Varian Medical Systems

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, a maker of cancer therapy devices, said it received a contract to supply four linear accelerators to public hospitals in Bangladesh.

Three linear accelerators will be installed at the National Institute of Cancer Research Hospital (NICRH) in Dhaka and the fourth cancer treatment machine at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

"The Bangladeshi government is striving to offer the best treatments for its cancer patients. It has acquired the most sophisticated treatment machines and systems available as it moves towards giving a country of 140 million people the cancer treatment infrastructure it requires. We are delighted to be working closely with the government on this important project," the company said.

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