Quantcast

Latest South Florida Proton Center Stories

2008-07-28 09:01:47

MIAMI, July 28 /PRNewswire/ -- The South Florida Proton Center and University of Miami Miller School of Medicine announce the first university affiliated proton treatment facility in South Florida. The $85-100 million facility, officially "The South Florida Proton Center at The University of Miami," will be located at the new UM Life Sciences Park and will be a LEED certified green building. Proton therapy uses a sophisticated system with a particle accelerator to precisely deposit...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'