B dot Medical touts proton beam-bending magnet technology
B dot Medical is highlighting the successful performance of a superconductin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk IMV: Radiation therapy volume stays steady despite COVID-19 IMV: Imaging boosts precision in radiation therapy New studies laud benefits of proton therapy for kids Proton therapy works well for pediatric brain tumors (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 29, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

B dot Medical touts proton beam bending magnet technology
B dot Medical is highlighting the successful performance of a superconductin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk IMV: Radiation therapy volume stays steady despite COVID-19 IMV: Imaging boosts precision in radiation therapy New studies laud benefits of proton therapy for kids Proton therapy works well for pediatric brain tumors (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

B dot Medical Successfully Develops Compact Bending Magnet for Proton Beam Using Superconducting Technology
To Realize Compact and Low-cost Proton Therapy System TOKYO, June 28, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- B dot Medical Inc. has confirmed the superconductivity of a superconducting bending magnet designed and manufactured at its factory ... Devices, Oncology B dot Medical, proton therapy, radiotherapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - June 28, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

IBA launches Cyclone Ikon cyclotron
Belgian medical technology developer IBA has launched a new high-energy, high-capacit...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA's ProteusOne selected for new Fla. radiation center IBA reports revenue rebound in 2020 NorthStar, IBA expand Tc-99m collaboration IBA adds CBCT to 2 proton therapy centers IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 11, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Hoefer Welker designs Kansas' first facility for alternative cancer treatment
Hoefer Welker designed the new treatment facility within the University of Kansas Health System, one of only 38 proton therapy centers in the U.S. It's scheduled to open in January. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 11, 2021 Category: American Health Authors: Mary King Source Type: news

Expansion of Raystation Treatment Planning System at The Inova Schar Cancer Institute
STOCKHOLM, March 30, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- RaySearch Laboratories AB (publ) announces an order from the Inova Department of Advanced Radiation Oncology and Proton Therapy in Alexandria and Fairfax regions of Virginia, significa... Devices, Oncology RaySearch Laboratories, RayStation, treatment planning, radiotherapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 30, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

IBA reports revenue rebound in 2020
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) bounced back with growt...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NorthStar, IBA expand Tc-99m collaboration IBA adds CBCT to 2 proton therapy centers IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal IBA secures large proton therapy contract in China IBA reports reduced half-year revenues (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 25, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mevion plans to supply pediatric proton center in China
Mevion Medical Systems said it has signed a partnership agreement with Children'...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion installs 1st proton therapy system in Carolinas Mevion touts Flash research at ASTRO 2020 Mevion sends 1st compact accelerator to China Mevion joins forces with Proton International Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 15, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

NorthStar, IBA expand Tc-99m collaboration
NorthStar Medical Radioisotopes and proton therapy developer Ion Beam Application...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: NorthStar reorganizes to advance nuclear medicine agents IBA adds CBCT to 2 proton therapy centers NorthStar promotes Estrum to executive vice president IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal IBA secures large proton therapy contract in China NorthStar, Monopar team up to create COVID-19 therapies (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - March 8, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Elekta and IBA strengthen partnership to help cancer centers integrate proton therapy
Alliance pairs world-class treatment hardware and supporting software for superior proton therapy ecosystem STOCKHOLM, March 5, 2021 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Elekta (EKTA-B.ST) announced today that its latest solution for proton the... Devices, Oncology, FDA Elekta, Ion Beam Applications, proton therapy, Monaco (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 5, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hitachi takes steps in sale of imaging business to Fujifilm
Hitachi announced that it achieved a milestone in the sale of its diagnosti...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: COVID-19 delays Fujifilm deal to buy Hitachi Medical Hitachi plans new imaging innovation center Hitachi board votes to sell medical division to Fujifilm Report: Fujifilm plans to buy Hitachi imaging business Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 18, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Proton therapy induces biologic response to attack treatment-resistant cancers
(Mayo Clinic) Mayo Clinic researchers have developed a novel proton therapy technique to more specifically target cancer cells that resist other forms of treatment. The technique is called LEAP, an acronym for 'biologically enhanced particle therapy.' The findings are published today in Cancer Research, the journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - February 17, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Proton therapy induces biologic response to attack treatment-resistant cancers
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- Mayo Clinic researchers have developed a novel proton therapy technique to more specifically target cancer cells that resist other forms of treatment. The technique is called LEAP, an acronym for "biologically enhanced particle therapy." The findings are published today in Cancer Research, the journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. "The human [...] (Source: Mayo Clinic Research News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Research News - February 17, 2021 Category: Research Source Type: news

RefleXion partners with HealthMyne on cancer radiomics
Radiation therapy developer RefleXion Medical has signed a deal with HealthMyne...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RefleXion inks contract with proton therapy provider RefleXion to present at ASTRO 2020 RefleXion, Telix partner on high-risk cancer treatments HealthMyne moves forward on AI with Nvidia HealthMyne names Higgins CEO HealthMyne wins NC contract (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 8, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Olympus, Hitachi extend endoscopy ultrasound deal
Olympus and Hitachi have signed a five-year contract to continue their alliance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MaxQ AI, Fujifilm ink Accipio distribution deal COVID-19 delays Fujifilm deal to buy Hitachi Medical Hitachi plans new imaging innovation center Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial Olympus rolls out new ultrasound processor (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 6, 2021 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RefleXion inks contract with proton therapy provider
Radiation therapy developer RefleXion Medical has announced a contract to provide...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RefleXion to present at ASTRO 2020 RefleXion, Telix partner on high-risk cancer treatments RefleXion to collaborate with Merck on clinical trial RefleXion raises $100M in equity round RefleXion sells first X1 rad therapy machine (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Is proton therapy the silver bullet for children with brain cancer?
(University of South Australia) How safe is proton therapy for children with brain cancer compared to the conventional x-ray radiation delivered post-surgery? (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 11, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Varian teams up with oncology data curator
Radiation oncology vendor Varian has completed a $10 million investment...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian's revenues slip for Q4, full year Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal FDA greenlights Varian's Flash clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - November 10, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian's revenues slip for Q4, full year
Radiation oncology vendor Varian Medical Systems saw its revenues fall slightly...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal FDA greenlights Varian's Flash clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 28, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

PET with Axumin boosts prostate cancer outcomes
Patients with recurrent prostate cancer had better outcomes when PET with the...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: ASTRO releases rectal cancer RT guideline Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk Blue Earth highlights talks at ASTRO 2020 PET and prejudice: Insurance firms' misconceptions PSMA-PET/CT most effective for recurrent prostate cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 27, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Proton therapy cuts radiation-induced heart disease risk
Using proton therapy to treat lung cancer patients may help reduce the risk...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMV: Radiation therapy volume stays steady despite COVID-19 Hyperfine partners with Nvidia, Penn Medicine on portable MRI system New studies laud benefits of proton therapy for kids Proton therapy works well for pediatric brain tumors ASTRO: AI's rad therapy future is in predicting outcomes (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mevion touts Flash research at ASTRO 2020
Mevion Medical Systems is highlighting its research and development regarding...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion sends 1st compact accelerator to China Mevion joins forces with Proton International Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain Mevion inks Texas contract Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

ASTRO: Proton therapy for lung cancer may help reduce risk of heart diseases
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Treating lung cancer patients with proton therapy may help reduce the risk of radiation-induced heart diseases. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - October 23, 2020 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Mevion sends 1st compact accelerator to China
Mevion Medical Systems has shipped the first compact accelerator module for...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion joins forces with Proton International Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain Mevion inks Texas contract Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada Mevion promotes Kienast to COO (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian shareholders approve Siemens deal
Varian Medical Systems announced on October 15 that its shareholders have approved...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: FDA greenlights Varian's FLASH clinical trial China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA greenlights Varian's FLASH clinical trial
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) gave radiation therapy vendor Varian...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Germany orders 1st Ethos therapy system Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 12, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IBA receives 1st payment from Chinese licensing deal
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has received the first...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA secures large proton therapy contract in China IBA reports reduced half-year revenues IBA appoints nonexecutive directors IBA secures Indonesian contract IBA sells part of dosimetry unit (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

