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The University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute provides more than a chance to give patients the best in cancer treatment; it's also a unique opportunity to advance the field of cancer therapeutics through clinical research. Since proton therapy is relatively new, awareness of this cancer treatment is still building. The University of Florida Proton Therapy Institute is dedicated to promoting its many benefits, and increasing its availability.
Alex gets the all-clear, five years after dire prognosis
October 8, 2013
Schoolboy Alex Barnes has been given the "all-clear" from cancer – five years after his parents were told his survival chances were slim. The nine-year-old, from Fleckney, underwent pioneering treatment in the US in 2008 after he was diagnosed with an aggressive brain tumour. Leicester Mercury
Proton therapy helps patient beat prostate cancer
June 5, 2013
Proton therapy patient talks about successful treatment. News4jax.com
New Vero technology changing cancer treatment
January 2, 2013
First Coast News
Vero lets UF track tumors' travel in the body
December 30, 2012
New SBRT radiation treatment tracks tumors as they move
December 19, 2012
Dr. Nancy Mendenhall discusses 5-year success of protons for prostate cancer
December 12, 2012
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