MIAMI and SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 53rd Annual Meeting --Accuray Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY), the premier radiation oncology company, today announced that the company is unveiling several enhancements to its CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery System and TomoTherapy® Radiation Therapy System as well as rolling out its Diamond Plus Service Program to TomoTherapy customers* at The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 53rd Annual Meeting. For the first time since the acquisition of TomoTherapy earlier this year, Accuray is showcasing both systems side-by-side in booth #225, demonstrating the full breadth and depth of the company's advanced, personalized radiation treatment capabilities and services. ASTRO takes place October 2-6, 2011 at the Miami Beach Convention Center in Miami, Fla.
Driven by the desire to create personalized solutions for each radiation oncology patient, Accuray has brought together the industry's leading-edge radiosurgery/stereotactic body radiotherapy (SRS/SBRT) and daily image-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) technologies. Together, the CyberKnife System, with real-time tracking and automatic correction and the ability to treat patients from hundreds of different angles, and the TomoTherapy System, which enables daily CT quality image-guided IMRT in a completely integrated treatment solution, provide practitioners with the capabilities, accuracy and flexibility needed to personalize and tailor radiation treatment for each patient.
"With the CyberKnife and TomoTherapy Systems under one roof, Accuray is able to provide a treatment option for nearly every pa