Proton Therapy

Proton therapy, or proton beam therapy, is a type of radiation therapy used to treat cancer. At a high energy, the positively charged particles can destroy cancer cells.

ProNova medPhoton Next Generation Beam Delivery Advanced Imaging Proton Therapy
News | October 06, 2014
October 6, 2014 — ProNova Solutions and medPhoton announced that they have agreed to form an exclusive partnership that...
breast cancer, proton therapy
Feature | September 29, 2014
September 29, 2014 — The latest data from a ...
News | September 17, 2014
September 17, 2014 — IBA and Philips Healthcare announced the signing of a global collaboration to provide advanced...
 Mevion_HYPERSCAN Proton Therapy
News | September 12, 2014
September 12, 2014 — Mevion Medical Systems introduced Hyperscan for the Mevion S250 modular single-room...
MedStar Georgetown to Install Mevion S250 Proton Therapy System to Treat Adult and Pediatric Cancer Patients
News | September 08, 2014
September 8, 2014 — Mevion Medical Systems announced that MedStar Georgetown University Hospital has received final...
Feature | September 03, 2014 | Williette Nyanue
Incidents of cancer are on the rise globally. According to a press release from the World Health Organization’s (WHO)...
Willis-Knighton Cancer Center and IBA Complete Acceptance Testing for ProteusONE

Willis-Knighton Cancer Center

News | September 03, 2014
September 3, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced that Willis-Knighton Cancer Center in Shreveport, La., and...
Proton Therapy Safe Long-term Treatment Hodgkin Lymphoma Study Florida
News | August 22, 2014
August 22, 14 — The data by the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute (UFPTI) shows a three-year relapse-free...
News | August 18, 2014
August 18, 2014 — BSD Medical Corp. reported initiation of a Phase I/II study (HYPROSAR) using hyperthermia, delivered...
Videos | Radiation Oncology | July 30, 2014
Peter G. Maxim, Ph.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology at Stanford University, discusses stereotactic...
IBA Proteus ONE With Ambient Experience Proton Radiation Therapy
News | July 29, 2014
July 29, 2014 —IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) presented its Proteus ONE and Ambient Experience designed with Philips at...
Radyalis Releases Next-Generation Monte Carlo Proton Therapy Planning
Technology | July 22, 2014
July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for...
IBA Receives FDA Approval of New Compact Gantry, Clearing Way for ProteusONE
Technology | July 22, 2014
July 22, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced it has received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food and...
Proton Therapy Advantages IMRT Advanced Head and Neck Cancers
News | July 14, 2014
July 14, 2014 — A new study by radiation oncologists at Mayo Clinic comparing the world’s literature on outcomes of...
 IBA_ProteusPLUS.Proton_3D
News | July 11, 2014
July 11, 2014 — The Texas Center for Proton Therapy received its new cyclotron this month, and the center is expected...
News | June 20, 2014
June 20, 2014 — The doctors and staff of the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center in Bloomington, Ind., have...
Feature | June 05, 2014
June 5, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued a new model policy for proton beam...
Varian To Equip New Proton Treatment Center at National Taiwan University in Taipei
News | May 30, 2014
May 30, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems announced it has signed an agreement with YongLin Healthcare Foundation by which...
CDH Proton Center utilizes a gantry that rotates completely around a patient as well as robotic patient positioners that put the patient in the right position.

CDH Proton Center utilizes a gantry that rotates completely around a patient as well as robotic patient positioners that put the patient in the right position.

Feature | May 01, 2014 | Williette Nyanue
Proton therapy is becoming more prevalent in cancer treatment as it is the most advanced form of radiation available....