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2012-02-15 10:13:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, announced today that its management is scheduled to present at the Citi 2012 Global Health Care Conference in New York City on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. EST/8:00 a.m. PST. A live webcast of the presentations will be available online from the Investor Relations page of the Company's website at http://www.accuray.com. The webcast replay of...

2012-02-08 05:00:00

BEIJING, Feb. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- Concord Medical Services Holdings Limited ("Concord Medical", or the "Company") (NYSE: CCM), a leading specialty hospital management solution provider and operator of the largest network of radiotherapy and diagnostic imaging centers in China, today announced that the first CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System (the "Cyberknife System") in the Concord Medical's network, located within Changhai Hospital in Shanghai, has started...

2012-01-27 11:00:20

Cyberknife radiosurgery in treating trigeminal neuralgia A technique that delivers highly focused beams of radiation, known as Cyberknife, can relieve the stabbing pain of the facial nerve condition trigeminal neuralgia, indicates a small study published online in the Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. Trigeminal neuralgia is thought to affect around five in every 100,000 people. It takes its name from the trigeminal nerve, the source of the pain, which is experienced as a sharp,...

2012-01-26 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, announced today publication of a study demonstrating the benefits of the CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System in treating central lung tumors. Historically, the treatment of central lung tumors using gantry based Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy (SBRT) has been challenging and required a great deal of accuracy to avoid risks of damaging critical...

2012-01-23 09:16:00

WELLINGTON, Fla., Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- South Florida Radiation Oncology, LLC (SFRO) (www.sfrollc.com) is pleased to announce its agreement with Mevion Medical Systems to purchase the MEVION S250 proton therapy system, (www.mevion.com). SFRO plans to develop the first proton therapy treatment center in West Palm Beach. The first proton therapy system installation is targeted to begin in 2013. South Florida Radiation Oncology is a group of leading radiation oncology...

2012-01-18 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, today announced that it will report results for its second quarter of fiscal year 2012, ended December 31, 2011 on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 after the market closes. A conference call to review the results of its second quarter of fiscal year 2012 will begin at 2:00 p.m. PST/5:00 p.m. EST and will be hosted by Euan S. Thomson, Ph.D., president and chief...

2012-01-17 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, announced today that CHRISTUS MUGUERZA Hospital Alta Especialidad in Monterrey, Mexico has starting treating patients with the CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System. CHRISTUS MUGUERZA is the first center in Mexico now offering patients the benefits of the CyberKnife System to treat tumors anywhere in the body. The CyberKnife System is a...

2012-01-16 18:54:00

CHICAGO, Jan. 16, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Brainlab announced the 500th sale of its ExacTrac® patient positioning system for frameless radiosurgery. The scale of uptake highlights physicians continued focus on adopting clinically proven systems for high-precision cancer treatments and their ongoing investment in ensuring access to advanced radiation therapy for patients. The ExacTrac® system, first developed almost a decade ago, has been proven consistent and...

2012-01-10 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, announced today significant momentum in global adoption of its CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System and TomoTherapy® System, solidifying the company's footprint in the large and growing radiation oncology market. This, along with the company's short- and long-term growth strategy, was presented yesterday by Accuray President and Chief...

2012-01-09 07:30:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, today announced publication of a study describing the clinical outcomes of prostate cancer patients treated with stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT) using Accuray's CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System in a manner that uniquely mimics HDR (high dose rate) brachytherapy dosing within the prostate gland. The University of California--San Francisco (UCSF)...