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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy

RaySearch is now offering support to plan for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT)*. BNCT is a unique type of radiation therapy that enables targeting of cancer at the cellular level. BNCT planning in RayStation is developed together with Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. and Neutron Therapeutics, Inc.

*Subject to regulatory clearance in some markets.

Key Features

  • Support for defining BNCT-specific RBE models.
  • BNCT treatment plans creation. The isocenter, source axis distance, couch and gantry angle, collimator, and planned blood boron concentration is specified for each beam.
  • Computation for four physical dose components and RBE dose with a dose engine provided by Neutron Therapeutics or Sumitomo Heavy industries.
  • Plan approval, DICOM export and plan reports.