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Accuray Incorporated showcases CyberKnife VSI System at ESTRO Annual Congress

July 16, 2017

In addition, two CyberKnife users were recognized for outstanding research. The ACCURAY-ESTRO Award, which for the last several years has recognized radiotherapy professionals for original research in the field of high precision radiotherapy, was awarded to Dr. Joost Nuyttens (Rotterdam), for his lecture entitled "Outcome of Four-dimensional Stereotactic Radiotherapy for centrally located Lung Tumors". Within the National Young Scientist Session, the first prize was won by Jean-Emmanuel Bibault, Resident, Centre Oscar Lambret, Lille for his oral poster reporting on outcomes obtained using the fiducial-free Xsight? Lung Tracking System titled, "Early efficacy and toxicity evaluation of CyberKnife Xsight Lung."

"Both of these awards highlight industry-leading approaches to non-invasive lung cancer treatment using CyberKnife radiosurgery," said Vittorio Puppo, General Manager, Accuray EIMEA (Europe, India, Middle East, Asia). "We congratulate our productive and dedicated users on this fine honor and thank them for their important research contributions."

More than 20 posters and oral presentations during this year's ESTRO meeting highlighted the continued expansion of extracranial radiosurgery applications with the CyberKnife System, including presentations on lung, liver, prostate, spine, pancreas, and head and neck cancer.

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