4 Benefits of Proton Therapy

Over the past two decades, proton therapy technology has become more compact and the cost of proton therapy systems has dropped. Today, more than 160,000 people worldwide have received proton [...]

The Trend Towards Pencil Beam Scanning

One of the trends noted at the American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) 2018 meeting was the move towards pencil beam scanning. The move towards pencil beam scanning is driven by research [...]

Advantages of synchrotron technology

What is a synchrotron? A synchrotron is a type of particle accelerator. A particle accelerator is a type of machine that uses electromagnetic fields to accelerate charged particles to very high [...]

Proton Therapy and Pediatric Cancers

Proton therapy, or proton beam therapy, is a type of radiation therapy used in the treatment of cancer. Unlike photon-based forms of external beam radiotherapy, proton therapy enables an intense [...]