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Elekta's Advanced Versa HD System to Begin Treating Cancer Patients at New Swiss Radiotherapy Clinic
Date:3/27/2013

atient," he says. "Similarly, we will use this system for transperineal imaging of the prostate to align the daily treatment with the prostate's position and eventually monitor that position during treatment. With Clarity, we can precisely localize the target to reduce treatment margins, and consequently, reduce toxicity to sensitive surrounding structures such as the rectum and bladder."

Hopital Riviera claims the distinction as the first medical center in Switzerland, and among the first in the world, to install a Versa HD system.

"We are very excited and proud to have one of the first Versa HD systems," Dr. Matzinger says. "We look forward to continued collaboration and development with Elekta."

For more information, visit www.VersaHD.com.

Versa HD is not available for sale or distribution in all markets. Elements of Versa HD are pending FDA 510(k) clearance.

For further information, please contact:
Johan Andersson Melbi , Director, Investor Relations, Elekta AB
Tel: +46 702 100 451, email: johan.anderssonmelbi@elekta.com  
Time zone: CET: Central European Time

Michelle Joiner , Director, Global Public Relations and Brand Management, Elekta
Tel: +1 770-670-2447, email: michelle.joiner@elekta.com
Time zone: ET: Eastern Time

About Elekta
Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, as well as workflow enhancing software systems across the spectrum of cancer care. Stretching the boundaries of science
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