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Xoft Showcases Interim Clincal Results for Breast Cancer Product and New Indications for Electronic Brachytherapy(eBx) at Astro Meeting
Date:9/22/2008

irector, Dallas Breast Center, Dallas, TX and David Wazer, MD, professor and chairman, Department of Radiation Oncology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA and the Department of Radiation Oncology, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI.

The company also recently announced the launch of the Axxent Xpress(TM) Mobile Electronic Brachytherapy Vehicles, which can be configured with up to three Axxent HDR Controllers. In order to expand and improve access to critical radiation therapy, Xoft collaborated with Medical Coaches, a leading manufacturer of custom mobile medical and specialty vehicles, to design and manufacture the specialized medical vehicles, as well as complete the extensive Department of Transportation (DOT) certification process.

As a platform technology, the Axxent System addresses a variety of oncological and non-oncological indications. The Axxent System is designed to deliver non-radioactive therapy directly to cancer sites with minimal radiation exposure to surrounding healthy tissue. Designed to deliver electronic, X-ray-based radiation treatment, the proprietary Axxent treatment platform can be used in many clinical settings under the supervision of a radiation oncologist, without the need for a shielded room. As a result, tens of thousands of patients annually will have greater access to therapy that is delivered more easily and conveniently.

About Xoft Inc.

Xoft, founded in 1998, develops Electronic Brachytherapy (eBx) systems based upon miniaturized X-ray tube technology for the practice of radiation oncology in virtually any clinical setting, eliminating the need for heavily shielded environments. Xoft provides a "point of care model" that is patient centric and accessible to a broader spectrum of patients and their physicians. The Axxent treatment platform provides a therapeutic dose of radiation directly to the region at risk with minimal radiation exposure to surrounding healt
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