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.

News | September 22, 2013

September 22, 2013 — Proton therapy, an external beam radiotherapy in which protons deliver precise radiation doses...

News | September 20, 2013

The New York Proton Center (NYPC), a consortium of five leading hospitals in New York City, including Continuum...

News | September 11, 2013

September 11, 2013 -- Cancer patients from all over the world now have a new opportunity to access...

News | September 09, 2013

September 9, 2013 — More than two decades after becoming the world’s first hospital-based proton therapy center, the...

News | September 04, 2013

RaySearch Laboratories AB has received an order for its RayStation treatment planning system from Provision Center...

Feature | August 21, 2013

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Mevion Medical Systems Funds S250 Deployment
News | August 15, 2013

August 15, 2013 — Mevion Medical Systems Inc. has secured $55 million to accelerate the deployment of its...

News | July 31, 2013

July 31, 2013 — The Proton Therapy Center at Loma Linda University Medical Center is helping lessen the fears...

Emory Proton Therapy Center Breaks Ground Atlanta
News | June 24, 2013

June 24, 2013 — A new first for Georgia was celebrated Thursday, May 2, as Emory Healthcare and the Winship Cancer...

News | June 05, 2013

June 5, 2013 — Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) currently has openings in eight...

News | June 03, 2013

June 3, 2013 — Mevion Medical Systems has delivered the superconducting synchrocyclotron accelerator for its Mevion...

News | May 17, 2013

 

May 17, 2013 — New hope for cancer patients is building in North Texas as construction begins on the $105...

News | May 08, 2013

The Remote Mobile Anesthesia System, initially developed for use in proton treatment centers but useful in any...

News | April 24, 2013

 

April 24, 2013 — Varian Medical Systems and Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) announced a collaboration to...

CDH Proton Center, A ProCure Center
News | April 02, 2013

April 2, 2013 — The Warrenville, Ill.-based CDH Proton Center, A ProCure Center, announced the installation of...

News | April 01, 2013

April 1, 2013 — For more than three decades various forms of robotics have been effectively applied in healthcare to...

News | February 06, 2013

 

February 6, 2013 — Radiation oncologists from some of the country’s leading cancer centers will meet in...

News | February 01, 2013

February 1, 2013 — Six clinical trials, including one evaluating the effectiveness of...

News | January 23, 2013

Apollo Hospitals, India's leading healthcare provider, in its yet another initiative to bring the best healthcare...

News | January 22, 2013

An innovative modification of a treatment chair used with cancer patients allows those who have problems lying down...