The Varian ProBeam Compact system is a single-room system capable of fully rotational intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT), which allows the beam to be modulated around irregular shapes. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center announced Thursday that it will build a proton therapy program at UHealth Tower, formerly UM Hospital — marking the second proton therapy cancer program in the region after last year’s launch of the Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida.
The Varian ProBeam Compact system is a single-room system capable of fully rotational intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT), which allows the beam to be modulated around irregular shapes. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center announced Thursday that it will build a proton therapy program at UHealth Tower, formerly UM Hospital — marking the second proton therapy cancer program in the region after last year’s launch of the Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida. Weinberg-Clark Photography
The Varian ProBeam Compact system is a single-room system capable of fully rotational intensity modulated proton therapy (IMPT), which allows the beam to be modulated around irregular shapes. Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center announced Thursday that it will build a proton therapy program at UHealth Tower, formerly UM Hospital — marking the second proton therapy cancer program in the region after last year’s launch of the Miami Cancer Institute at Baptist Health South Florida. Weinberg-Clark Photography

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January 25, 2018 04:21 PM