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2010-03-11 07:00:00

MUNICH, March 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Clinicians at the Rinecker Proton Therapy Center (RPTC) in Munich have treated their 100th patient using advanced proton therapy systems supplied by Varian Medical Systems (NYSE: VAR).

2009-11-24 18:27:00

PARIS, November 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Eutelsat set to double resources at key 36 degrees East neighbourhood The W7 satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has been successfully lofted into orbit by a Proton Breeze M rocket supplied by ILS.

2009-11-23 10:04:00

PARIS, November 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) has been advised by ILS of a 24-hour postponement of the launch of the W7 satellite by a Proton rocket.

2009-11-19 09:40:50

A recent experiment at the Department of Energy's Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility has found that a proton's nearest neighbors in the nucleus of the atom may modify the proton's internal structure.

2009-11-17 11:30:00

WALLINGFORD, Conn., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Global hydrogen energy leader Proton Energy Systems announced today it is launching a $1 million scholarship program aimed at high school seniors across the nation.

2009-11-02 10:26:00

PARIS, November 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The W7 satellite of Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL) arrived at the Baikonour Cosmodrome on October 20, and is now in final stages of preparation for launch on November 23 by International Launch Services (ILS) on board a Proton Breeze M booster. The Proton lift-off is scheduled on November 23 at 14.22 GMT (15.22 CET). Built for Eutelsat by Thales Alenia Space, Eutelsat's newest and most powerful satellite to date will be colocated...

2009-09-17 08:42:39

In recent years several Large-Scale Scientific Facilities (LSSF) for nuclear, hadronic, and particle physics have been upgraded and constructed in China.

2009-09-08 07:30:00

LITTLETON, Mass., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Still River Systems, Inc., a privately held medical device manufacturer developing a revolutionary, affordable proton therapy delivery system for the treatment of cancer, today announced that the company has appointed Joseph K.

Word of the Day
  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.