Planning and Delivery of FLASH on a ProBeam System in Non-clinical Mode: a Pre-clinical Study

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Presentation from the PTCOG annual meeting in Manchester on the techniques employed to enable the first ever FLASH irradiations with a ProBeam system, performed on mice in a non-clinical mode.

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FIRST FLASHFORWARD™ CONSORTIUM MEETING

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Varian hosted the first meeting of the FlashForward Consortium in Atlanta, Georgia. The two-day meeting was attended by 50 Consortium members representing 14 institutions from around the globe, including key opinion leaders in the field of radiation oncol...

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Setting up a proton therapy center in Denmark

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The Danish Center for Particle Therapy (DCPT) celebrated the treatment of the first patient on Tuesday, the 29th of January. This was the starting point of clinical operation after several years of work on the establishment and preparation of the center.

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Patient Success Story from Maryland Proton Treatment Center

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Varian is excited to share the story of Frank Rosenthal, a patient from the Maryland Proton Treatment Center.

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Smaller Size and Ultra-Fast Speed: Varian Announces exciting developments in Proton Therapy

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During the Varian User Meeting held at this year’s ASTRO Conference in San Antonio, TX, we announced two exciting developments in proton therapy: ProBeam® 360° Proton Therapy System and FlashForward™ Consortium.

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The Benefits of Proton Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT)

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Stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) is increasingly used as a result of its ability to spare healthy tissue, as well as for its enhanced tumor control and curative potential. Dr. Simone shares his clinical experience on the effectiveness of Proton ...

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Introducing the Intrepid Proton-Man

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Proton-Man symbolizes the determination and technology that doctors employ when they utilize proton therapy to fight cancer. Proton-Man's mission is to spread the word about proton therapy and show kids how their treatment process works. Learn how it all ...

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Taking a Closer Look at IMPT—and Future Opportunities for Enhancement of Technology

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The potential benefits of proton therapy have yet to be realized. That motivated a group of us to undertake a comprehensive look at the physics and technology powering intensity-modulated proton therapy.

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Varian Highlighting Continued Growth and Advancements in Particle Therapy at ASTRO

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Varian will be showcasing it's ProBeam® Proton Therapy System, configurable single-room and multi-room solutions with 360 degree gantries. Along with other several advanced technologies including: RapidScan™, RapidPlan™, and iterative CBCT.

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National Campaign Launched to Address Proton Therapy Insurance Barriers

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The Alliance for Proton Therapy Access (the Alliance) is an advocacy organization working to make sure all cancer patients seeking proton therapy receive fair and timely payment decisions from their health insurers.

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