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.

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Feature | September 29, 2014
September 29, 2014 — The latest data from a ...
News | September 17, 2014

September 17, 2014 — IBA and Philips Healthcare announced the signing of a global collaboration to provide advanced...

 Mevion_HYPERSCAN Proton Therapy
News | September 12, 2014

September 12, 2014 — Mevion Medical Systems introduced Hyperscan for the Mevion S250 modular single-room...

MedStar Georgetown to Install Mevion S250 Proton Therapy System to Treat Adult and Pediatric Cancer Patients
News | September 08, 2014

September 8, 2014 — Mevion Medical Systems announced that MedStar Georgetown University Hospital has received final...

Feature | September 03, 2014 | Williette Nyanue

Incidents of cancer are on the rise globally. According to a press release from the World Health Organization’s (WHO...

Willis-Knighton Cancer Center and IBA Complete Acceptance Testing for ProteusONE

Willis-Knighton Cancer Center

News | September 03, 2014

September 3, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced that Willis-Knighton Cancer Center in Shreveport, La.,...

Proton Therapy Safe Long-term Treatment Hodgkin Lymphoma Study Florida
News | August 22, 2014

August 22, 14 — The data by the University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute (UFPTI) shows a three-year relapse-...

News | August 18, 2014

August 18, 2014 — BSD Medical Corp. reported initiation of a Phase I/II study (HYPROSAR) using hyperthermia,...

Videos | Radiation Oncology | July 30, 2014

Peter G. Maxim, Ph.D., assistant professor of radiation oncology at Stanford University, discusses stereotactic...

IBA Proteus ONE With Ambient Experience Proton Radiation Therapy
News | July 29, 2014

July 29, 2014 —IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) presented its Proteus ONE and Ambient Experience designed with Philips...

Radyalis Releases Next-Generation Monte Carlo Proton Therapy Planning
Technology | July 22, 2014

July 22, 2014 — Radyalis is showcasing its high-performance Monte Carlo dose calculation product for...

IBA Receives FDA Approval of New Compact Gantry, Clearing Way for ProteusONE
Technology | July 22, 2014

July 22, 2014 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) announced it has received marketing authorization from the U.S. Food...

Proton Therapy Advantages IMRT Advanced Head and Neck Cancers
News | July 14, 2014

July 14, 2014 — A new study by radiation oncologists at Mayo Clinic comparing the world’s literature on outcomes of...

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News | July 11, 2014

July 11, 2014 — The Texas Center for Proton Therapy received its new cyclotron this month, and the center is...

News | June 20, 2014

June 20, 2014 — The doctors and staff of the Indiana University Health Proton Therapy Center in Bloomington, Ind.,...

Feature | June 05, 2014

June 5, 2014 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) has issued a new model policy for proton beam...

Varian To Equip New Proton Treatment Center at National Taiwan University in Taipei
News | May 30, 2014

May 30, 2014 — Varian Medical Systems announced it has signed an agreement with YongLin Healthcare Foundation by...

CDH Proton Center utilizes a gantry that rotates completely around a patient as well as robotic patient positioners that put the patient in the right position.

CDH Proton Center utilizes a gantry that rotates completely around a patient as well as robotic patient positioners that put the patient in the right position.

Feature | May 01, 2014 | Williette Nyanue

Proton therapy is becoming more prevalent in cancer treatment as it is the most advanced form of radiation available...

Prostate Cancer Czech Proton Therapy Center Diagnosis Treatment
News | April 21, 2014

April 21, 2014 — Proton Therapy Center Czech is located in the capital of the Czech Republic and has successfully...