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May 08, 2017 | Proton News - Bill Hansen
Do you have challenging cases demonstrating innovative treatment plans for IMPT that you would like to share with your peers? Varian is excited to sponsor a publishing competition presented by Cureus Journal of Medical Science. Read more >
Apr 25, 2017 | Proton News - Bill Hansen
Varian’s Particle Therapy division will be showcasing the latest in proton therapy solutions at the Annual Meetings of ESTRO and PTCOG in May. Read more >
Apr 11, 2017 | Proton News - Bill Hansen
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center recently presented data at the 2017 Multidisciplinary Thoracic Cancers Symposium which shows early promise for the treatment of recurrent lung cancer with advanced form of proton therapy. Read more >
Mar 28, 2017 | Proton News
As more and more proton centers come online, the need for training remains high. In response to the increased demands for continued education, Varian developed a hands-on course using the Eclipse™ Treatment Planning System for Proton Therapy. Read more >
Feb 28, 2017 | Proton News - Bill Hansen
Today there are 60 operating proton centers around the world, but that number will more than double by 2021. As the number of proton centers grow, so do the number of interest stories about patients that have received this cancer fighting therapy. This week on Emmerdale, a popular soap opera in the UK, a similar storyline is playing out on TV. Read more >
Feb 14, 2017 | Professor Ricky Sharma, MA, FRCP, FRCR, PhD
Recent advancements in radiobiology research have revealed new opportunities for Proton Therapy. The application of radiobiology should allow us to further improve the therapeutic index for patients with cancer by maximising effectiveness of proton therapy whilst minimising side effects to normal tissues. Read more >