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.

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...

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...