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.

IBA, Philips India, Apollo Proton Therapy Center, first in India
News | June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015 - IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) and Royal Philips announced the signing of an exclusive agreement...

Hitachi, Probeat, Johns Hopkins, Sibley Memorial, proton beam therapy
News | June 22, 2015

June 22, 2015 - Hitachi Ltd. announced that Johns Hopkins Medicine has selected Hitachi to provide its...

IBA, Academy on the Road, radiation therapy, training workshop

Shown here are some of the attending physicists participating in the set up of the Blue Phantom2 and LDA-99 Diode Array for an electron scan, which is required TG-106 protocol for annual and beam commissioning reports. Based upon feedback from attendees in all 5 sessions, the hands-on portion of our academy workshops is where it all comes together for practical use, says Tina Baker. This unique experience adds great value, and we are very happy to offer value-added programs.

Technology | June 16, 2015

June 16, 2015 - IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced the successful completion of its fifth IBA Academy on the...

Center for Biomedical Research, Ackerman Cancer Center, proton therapy, registry
News | June 08, 2015

June 8, 2015 - The Center for Biomedical Research (CBR) is partnering with the Ackerman Cancer Center as part of a...

Scripps, pencil beam scanning, proton center
News | June 04, 2015

June 4, 2015 - The nation's first and only ...

Original treatment plan

Figure 1: Original treatment plan

Case Study | June 04, 2015 | Sponsored by RaySearch Laboratories

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News | June 02, 2015

June 2, 2015 - New research has found that...

IBA, new feature, energy-related costs, proton therapy, cyclotron
News | June 01, 2015

June 1, 2015 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A) announced the release of an exclusive feature that reduces the power...

MEDraysintell, proton therapy, world market, third edition, $1 billion, 2019
Feature | May 18, 2015

May 18, 2015 — For the first time the proton therapy world...

News | May 11, 2015

May 11, 2015 — Provision Healthcare has signed a joint agreement with the Tianjin Taishan Cancer Hospital (...

IBA, Proton Therapy Center Czech, UBTI, Proteus Plus, motion management
News | May 08, 2015

May 8, 2015 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A., EURONEXT) announced the first clinical use of its Proteus Plus...

Ackerman Cancer Center, Mevion S250, Jacksonville, physician-owned
Feature | May 05, 2015

May 5, 2015 — Ackerman Cancer Center in Jacksonville, Florida, treated its first four...

IBA's ProteusONE proton therapy system is now FDA cleared.

IBA's Proteus ONE proton therapy system.

Feature | Proton Therapy | May 04, 2015 | Jeff Zagoudis

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Proton Partners International, proton beam therapy centers, UK, IBA, Philips
News | April 30, 2015

April 30, 2015 — Proton Partners International Limited announced the appointment of global partners in its plans to...

IBA, Pravida Bau, single-room proton therapy, Europe
News | April 29, 2015

April 29, 2015 — Ion Beam Applications S.A. (IBA) and Pravida Bau GmBH announced an agreement to supply integrated...

ESTRO, proton therapy, mobile organs, rescanning, Rosalind Perrin
Feature | April 28, 2015

April 28, 2015 — Radiotherapy using protons can...

First Proton Therapy Center Using New Product to Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients
News | April 23, 2015

Provision Center for Proton Therapy is helping pioneer a new product that will help further protect prostate cancer ...

News | April 22, 2015

April 22, 2015 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.) announced that it has signed a formal contract with the University...

Proton Therapy Center Czech, John, Irish, U.K., prostate cancer
News | April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015 — The Proton Therapy Center in the Czech Republic treated its first Irish patient for prostate cancer...