This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here
Stocks Under $10 with 50-100% upside potential - 14 days FREE!

Varian Medical Systems To Exhibit Flat Panel Detectors, X-Ray Tubes And Imaging Software Optimized For Digital Radiography At MEDICA





SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Booth A78 - Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR) will exhibit flat panel detectors and X-ray tubes optimized for digital radiography at MEDICA in Dusseldorf, Germany from Nov 14 – 17.  In addition the company will also demonstrate i5DR hardware and software for processing diagnostic X-ray images.

The digital X-ray imaging products to be highlighted are:

  • PaxScan ® 4336X - featuring Varian's proprietary, state-of-the-art 6 th generation architecture, improved low dose imaging and 16-bit data acquisition.  The X platform is optimized for dose efficiency and very low electronic noise.  The new design features optional handles, a built-in shock sensor and extensive on-panel diagnostics.
  • The MCS 8064 X-ray tube – an anode end grounded (AEG) CT replacement X-ray tube for the GE LightSpeed VCT ® scanner offering lower life cycle costs.
  • i5DR digital radiography imaging system – designed for installation into new or existing radiographic rooms or mobile X-ray systems.  i5DR has built in flexibility with advanced imaging algorithms to support multiple flat panel detectors.

"We are committed to providing our European customer base with quality products and 'on demand' service" said Stephen Kimmel, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Varian X-Ray Products.  "From stocking locations around the world we are able to offer regional product and support services, which in turn help increase our customer's competitiveness in the marketplace."

Varian's European Sales & Service Center

Varian Medical Systems has a dedicated, bonded facility at its Dusseldorf ( Germany) service center where X-ray tubes and imaging products are carried in inventory for rapid shipment.  This facility reloads, rebuilds and distributes medical X-ray tubes for immediate delivery throughout the European region.  It also provides evaluation, repair and replacement tubes.  "By having inventory in Europe as well as a responsive technical and marketing team, we can make our products more cost effective and readily accessible to the European Union," added Kimmel. 

LightSpeed VCT ® is a registered trademark of General Electric Company

About Varian Medical Systems

Varian Medical Systems, Inc., of Palo Alto, California, is the world's leading manufacturer of medical devices and software for treating cancer and other medical conditions with radiotherapy, radiosurgery, and brachytherapy. The company supplies informatics software for managing comprehensive cancer clinics, radiotherapy centers and medical oncology practices. Varian is a premier supplier of tubes, digital detectors, and image processing workstations for X-ray imaging in medical, scientific, and industrial applications and also supplies high-energy X-ray devices for cargo screening and non-destructive testing applications.  Varian Medical Systems employs approximately 6,100 people who are located at manufacturing sites in North America, Europe, and China and approximately 70 sales and support offices around the world. For more information, visit http://www.varian.com or follow us on Twitter.

FOR INFORMATION CONTACT: Elaine Rebele, Varian Medical Systems801-978-5715 or elaine.rebele@varian.com

SOURCE Varian Medical Systems

Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

David Peltier, uncovers low dollar stocks with extraordinary upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, David Peltier, identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 16,563.30 -317.06 -1.88%
S&P 500 1,930.67 -39.40 -2.00%
NASDAQ 4,369.7730 -93.1290 -2.09%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs