St. Jude ’s Fundraising Chief on Space Missions, ‘Pushing Boundaries’ and a Record-Setting Year
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, which looks after children with cancer while also researching how to eliminate the pediatric form of the disease, raised $2 billion in donations in its last fiscal year. It’s a record for an independent charity, and an impressive feat in a year when donors had more causes than ever vying for their attention and money. Richard Shadyac, the CEO of the American Lebanese Syrian Associated Charities (St. Jude’s fundraising organization), attributes that success to a nimble pivot to different fundraising strategies—one of which was a collaboration with Inspiration4,...
Source: TIME: Science - August 10, 2021 Category: Science Authors: Belinda Luscombe Tags: Uncategorized Magazine Space Special Project 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 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