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.

First Patient Treated With Pencil Beam Scanning at Institute Curie Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | May 23, 2017

May 23, 2017 — IBA announced that the first patient has been treated with pencil beam scanning (PBS) technology at...

News | Radiation Therapy | May 16, 2017

May 16, 2017 — Proton International announced the successful financing of a new state-of-the-art...

Proton Monte Carlo Dose Calculation Now Part of RayStation Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | May 15, 2017

May 15, 2017 — RaySearch demonstrated a new Monte Carlo dose planning feature for...

Work Starts on Belgium's First Proton Therapy Center
News | Proton Therapy | May 05, 2017

May 5, 2017 — IBA announced that building works have begun on the Proton Therapy Center ParTICLe – Belgium’s first...

Mevion and medPhoton Bring Advanced Cone Beam CT Imaging to Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | May 04, 2017

May 4, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems announced a strategic agreement with medPhoton GmbH to integrate ImagingRing,...

IBA Installs Three Proteus One Systems in One Week
News | Proton Therapy | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — IBA announced the delivery and rigging of three Proteus One treatment rooms in less than a week at...

IBA Dosimetry Americas Announces New Exclusive Canadian Distributor for Radiotherapy Products
News | Radiation Therapy | April 28, 2017

April 28, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the Dosimetry Americas division has recently partnered...

Mevion, S250i proton therapy system, Hyperscan pencil beam scanning, installation, MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
News | Proton Therapy | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems announced the installation of the first Mevion S250i...

proton therapy, recurrent lung cancer, clinical study, IMPT, 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium
News | Proton Therapy | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — A new study offers hope for patients with recurrent...

state of the proton therapy market entering 2017, proton therapy, radiation therapy, Robust Insight survey
News | Proton Therapy | February 10, 2017

February 10, 2017 — Independent market research consultancy Robust Insight recently conveyed a survey commissioned...

Mevion S250 proton therapy system, UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health, Airo CT scanner, Veritiy Patient Positioning System, radiation therapy
News | Proton Therapy | January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017 — Mevion Medical Systems and UF Health Cancer Center - Orlando Health recently announced the first...

IBA, proton therapy, 50,000 patients treated, milestone
News | Proton Therapy | October 28, 2016

October 27, 2016 — IBA announced in September that 50,000 patients have been treated by clinical partners using IBA’...

IBA, Philips, adaptive proton therapy planning, ASTRO 2016, collaboration
News | Proton Therapy | September 26, 2016

September 26, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) and Philips announced that they are stepping up their combined...

News | Proton Therapy | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — IBA unveiled its new platform, 'Leading the PATh', which gathers the leading experts in the...

ZDi Solutions, Z-System, radiation therapy, proton therapy, patient positioning, ASTRO 2016
News | Patient Positioning Radiation Therapy | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — ZDi Solutions LLC announced that it will soon market its Z-System...

Mevion S250i, Hyperscan pencil beam scanning, the Netherlands, proton therapy, IMPT, ZON-PTC
News | Proton Therapy | September 23, 2016

September 23, 2016 — Mevion Medical Systems announced that it will be installing its Mevion S250i proton therapy...

Mevion, Hyperscan with Adaptive Aperture, intensity modualted proton therapy, IMPT, ASTRO 2016
News | Radiation Therapy | September 22, 2016

September 22, 2016 — Mevion Medical Systems will showcase its pencil beam scanning Hyperscan with Adaptive Aperture...

P-Cure, Patient-Centric Solution, proton therapy, treatment planning, CT, seated position, FDA
Technology | Proton Therapy | September 14, 2016

September 14, 2016 — P-Cure, provider of patient-centric solutions for...

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the proton therapy center at CAL, Nice.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Proton Therapy | September 07, 2016

A new proton therapy center at Centre Antoine-...

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Feature | Proton Therapy | September 07, 2016 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The global proton therapy market hit a major milestone...