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Navigating The Future Of Neuro And Spine Technology

Brainlab hosts Neuro and Spine Symposium as platform for knowledge exchange
MUNICH, September 29, 2017 – In order to promote the exchange of information, Brainlab recently held a European Neuro and Spine Symposium attended by nearly 100 international clinicians at its headquarters in Munich. The two-day symposium brought together physicians with varying backgrounds in both spinal and [...]

Elekta and Brainlab Collaborate to Streamline Treatment Workflows for Stereotactic Radiation Therapy

Integration of Versa HD linear accelerator and ExacTrac empowers clinicians to optimize radiation therapy inside and outside the brain
SAN DIEGO, September 22, 2017 – Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Brainlab have reconfirmed their alliance for the integrated use of the Elekta Versa HD™ linear accelerator and Brainlab ExacTrac® patient positioning and monitoring technology. The integration of these [...]

Brainlab Announces FDA Clearance for Two New Indication-Specific Radiosurgery Software Applications

Elements Cranial SRS and Spine SRS designed for consistent and highly automated radiosurgery planning
Munich, September 21, 2017 — Brainlab announced today that it has received FDA clearance for Elements Spine SRS and Elements Cranial SRS, two software applications that aid in the patient-tailored planning of radiosurgery treatments for indications of the spine and brain. With FDA [...]

Elekta Chooses Brainlab to Distribute Stereotactic Neurosurgical Solutions within Selected Markets in Europe

Joint expanded portfolio to provide integrated and seamless products and application services
STOCKHOLM and MUNICH, June 26, 2017 – At the 17th Quadrennial Meeting of the World Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery (WSSFN, June 26-29), Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) and Brainlab announced an agreement according to which Brainlab will be the authorized distributor of Elekta’s [...]

Seventh International Novalis Circle Conference Further Establishes Best Practices and Promotes Wider Access to Advanced Stereotactic Radiosurgery Treatments

Leading clinicians share latest scientific insights supporting the broad application of a new generation of radiosurgery tools
CHICAGO, June 13, 2017 - The Seventh International Conference of the Novalis Circle brought together a selective group of two hundred international experts in neurosurgery, radiation oncology and medical physics to share the latest best practices and discuss [...]

Medicenna's Immunotherapy Phase 2b Trial Underway Using Brainlab Drug Delivery Technology

Glioblastoma patients receive a novel, minimally invasive treatment directly into brain tumor
MUNICH, Germany, June 6, 2017 — Brainlab and Medicenna Therapeutics Corp (the “Company” or “Medicenna”; TSXV “MDNA”) jointly announced today that recurrent Glioblastoma (rGB) patients in a Phase 2b clinical trial of MDNA55, a targeted immunotherapy agent, have been treated at three clinical [...]

Brainlab Chief Financial Officer Joseph Doyle to Retire

MUNICH, May 23, 2017 – Brainlab AG today announced its Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Joseph A. Doyle intends to retire within the next year, after nearly 20 years of service with the company.

Accelerated Adoption of New Radiosurgery Software from Brainlab

Leading institutions around the world upgrade to new generation “Elements”
Munich, May 4, 2017 — Brainlab, a leader in radiosurgery innovation for more than twenty years, has begun to successfully transition institutions in its considerable global install base to its latest planning software, known as Brainlab Elements. These subscription-based, indication-specific software applications [...]

Brainlab Names New Member of Executive Board

MUNICH, May 2, 2017 –Jan Merker has been appointed to the Executive Board of Brainlab AG as Chief Operating Officer, effective May 1, 2017. He will assume responsibilities for supply chain management, IT, business process engineering, service, facility management and HR.

Brainlab Fosters Advancement and Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Radiosurgery

Novalis User Meetings bring together various disciplines to discuss advancing cancer care
Munich, Thursday, April 13, 2017 — Brainlab, a leader in medical technology, recently held three Novalis User Meetings, in Bonn, Paris and Dublin, bringing together clinical specialists in stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) and stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT). Over forty speakers from France, [...]

Digital O.R. – Raising the Bar for Information Integration in the Operating Room

BOSTON, March 30, 2017 – Today Brainlab showcases its fully integrated Digital O.R. at the Association of Perioperative Registered Nurses (AORN) Global Surgical Conference & Expo in Boston. Over 10,000 perioperative nurses will be in [...]

