Varian's ProBeam® system stands apart from other proton-therapy systems because it uses pencil-beam scanning with its unprecedented precision. Clinicians can therefore treat larger and more complex tumours, while at the same time sparing more of the healthy tissue. Only pencil-beam scanning, and not the passive scattering delivery of proton therapy, can deliver intensity-modulated proton therapy (IMPT). For more than a decade, Varian's research and development in proton therapy has focussed exclusively on this advanced form of pencil-beam scanning. The use of proton therapy—partnered with the accuracy of pencil-beam scanning—offers the optimal tumour control.
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