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.

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...

UK, United Kingdom, proton beam therapy centers, Proton Partners International
News | April 07, 2015

April 7, 2015 — The United Kingdom is to get its first three ...

IBA, Phillippines, CAREprogram, training, proton therapy, radiation, SRS, SBRT
News | March 24, 2015

March 24, 2015 — Ion Beam Applications S.A. (IBA) announced the successful expansion of IBA Academy on the Road “...

SCCA, proton therapy, radiation, RaySearch, RayStation, Active Breathing
News | February 25, 2015

February 25, 2015 — Physicians treating patients with complex tumors will have more advanced treatment options at ...

Mevion, S250, proton therapy, Canada, radiation, Health Canada, cancer
News | February 20, 2015

February 20, 2015 — The Mevion S250 proton therapy system has become the first...

Varian, ProBeam, proton therapy, Aria, Denmark, national center, radiation
News | February 18, 2015

February 18, 2015 — Varian Medical Systems announced that it has been selected to equip and service a new national...

RayStation, Raysearch, WPE, Germany, proton therapy, radiation
News | February 17, 2015

February 17, 2015 — RaySearch Laboratories AB announced that Westdeutsches Protonentherapiezentrum Essen (WPE) in...

Proton Therapy Center, PTC, health insurance, Czech Republic
News | February 06, 2015

February 6, 2015 — The Proton Therapy Center (PTC) in Prague has signed contracts with the majority of Czech health...

News | February 05, 2015

IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.), a global high-tech leader in the next generation of proton therapy solutions and...

Mevion, S250, proton therapy, radiation, University of Oklahoma, commissioning
News | January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015 — Mevion Medical Systems is announcing that the Mevion S250...

Proton Therapy Center Czech, PTC, two years, anniversary

Image courtesy of Proton Therapy Center Czech.

News | January 12, 2015

January 6, 2015 — For two years now, Proton Therapy Center Czech (PTC) in Prague has been among the world’s top...

News | January 05, 2015

January 5, 2015 — Zelina Amir was the 1,000th patient to complete treatment at the ProCure Proton Therapy Center in...

IBA, proton therapy, Proteus, cone beam CT, radiation therapy

Proteus ONE image courtesy of IBA

News | December 29, 2014

December 29, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) and Université Catholique de Louvain announced that the first...

News | December 04, 2014

December 4, 2014 — University of Oxford, in collaboration with Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, partners with...

News | November 18, 2014

Mevion Medical Systems, Inc. and Philips Radiation Oncology Systems are collaborating to combine the...

Mevion Medical Systems, proton beam therapy, proton accelarator, Mevian S250

The Mevion S250 accelerator, being lifted by a crane as it is delivered to the UF Health Cancer Center. Photo: Orlando Health

News | November 12, 2014

Nov. 12, 2014 — Mevion Medical Systems will deliver  its Mevion S250...

New Study Examines Alternative Radiotherapy Techniques for Early Stage Breast Cancer

Photo of Radiance 330 Proton Therapy System Courtesy of ProTom International

Feature | November 06, 2014

November 6, 2014 — In terms of duration of treatment and cost, patients with early stage...

Final 2015 CMS Gamma Knife and Proton Reimbursement Rates Announced
News | November 04, 2014

November 4, 2014 — American Shared Hospital Services announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (...

News | October 15, 2014

October 15, 2014 — Ion Beam Applications SA (IBA) announced that the University of Iowa and IBA have signed a...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Proton Therapy | October 06, 2014

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