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.

ProTom International, Inc. Radiance 330 Proton Therapy Radiation Therapy

Physicist measures Radiance 330 proton beam characteristics

Feature | January 22, 2014
January 22, 2014 — Physicists at the McLaren Proton Therapy Center (MPTC) in Flint, Michigan conducted clinical testing...
Provision Center for Proton Therapy Radiation Therapy
Feature | January 21, 2014
January 21, 2014 — Three prostate cancer patients were among the first to receive treatment at the Provision Center for...
Varian ProBeam proton therapy system
Technology | January 17, 2014
January 17, 2014 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared Varian Medical Systems’ updated ProBeam...
raysearch raystation proton radiation therapy treatment planning systems procure
News | December 30, 2013
December 30, 2013 — RaySearch Laboratories AB received two orders for its RayStation treatment planning system from the...
proton therapy radiation therapy mevion s250
Feature | December 24, 2013
December 24, 2013 — A patient with a rare type of cancer (chondrosarcoma) at the base of the skull has become the first...
News | December 10, 2013
December 10, 2013 — American Shared Hospital Services, a provider of turnkey technology solutions for advanced...
News | October 02, 2013

October 2, 2013 — Proton therapy is the...

Choosing Wisely ASTRO 2013 Radiation Therapy
Feature | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) released its list of five radiation...

Feature | September 26, 2013

September 26, 2013 — When used to treat pediatric patients with intracranial malignant tumors,...

News | September 22, 2013

September 22, 2013 — Proton therapy, an external beam radiotherapy in which protons deliver precise radiation doses...

News | September 20, 2013

The New York Proton Center (NYPC), a consortium of five leading hospitals in New York City, including Continuum...

News | September 11, 2013

September 11, 2013 -- Cancer patients from all over the world now have a new opportunity to access...

News | September 09, 2013

September 9, 2013 — More than two decades after becoming the world’s first hospital-based proton therapy center, the...

News | September 04, 2013

RaySearch Laboratories AB has received an order for its RayStation treatment planning system from Provision Center...

Feature | August 21, 2013

August 21, 2013 —...

Mevion Medical Systems Funds S250 Deployment
News | August 15, 2013

August 15, 2013 — Mevion Medical Systems Inc. has secured $55 million to accelerate the deployment of its...

News | July 31, 2013

July 31, 2013 — The Proton Therapy Center at Loma Linda University Medical Center is helping lessen the fears...

Emory Proton Therapy Center Breaks Ground Atlanta
News | June 24, 2013

June 24, 2013 — A new first for Georgia was celebrated Thursday, May 2, as Emory Healthcare and the Winship Cancer...

News | June 05, 2013

June 5, 2013 — Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) currently has openings in eight...

News | June 03, 2013

June 3, 2013 — Mevion Medical Systems has delivered the superconducting synchrocyclotron accelerator for its Mevion...

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