Predictive Maintenance: What Service Can Learn From Drag Racing

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Supporting and servicing a proton therapy center is very challenging because it involves maintaining many new complex devices in an intense clinical environment. Learn how Varian's predictive maintenance program help assure customer success.

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Unleashing the Power of Proton Therapy with Machine Learning

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The number of operational treatment rooms will likely double within the next five years. While patients will have more access to proton therapy, the growth of new centers presents new challenges. Learn how Varian is mitigating these challenges using knowl...

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Successful Usability Evaluation of the In-Room CT Workflow on the ProBeam® System at Holland Particle Therapy Centre

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User-focused design is a corner stone of Varian’s product realization process. The recent usability evaluation of the in-room CT workflow on the ProBeam system received positive feedback by users at HollandPTC.

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From Commissioning a Proton Center to First Treatment in Just Eight Weeks

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When we opened our 89,000 square feet proton therapy facility at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and University of Cincinnati Medical Center on August 2016, it took just six weeks to commission the new center.

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Varian Sponsored Publishing Competition: Advanced Applications for Most Challenging Cases

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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.

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Unleashing the Power of Proton Therapy at ESTRO and PTCOG

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Varian’s Particle Therapy division will be showcasing the latest in proton therapy solutions at the Annual Meetings of ESTRO and PTCOG in May.

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Advanced Form of Proton Therapy for Lung Cancer Recurrence

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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.

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Successful Hands-On Training of the Eclipse™ Treatment Planning for Proton Therapy

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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.

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Proton Therapy Visibility Expands to TV

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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 w...

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Radiobiology and the Impact to Proton Therapy

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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 therap...

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