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 | July 24, 2007

July 25, 2007 – Accuray Inc. featured its Xsight Lung Tracking System designed for the non-invasive treatment of...

Technology | July 24, 2007

July 25, 2007 – The IBA business unit, IBA Particle Therapy, recently announced the release of its full-...

News | July 24, 2007

July 25, 2007 – The IBA business unit, IBA Particle Therapy, recently announced the release of its full-size...

News | July 22, 2007

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July 23, 2007 - Using innovative physics, researchers...

News | July 22, 2007

July 23, 2007 - CMS Inc. announced the signing of a collaboration agreement to provide treatment planning support...

News | July 09, 2007

July 10, 2007 - Cancer patients in Illinois will soon have access to proton therapy, a highly advanced form of...

News | July 09, 2007

July 10, 2007 — The American Medical Association Foundation announced the election of Barbara P. Rockett, M.D. as...

News | July 04, 2007

July 5, 2007 - Touro University President Bernard Lander today announced that particle beam therapy for cancer,...

News | June 14, 2007

June 15, 2007 - With a technology transfer agreement recently announced, the first compact proton therapy system,...

News | April 19, 2007

April 20, 2007 - Clinicians at the Paul Scherrer Institute (PSI) in Switzerland are using the 250 MeV Cyclotron, a...

Technology | April 09, 2007

IBA Promotes Proton Therapy for Smaller Facilities Ion Beam Applications S.A.,(IBA), has a new COMPACT Proton...

News | January 28, 2007

January 29, 2007 - Varian Medical Systems, Inc. announced today that it has successfully completed the $30 million...

News | December 05, 2006

University of Pennsylvania alumni Ralph J. Roberts and his son Brian L. Roberts have pledged $15 million to help...