Next Generation Proton Therapy System for Cancer Treatment Set for Release This Year
“The last six months have been very exciting,” said
The heart of the Monarch250, a superconducting magnet developed in an industrial and academic partnership with the
Still River’s Monarch250 proton therapy system, a unique and compact machine, was developed to provide proton therapy at a greatly reduced cost and size. In addition, Still River Systems has incorporated the latest advancements in radiation therapy patient management with its innovative accelerator technology, including a robotic couch for patient positioning, dedicated proton therapy treatment planning, cone beam CT imaging, and motion management. All of these clinical systems have been integrated within the Monarch250 platform. “Our goal is to provide our customers with a fully integrated, turnkey proton therapy solution with the most advanced clinical systems for patient management” said Dr.
Still River Systems first installation sites, Barnes Jewish Hospital in
Still River Systems, based in
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