The following specialists contributed to this briefing:
Dr Keith Langmack, head of radiotherapy physics, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust. No conflicts declared.
Dr Owen Tilsley, consultant clinical oncologist, Velindre Cancer Centre. No conflicts declared.
Ms Jacqui Dorney, UK specialist services lead at GenesisCare. Works for a commercial provider of radiotherapy services for breast cancer.
Dr Richard Shaffer, consultant clinical oncologist, Royal Surrey County Hospital. Does private patient work with Genesis Care UK, who are currently considering purchasing AlignRT for several of their centres for non-stereotactic work. Also does work, currently unpaid, developing an intracranial stereotactic radiotherapy service, which may use AlignRT for patient positioning, for Genesis Care UK.