RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ.) has entered into a long-term distribution agreement with Oncotech Medical Systems in Ankara, Turkey. According to the agreement, Oncotech assumes full responsibility for the marketing, sales and service of RaySearch’s treatment planning system RayStation® on the Turkish market.
Oncotech was founded in 2014, by Mr. Ilker Çatan, who has extensive experience of the radiation therapy industry including treatment planning systems and specifically the Turkish market.
"I am very pleased that RaySearch has appointed Oncotech to distribute RayStation® in Turkey and to add such an innovative treatment planning system to our product portfolio. We are convinced that RayStation® will help our customers deliver high-quality patient care”, says Ilker Çatan, CEO of Oncotech.
From May 16thto 19th, Oncotech participated at the National Congress of Medical Physics in Trabzon where RayStation® was introduced to the radiation therapy society in Turkey. The demonstrations of the system generated great interest from the attendees and Oncotech can already foresee a great potential for RayStation® in the Turkish radiation therapy market.
“RayStation® is established as a world leading treatment planning system for radiation therapy and so far it has been sold to 20 different countries. Oncotech is a professional and well-positioned distributor of radiation therapy equipment in the Turkish market so we are delighted to have formed this partnership and we will work together to serve the Turkish customers in the best possible way”, says Johan Löf, CEO of RaySearch.
RayStation® integrates all RaySearch’s advanced treatment planning solutions into a flexible treatment planning system. It combines unique features such as multi-criteria optimization tools with full support for 4D adaptive radiation therapy. It also includes functionality such as RaySearch’s market-leading algorithms for IMRT and VMAT optimization and highly accurate dose engines for photon, electron and proton therapy. The system is built on the latest software architecture and has a graphical user interface offering state-of-the-art usability.
RaySearch Laboratories is a medical technology company that develops advanced software solutions for improved radiation therapy of cancer. RaySearch markets the RayStation® treatment planning system to clinics all over the world. In addition, RaySearch’s products are distributed through licensing agreements with leading medical technology companies. RaySearch’s software is used by over 2,500 clinics in more than 65 countries.
RaySearch was founded in 2000 as a spin-off from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm and the company is listed in the Small Cap segment on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm.
For more information about RaySearch, please visit www.raysearchlabs.com
For further information, please contact:
Johan Löf, President and CEO, RaySearch Laboratories AB
Telephone: 46 (0)8-510 530 00