Tag: proton-therapy

Provision first proton therapy center using new product to benefit prostate cancer patients

| April 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Provision Center for Proton Therapy is helping pioneer a new product that will help further protect prostate cancer patients from the effects of radiation therapy.

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Proton Therapy Research at Loma Linda University Medical Center Provides New Hope for Patients with Esophageal Cancer

| November 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

LOMA LINDA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Proton Therapy Research at Loma Linda University Medical Center Provides New Hope for Patients with Esophageal Cancer

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Mevion and RaySearch Announce Strategic Partnership to Develop Advanced Treatment Planning Solutions for the MEVION …

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mevion Medical Systems, Inc. and RaySearch Laboratories AB, two companies that are leading the field of proton therapy, are announcing a partnership to develop advanced treatment planning solutions for the MEVION S250 proton therapy platform.

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ProNova SC360 Selected for New Proton Center in Biopolis Singapore

| September 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.–(BUSINESSWIRE)– Singapore Institute of Advanced Medicine Holdings Pte Ltd (SAM) and ProNova announced today that ProNova has been selected by SAM as its partner to establish the first proton therapy facility in Singapore. The SC360 proton therapy system will be an essential element of a new outpatient cancer center located on the Singapore Biopolis campus, an international …

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High-Tech, 220-Ton, Cancer-Fighting Machine Arrives In Irving

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

Workers were busy Wednesday moving and installing a huge, high-tech piece of cancer fighting equipment at the new Center for Proton Therapy.

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Proton therapy: A new weapon against cancer in North Texas

| May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

IRVING — Just off Highway 114 and Royal Lane in Las Colinas, the Texas Center for Proton Therapy looks like an ordinary office building under construction. On the inside, however, it is a complicated concrete cavern designed to cure cancer. “It’s complex,” explained project manager Sean Ashcroft

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Study: Proton therapy could cure prostate cancer

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

HAMPTON — A recent study shows people who underwent proton therapy were almost cancer free five years after treatment. The study published last month by the University of Florida indicates low- and intermediate-risk cancer patients were 99% cancer free and those at high risk were 76% cancer free

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Provision Treats First Proton Therapy Patients in Tennessee

Three prostate cancer patients were among the first to receive proton therapy in the state of Tennessee today. Provision Center for Proton Therapy, located in Knoxville, treated it

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New Infographic from Loma Linda University Medical Center Reveals Efficacy and Experience in Proton Therapy for Cancer …

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

A new infographic highlighting the efficacy of proton therapy in successfully treating cancer and allowing people to return to a comfortable quality of life has been issued by Loma Linda University Medical Center.

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150th Prostate Cancer Patient Completes Treatment at Procure Proton Therapy Center in New Jersey

| October 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Somerset, NJ (October 1, 2013) — As Prostate Cancer Awareness Month comes to a close, ProCure Proton Therapy Center in Somerset, NJ today announced that 150 prostate cancer patients have successfully completed proton therapy treatment, a precise radiation treatment for cancer without many of the short- and long-term side effects often experienced with standard X-ray radiation.

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