BSD Medical Announces Sale of the MicroThermX® Microwave Ablation Systems in Turkey

  BSD Medical Announces Sale of the MicroThermX® Microwave Ablation Systems in
  Turkey

Business Wire

SALT LAKE CITY -- January 14, 2013

BSD Medical Corporation (NASDAQ:BSDM) (Company or BSD) (www.BSDMedical.com), a
leading provider of medical systems that utilize heat therapy to treat cancer,
announced today that the Company has sold multiple MicroThermX^® Microwave
Ablation (MicroThermX^®) systems and antennas to ADA Medikal (ADA), pursuant
to their exclusive distribution agreement signed in October 2012 for the
MicroThermX^® in Turkey. ADA is a leading, medical, specialty distributor in
Turkey with offices in the major metropolitan areas. ADA represents a number
of major medical device companies and sells strategically adjacent products to
the same clinicians targeted for the MicroThermX^®.

Turkey is an important international market with a population of more than 73
million and the world's 15^th largest economy. ADA projects that they will
need to order a significant number of systems to address the market for the
MicroThermX^® in Turkey. Turkey's location at the crossroads of Europe and
Asia and its growing economy have led to its recognition as a regional power
in the Middle East.

About the MicroThermX^® Microwave Ablation System

The MicroThermX^® is a compact, mobile, state-of-the-art, proprietary system
that includes a microwave generator, single-patient-use disposable antennas,
and a thermistor-based temperature monitoring system. The innovative design of
the MicroThermX^® is the first of its kind that allows delivery of higher
power levels using a single generator. The MicroThermX^® utilizes innovative
synchronous phased array technology that was developed and patented by BSD to
provide larger and more uniform zones of ablation during a single procedure.
The MicroThermX^® introduces into the Company’s product line innovative,
high-end disposables (SynchroWave antennas) that are used in each ablation
treatment and will provide a significant ongoing revenue stream. The soft
tissue ablation world market potential is estimated to exceed $2.3 billion.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted the Company a 510(k)
clearance to market the MicroThermX^® for ablation of soft tissue. BSD has
also received CE Marking for the MicroThermX^® System, which allows BSD to
market the MicroThermX^® in Europe. CE marking is also recognized in many
countries outside of the EU, providing BSD the ability to market the
MicroThermX^® to a number of international markets.

About BSD Medical Corporation

BSD Medical Corporation develops, manufactures, markets and services systems
to treat cancer and benign diseases using heat therapy, which is delivered
using focused radiofrequency (RF) and microwave energy. BSD’s product lines
include both hyperthermia and ablation treatment systems. BSD’s hyperthermia
cancer treatment systems, which have been in use for several years in the
United States, Europe and Asia, are used to treat certain tumors with heat
(hyperthermia) while increasing the effectiveness of other therapies such as
radiation therapy. BSD’s microwave ablation system has been developed as a
stand-alone therapy to employ precision-guided microwave energy to ablate
(destroy) soft tissue. The Company has developed extensive intellectual
property, multiple products in the market and established distribution in the
United States, Europe and Asia. Certain of the Company’s products have
received regulatory approvals and clearances in the United States, Europe and
China. For further information visit BSD Medical's website at
www.BSDMedical.com.

Statements contained in this press release that are not historical facts are
forward-looking statements, as defined in the Private Securities Litigation
Reform Act of 1995. All forward-looking statements are subject to risks and
uncertainties detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and
Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements speak only as of the
date on which such statements are made, and the Company undertakes no
obligation to update such statements to reflect events or circumstances
arising after such date.

Contact:

BSD Medical Corporation
William (Bill) S. Barth, 801-972-5555
investor@bsdmc.com
fax: 801-972-5930
 
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