Elekta receives significant order to deliver cancer care solutions to Iraq

STOCKHOLM, January 24 – Elekta has received an important order from Iraq for state-of-the-art radiation therapy equipment. The deal includes 10 Elekta Synergy® Platform linear accelerators (linacs) to be delivered to five Iraqi Ministry of Health sites (two linacs per site): Babil, Basrah, Karbala, Missan and Nasriah.

The deal for each site includes treatment planning software (TPS), MOSAIQ® Oncology Information Systems, patient fixation solutions as well as services.

The total contract is valued at more than USD 16 million and will be booked during Elekta’s third fiscal quarter. Shipment is planned to commence in early 2014.

Elekta’s President and CEO, Tomas Puusepp, says: “It is with great pride that we announce this order. Elekta will give Iraqi doctors the possibility to offer their patients world class care.”

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The above information is such that Elekta AB (publ) shall make public in accordance with the Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was published at 07:30 CET on January 24, 2014.

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Elekta is proud to be the leading innovator of equipment and software used to improve, prolong and save the lives of people with cancer and brain disorders. Our advanced, effective solutions are created in collaboration with customers, and more than 6,000 hospitals worldwide rely on Elekta technology. Our treatment solutions and oncology informatics portfolios are designed to enhance the delivery of radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, and to drive cost efficiency in clinical workflows. Elekta employs 3,600 people around the world. Headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, Elekta is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm. www.elekta.com.

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