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Accuray Receives FDA Clearance for the CyberKnife® System's Lung Optimized Treatment
Date:12/15/2010

cial implantation is no longer required, CyberKnife radiosurgery with Lung Optimized Treatment offers a completely non-invasive option, which is particularly important for medically or surgically inoperable patients. This means patients who are not candidates for fiducial placement or physicians who choose not to implant fiducials due to the high risk of pneumothorax, now have a non-invasive alternative using the CyberKnife System's unique tracking and correction capabilities.

"With the FDA 510(k) clearance of Lung Optimized Treatment, we've taken the CyberKnife technology to new heights and enabled care for an expanded group of patients," said Euan S. Thomson, Ph.D., president and chief executive officer of Accuray. "This is yet another step in our efforts to ensure physicians have access to the treatment choices necessary for their patient, based on the patient's specific needs. To this end, Accuray continues to investigate ways to improve patient care across various indications."

About the CyberKnife® 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. This enables the CyberKnife System to deliver high-dose radiation with pinpoint precision, which minimizes damage to surrounding healthy tissue and eliminates the need for invasive head or body stabilization frames.

About Accuray

Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), based in Sunnyvale, Calif., is a global leader in the field of radiosurgery dedicated to providing an improved quality of life and a non-surgical treatment option for those dia
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