Manipal Hospitals launches Radixact System for precise cancer treatment

The technology minimises damage to healthy tissue by delivering high-precision radiation to tumour region which moves with respiration

Manipal Hospitals launches Radixact System for precise cancer treatment

Peerzada Abrar Bengaluru
Manipal Hospitals, India’s second-largest multi-speciality hospital chain, said it has launched the first of its kind advanced Radixact System. It comes with the Synchrony Automatic, Real–time Motion Synchronization Technology, for the precise treatment of cancer patients.

Manipal Hospitals has obtained the requisite license from AERB for Radixact X9 Tomotherapy with Synchrony tumour tracking technology, which is the first machine with this feature in India. Manipal said India is the first developing nation in the world to avail the new Radixact System after the US, UK, Japan and Hong Kong.

“The synchrony technology is expected to revolutionise cancer treatment by significantly lowering the discomfort undergone by cancer patients,” said Dr. Vadhiraja B M, HOD and Consultant – Radiotherapy, Manipal Hospitals. “Synchrony for the

First Published: Aug 26 2021 | 3:37 PM IST

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