Accelerates Focus on MGH Proton Therapy Installation Radiance 330® Proton Therapy System to be installed at Massachusetts General Hospital


Creating the Hamster Wheel of Death

Carter Manufacturing Limited 6 Oct 2015

Spinal cord injuries can drastically alter the way of life of those that suffer them and investment in technology to aid research in the area is vital.

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