UA Board of Trustees Approve Joint Hospital Ventures
The University of Arkansas Board of Trustees on Friday approved joint ventures between the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Baptist Health and Arkansas Children’s to expand access to radiation therapy as well as to establish the state’s first proton therapy center. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 21, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

China extends tariff exclusion for Varian for a year
Radiation therapy vendor Varian Medical Systems will remain exempt from paying...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Varian releases update to proton therapy software Varian names Toth as president and COO Siemens raises $3.2B to fund Varian acquisition Why Siemens-Varian deal is a win-win for both companies Siemens to buy Varian in $16B deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 16, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mevion joins forces with Proton International
Mevion Medical Systems is teaming up with Proton International on a contract...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion to provide proton therapy system in Spain Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada Mevion promotes Kienast to COO Proton International moves forward on Ala. center Proton International wins Fla. contract (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - September 1, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IBA reports reduced half-year revenues
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) reported reduced revenues...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA appoints nonexecutive directors IBA secures Indonesian contract IBA sells part of dosimetry unit IBA and CAMH partner to build nuclear medicine program IBA takes next step in China deal (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - August 27, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

In a First, Proton Therapy Bests Radiotherapy in an RCT In a First, Proton Therapy Bests Radiotherapy in an RCT
For the first time in a randomized controlled trial, proton beam therapy demonstrated significantly reduced toxicity compared with conventional radiotherapy. But there are caveats.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - July 28, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Health system's COVID-19 home care program includes x-ray
Northwell Health has launched a home care program for people with COVID-19...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI can assess COVID-19 severity on chest x-rays Hospital gets creative to perform safer COVID-19 x-rays Radiology shows ingenuity in dealing with COVID-19 Point-of-care photos of patients enhance portable x-ray Northwell Health teams with NJ proton therapy center (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - July 24, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Arkansas Hospitals, Georgia Company to Bring New Cancer Therapy to Arkansas
Three Arkansas hospitals and Proton International LLC have signed a letter of intent to bring the state’s first proton therapy center to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences’ Radiation Oncology Center. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - July 15, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

COVID-19 delays Fujifilm deal to buy Hitachi Medical
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced Fujifilm Medical Systems to slightly delay...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fujifilm lands 3 new Synapse contracts Fujifilm prepares for new product launches at ECR 2020 Hitachi plans new imaging innovation center Hitachi board votes to sell medical division to Fujifilm Report: Fujifilm plans to buy Hitachi imaging business Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - June 2, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mevion gets proton therapy nod in Canada
Mevion Medical Systems has received a medical device license from Health Canada...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Mevion promotes Kienast to COO Mevion makes proton sale in major China region Mevion lands order in Taiwan Mevion to showcase products, partnerships at ASTRO 2019 Mevion, C-Rad integrate proton therapy technology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - April 23, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Alabama's Only Proton Therapy Center Treats First Patient with Varian ProBeam
PALO ALTO, Calif., March 17, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) announced today, Proton International at UAB has now treated its first cancer patient with the Varian ProBeam® Compact proton therapy system. The center,... Devices, Oncology Varian Medical Systems, ProBeam, proton therapy, radiotherapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - March 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Hitachi plans new imaging innovation center
Hitachi Healthcare Americas plans to launch a new medical imaging innovation...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Hitachi board votes to sell medical division to Fujifilm Report: Fujifilm plans to buy Hitachi imaging business Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial Hitachi takes order for particle therapy system Hitachi features CT, MRI technology at ECR 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 21, 2020 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Varian Appoints Prof. Dr. Ricky Sharma VP of Clinical Affairs
PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 20, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced it has appointed Dr. Ricky Sharma, to vice president of Clinical Affairs. In this role he will be leading medical research, translational scie... Devices, Oncology, Personnel Varian Medical Systems, radiotherapy, proton therapy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - January 20, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New proton therapy center makes debut at UAB
A new proton therapy center is making its debut on the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The new facility was developed by Proton International in partnership with UAB. It is located on 20th Street South between Fourth and Fifth avenues. UAB officials say the new center will mark another big step toward advancing cancer care in Alabama. “With the establishment of this center, UA B Medicine has again brought one of the latest, most advanced medical technologies to our region,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 13, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

