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.

DOSIsoft Releases ISOgray Proton Therapy Treatment Planning System
Technology | Treatment Planning | August 15, 2017
August 15, 2017 — DOSIsoft SA announced the official release, with CE marking, of ISOgray...
Eight Proton Therapy Centers Worldwide Adopt RayStation for Treatment Planning
News | Treatment Planning | July 21, 2017
July 21, 2017 — RaySearch Laboratories reported that eight additional...
IBA to Install Proton Therapy Facility at Inova Schar Cancer Institute
News | Proton Therapy | July 18, 2017
July 18, 2017 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) and Inova recently signed a contract for a two-room Proteus Plus...
Proton International and Beaumont Health Open Michigan's First Proton Therapy Facility
News | Proton Therapy | July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017 — Proton International (PI) and Beaumont Health recently opened the state’s first...
ASTRO Updates Insurance Coverage Recommendations for Proton Therapy
News | Proton Therapy | July 17, 2017
July 17, 2017 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued an update to its recommendations for...
IBA and Philips Step Up Commercial Collaboration in Brazilian Proton Therapy Market
News | Radiation Therapy | July 03, 2017
July 3, 2017 — IBA and Philips announced in mid-June they are stepping up their combined effort for...
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 the...
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, an...
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 with...
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 by...
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’s...
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 field...