News | Proton Therapy | April 05, 2016

New-generation IBA Proteus One Accelerator Receives CE Mark

Centre Antoine-Lacassagne (CAL) in Nice ready to treat patients soon

IBA, Proteus One, accelerator, proton therapy, Centre Antoine-Lacassagne, France

April 5, 2016 — IBA (Ion Beam Applications SA) has recently received CE mark authorization of its new supra conducting accelerator. The accelerator is the latest development of the Proteus One, IBA’s compact intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT) system, that needed approval from competent authorities.
 
CE Marking was a necessary step towards the acceptance of the first Proteus One in Europe, which is located at the Centre Antoine-Lacassagne (CAL) in Nice, France. In less than three months, in June 2016, the center will be fully accepted with all necessary certifications.  
 
IBA has signed another five additional contracts to provide Proteus One in Europe, with a total of 12 centers sold worldwide.
 
For more information: www.iba-worldwide.com

Related Content

Immune Inflammatory Levels Linked to Disease-Free Survival in Prostate Cancer
News | Prostate Cancer | November 19, 2018
Data from a validation study of a high-risk prostate cancer trial suggests that higher levels of pretreatment...
Merit Medical Completes Acquisition of Cianna Medical
News | Women's Health | November 14, 2018
Disposable device manufacturer Merit Medical Systems Inc. announced the closing of a definitive merger agreement to...
Videos | ASTRO | November 08, 2018
ITN Editor Dave Fornell took a tour of some of the most innovative technologies on display on the expo floor at the 
The Fujifilm FCT Embrace CT System displayed for the first time at ASTRO 2018.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | November 07, 2018
Fujifilm's first FDA-cleared compu...
This is the Siemens Magnetom Sola RT edition 1.5T MRI system optimized for radiation therapy displayed for the first time since gaining FDA clearance in 2018. It was displayed at the American Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ASTRO) 2018 annual meeting. Read more about this system at ASTRO 2018. #ASTRO18 #ASTRO2018
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | November 07, 2018
This is the Siemens Magnetom Sola RT edition 1.5T MRI system optimized for...
GE Healthcare Discovery RF Gen 2 system displayed at ASTRO 2018. It is a dedicated computed tomography (CT) scanner for radiation oncology
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | November 07, 2018
This is the GE Healthcare Discovery RF Gen 2 system displayed at the ...
Proton Therapy for Pediatric Brain Tumors Has Favorable Cognitive Outcomes
News | Proton Therapy | November 06, 2018
Proton therapy treatment for pediatric brain tumor patients is associated with better neurocognitive outcomes compared...
Videos | Radiation Oncology | November 06, 2018
Genomics can be used to assess a patient's radiosensitivity, which can be used to increase or decrease the radiation