Experience the Novalis Difference

The one conference this year that will give you the strategies and best practices to redefine patient treatment is the 7th International Conference of the Novalis Circle.

With presentations from over 40 of the industry’s most curious, creative and renowned minds, the Novalis Circle Meeting is guaranteed to give you the tools you can use in your everyday practice [...]

Steady Suction with Navigated Disposable Biopsy Needle

The Disposable Biopsy Needle is designed for navigated removal of tissue samples in frameless neurosurgery procedures. The elaborate redesign increases safety and confidence while the pre-calibrated geometry allows for instant navigation.

The new diameter and improved material of the O-Ring create a more robust seal. This contributes to a [...]

TRAMs for Neuro-Oncological Decision-Making

Elements TRAMs (Treatment Response Assessment Maps) supports clinicians in differentiating tumor progression from treatment effects, such as radiation necrosis. The novel MRI-based methodology utilizes two acquisitions of standard T1-weighted MRI taken after injection of a contrast agent at both 5 minutes and 60 - 105 [...]

Insights into the Future of Brainlab in Radiosurgery

The year 2016 brought full circle a journey that Brainlab started four years ago: Reinventing our products and ourselves in the radiosurgery market. In 48 months, we’ve created a revolutionary portfolio of completely new products that are simple and granular, à la carte and indication-specific.

As we begin 2017, Stefan Vilsmeier, [...]

Goodbye, Feldkirchen. Hello, Riem!

FROM JANUARY 1, 2017, FIND US AT OUR BRAND NEW HQBrainlab has outgrown its office space in Feldkirchen. Starting January 1st, Brainlab will operate out of its new 24,000 m2 facility in Riem at the site of the former Munich airport encompassing the historic control tower, only a few kilometers from its current headquarters.

Innovation is about people. The new office is [...]

World Forum for Medicine

VISIT BRAINLAB AT MEDICA 2016Get an exclusive perspective on the Brainlab Digital O.R. environment and learn how our simplified, state-of-the-art solutions can provide maximized support for operating room workflows.
Gain deeper insight into DICOM Viewer 3D Stereo and experience how to view, manipulate and reconstruct images to 3D stereo renderings flexibly in the O.R. or the office with [...]

Neurosurgery Developments in the Treatment of High Grade Gliomas

DISCOVER HOW BRAINLAB TECHNOLOGY CONTINUES TO DEFINE NEW TREATMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR PATIENTS WITH RECURRENT DISEASEThe Novalis® Circle invites you to join a symposium during the 21st Annual Meeting and Education Day of the Society for Neuro-Oncology (SNO) in Scottsdale. Our event will be hosted in the Dorado Room of the Fairmont Princess Hotel on Friday, November 18th from 5:30 – 7:30 [...]

Experience Innovations in Imaging, Image Review and Planning

Join Brainlab for a look at our latest technologies for image review, imaging, navigation and planning at NASS 2016.

Experience a new dimension of image visualization and treatment plan review with Elements DICOM Viewer 3D Stereo. With adaptable system setup for the O.R. or office, stereoscopic 3D views provide deeper anatomical insights [...]

Experience the Latest in Image Review, Intraoperative Spine Imaging and Navigation

VISIT BRAINLAB AT EUROSPINE 2016Join Brainlab for a look at our latest technologies for image review, imaging and navigation at EUROSPINE 2016.

Experience a new dimension of image visualization and treatment plan review with Brainlab DICOM Viewer 3D Stereo. With adaptable system setup for the O.R. or office, stereoscopic 3D views provide deeper anatomical insights [...]

Optimize Planning Processes for Cranial and Spinal Indications

Brainlab will be showcasing the new Elements Cranial and Spine SRS software at this year’s Annual Congress of the French Society of Radiation Oncology (SFRO) in Paris.

Elements Cranial SRS* a unique application that optimizes the treatment planning process for various cranial indications. With the implementation of a 4π algorithm into the software, [...]

Explore the New Website

COMMUNICATE, COLLABORATE, ENGAGENovalis® Circle is now better than ever. We are very excited to announce the relaunch of for all Novalis Program users. While the web address remains the same,, the re-designed site offers new ways to engage with peers and a next-generation platform to communicate, collaborate, engage and develop new ideas.

As a global [...]