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New technology at the Avera Cancer Institute is helping patients with their radiation treatment.
The Versa HD Linear accelerator targets tumors with a very precise beam. The particle accelerator reduces the treatment course and the amount of side effects. It is used for a variety of diagnoses including, brain, spine, lung, liver, pancreas, kidney and prostate cancers.
Tonight on Healthbeat at six, find out more about the newest tech in battling cancer.