Siemens receives FDA 510(K) clearance for linear accelerator
Siemens Medical Solutions has received FDA 510(k) marketing clearance for the sale and distribution of Artiste, a linear accelerator engineered for adaptive radiation therapy.

Artiste's design features the 550 TxT Treatment Table, which Siemens said can accommodate a patient weight capacity of up to 550 pounds. The Artiste system is further enhanced by Siemens' syngo Suite for Oncology, a workflow platform providing scalable workspaces that enable clinical team members to access data, patient information and images as needed, according to Siemens.