New proton therapy center makes debut at UAB
A new proton therapy center is making its debut on the campus of the University of Alabama at Birmingham. The new facility was developed by Proton International in partnership with UAB. It is located on 20th Street South between Fourth and Fifth avenues. UAB officials say the new center will mark another big step toward advancing cancer care in Alabama. “With the establishment of this center, UA B Medicine has again brought one of the latest, most advanced medical technologies to our region,”… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 13, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tyler Patchen Source Type: news

KU Health announces new proton therapy center location
The University of Kansas Health System has settled on a site to house its new $39 million to $45 million proton therapy system and will begin construction in the next few weeks. Proton therapy is a highly specialized form of radiation treatment that will be offered through The University of Kansas Cancer Center. It's an advanced form of precisely targeted radiation treatment using protons — rather than X-rays — to attack cancerous tumors. In December, KU Health signe d a long-term lease agreement… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 7, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Lily Lieberman Source Type: news

Proton therapy as effective as standard radiation with fewer side effects
(Washington University School of Medicine) Cancer patients who receive high-tech proton therapy experience similar cure rates and fewer serious side effects compared with those who undergo traditional X-ray radiation therapy, according to a study led by Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 27, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Proton therapy lowers risk of side effects in cancer compared to traditional radiation
(University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine) Proton therapy leads to significantly lower risk of side effects severe enough to lead to unplanned hospitalizations for cancer patients when compared with traditional radiation, while cure rates between the two groups are almost identical. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - December 26, 2019 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Hitachi board votes to sell medical division to Fujifilm
The board of directors of Japanese industrial conglomerate Hitachi has voted...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Report: Fujifilm plans to buy Hitachi imaging business Fujifilm to debut glass-free DR panel at RSNA 2019 Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial Fujifilm unveils new Synapse Cardiology PACS release Hitachi takes order for particle therapy system (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 18, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IBA sells part of dosimetry unit
Proton therapy developer Ion Beam Applications (IBA) has sold its RadioMed...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IBA and CAMH partner to build nuclear medicine program IBA takes next step in China deal IBA to install carbon therapy in France IBA posts revenue increase in 1st half of 2019 IBA inks deal to install cyclotron in South Korea (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Report: Fujifilm plans to buy Hitachi imaging business
Fujifilm is planning to acquire the medical imaging business of Hitachi in...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Fujifilm to debut glass-free DR panel at RSNA 2019 Hitachi delivers proton therapy unit to Sibley Memorial Fujifilm unveils new Synapse Cardiology PACS release Fujifilm wins 3 new enterprise imaging clients Hitachi takes order for particle therapy system Hitachi features CT, MRI technology at ECR 2019 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 17, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

How MedStar, Hopkins plan to avoid financial pitfalls in proton therapy
One benefit of getting into proton therapy at this stage in the game — more cancer doctors and patients know about it and are willing to consider it as a treatment option. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 26, 2019 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

How MedStar, Hopkins plan to avoid financial pitfalls in proton therapy
One benefit of getting into proton therapy at this stage in the game — more cancer doctors and patients know about it and are willing to consider it as a treatment option. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Morgan Eichensehr Source Type: news

First Cancer Patient Treated with Varian ProBeam Compact Proton Therapy System at Treatment ...
PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Varian (NYSE: VAR) today announced the South Florida Proton Therapy Institute (SFPTI), a Proton International facility, on the campus of Delray Medical Center, has treated its first patient utilizing the Varian ProBeam® Compact single-room proton therapy system. Proton therapy can be used to treat many types of tumors including in the brain, head and neck, central nervous system and lung, and more precisely targets cancer cells...This story is related to the following:Radiotherapy Systems (Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies)
Source: Industrial Newsroom - Health, Medical and Dental Supplies - November 19, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Source Type: news