Navigation Links
CyberKnife Users' Meeting Highlights Major Clinical Data Milestones and Emerging Trends
Date:2/12/2008

treatment is playing in reshaping lung cancer care. In fact, during the meeting a majority of the institutions present expressed strong interest in the prospective clinical study that is being led by M. D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston comparing treatment outcomes with the CyberKnife System versus surgery in early-stage, operable lung cancer.

Along with the enthusiasm around CyberKnife extracranial treatment results, the System remains a widely accepted tool in the treatment of brain tumors. A data comparison of patients with acoustic tumors, treated by either CyberKnife or Gamma Knife radiosurgery demonstrated superior hearing preservation in the patients treated with the CyberKnife System.

"This year's CyberKnife Users' meeting featured clinical data that continue to support the growing usage of CyberKnife technology not only in cancer care, but also the treatment of pain disorders and psychological illnesses," said Eric P. Lindquist, senior vice president and chief marketing officer of Accuray Incorporated. "The meeting provided a forum for data sharing amongst some of the biggest leaders in the medical field, in an effort to provide the most safe, effective and comfortable care for patients."

Emerging CyberKnife treatment applications highlighted at the meeting demonstrated promising results treating patients with breast cancer, bone cancer, kidney cancer and various pain syndromes. Centers continue to explore these applications in the hopes of providing less invasive treatment options to their patients.

About the CyberKnife(R) Robotic Radiosurgery System

The CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery System is the world's only robotic radiosurgery system designed to treat tumors anywhere in the body non- invasively. Using continual image guidance technology and computer controlled robotic mobility, the CyberKnife System automatically tracks, detects and corrects for tumor and patient movement in real-time throughout the treatment. T
'/>"/>

SOURCE Accuray Incorporated
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology technology :

1. Instant JChem 2.0 Released: Instant JChem Personal Free for All Users
2. Consumer Advocates Praise Interstate Stem Cell Open Meeting Decision
3. CardioDynamics Provides 2007 Shareholder Meeting Update
4. Healthcare Technologies Calls for a Shareholders Meeting to Approve the Nexgen Biofuels Transaction
5. Vicus Therapeutics to Present at the 234th American Chemical Society National Meeting in Boston, MA
6. Annual General Meeting ("AGM") and Extraordinary General Meeting ("EGM") Notices Posted to Shareholders
7. Sinovac Announces Postponement of Annual General Meeting
8. Rosetta Genomics Announces Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be Held on September 24, 2007
9. Argonne scientist to give the plenary talk at Royal Society of Chemistry meeting on nanoalloys
10. ev3 and FoxHollow Announce Date for Special Meeting of FoxHollow Stockholders to Vote on Proposed Merger
11. Three Studies by Independent Scientists Highlighting Pressure Cycling Technology (PCT) to be Presented this Week at the British Mass Spectrometry Societys 29th Annual Meeting
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/22/2015)... 22, 2015 zFlo Motion , a ... announce an exciting product from a new partner. STT-Systems ... over the past 15 years, with offerings in the optical-motion ... 3D IMU system (inertial measurement unit), iSen, is opening eyes ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... January 22, 2015 Selexis SA, a ... Research Cell Banks (RCBs) used for drug discovery to ... Banks will include Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) data ... de-risks biologic manufacturing by ensuring the integrity of the ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015   Cypher Genomics, ... Sequenom, Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM ), the ... agreement for next generation noninvasive prenatal tests (NIPT). ... interpretation technology, called Mantis™, to advance analysis of ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... PRINCETON, N.J. , Jan. 22, 2015  Derma ... tissue regeneration company focused on advanced wound care, ... from placental tissues, have been added to the ... announcement increases the opportunity for the AMNIOEXCEL® and ...
Breaking Biology Technology:3D Motion Capture Just Got Easy 2Selexis Generated Research Cell Banks Now Fully Sequenced Using Next-Generation Sequencing 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 2Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 3Cypher Genomics and Sequenom Announce Development Agreement 4Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 2Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 3Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 4Derma Sciences Expands Access of its AMNIOTIC TISSUE Product Line with New Premier, Inc. Agreement 5
... atoms thick in which electrons appear to be guided ... of travel has been discovered by a team of ... computational models, the team has found that the electrons ... insulating sheets of titanium dioxide exhibit one set of ...
... May 5 On Thursday, May 7, 2009, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern/2:30 ... and MTA: CTIC) management team will host a conference call to discuss ... Conference Call Numbers, ... 8:30 a.m. Eastern/2:30 p.m. Central European/5:30 a.m. Pacific Time, ...
... DigEx Solution offers completely interactive gene-level database to ... runs.WESTBOROUGH, Mass., May 5 GenomeQuest, Inc., the ... it has released a Digital Gene Expression Workflow ... data. The Digital Gene Expression Workflow is the ...
Cached Biology Technology:Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior 2Nano-sandwich triggers novel electron behavior 3Cell Therapeutics, Inc. (CTI) to Report 2009 First Quarter Financial Results on May 7 2GenomeQuest, Inc. Announces Digital Gene Expression Solution Within Its Sequence Data Management Platform 2
(Date:1/22/2015)... 20, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD and NXTDW) ... on the recent success of the Wocket™ smart wallet at CES 2015 ... wallet was named as one of the "11 Hot Products at CES" ... Launched At CES So Far" by Newseveryday.com and "The top 10 gadgets ...
(Date:1/22/2015)... , Jan. 22, 2015 Research and Markets ... of the "Global Wearable Technologies Market and ... Overview, Trends and Forecast 2014-2020" report to ... are smart devices that can be worn on ...
(Date:12/22/2014)... Conn. , Dec. 22, 2014  NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, ... Apollo Robbins for the 2015 International CES debut ... Apollo Robbins will be at the NXT-ID booth January ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):CES Response for NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Kicks Off 2015 2CES Response for NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet Kicks Off 2015 3Global Wearable Technologies Market and Applications, Opportunities, Industry Analysis, Segmentation, Size, Growth, Share, Overview, Trends and Forecast 2014-2020 2NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 2NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 3NXT-ID Hires Master Pickpocket and Security Consultant Apollo Robbins for Wocket Smart Wallet CES 2015 Debut 4
... working together to meet the challenges of climate change. Research, ... 28th June will demonstrate innovative techniques and insights into ways ... and diminishing fish stocks. , In seven out of ... most important crops has fallen short of demand, leading to ...
... terrorist attacks, the prospect of a rogue nation using nuclear ... fostering efforts to develop a new family of drugs that ... in the current edition of Chemical & Engineering News ... the world,s largest scientific society. Ann M. Thayer, C&EN ...
... toward treating disease with minute capsules containing not drugs ... making the drug. In an article in ACS, journal ... nano-sized capsules that contain the genetically coded instructions, plus ... that can be switched on with an external signal. ...
Cached Biology News: