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Join The #ProtonBeam Therapy Twitter Chat on Tuesday

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and the American Association for Cancer Research host Twitter Chat   Mayo Clinic Cancer Center and the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) will partner with TIME magazine for a Twitter chat titled, “The Role of Proton Beam Therapy in Cancer Care.” Tuesday, Sept. 23, 1-2 [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 8/6/14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=03QYdOjXpDk Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: Oboe player Proton beam therapy Table and sea salt - what's the difference? Click here for script.

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Proton therapy has advantages over IMRT for advanced head and neck cancers, Mayo study finds

Rochester, Minn. -- A new study by radiation oncologists at Mayo Clinic comparing the world’s literature on outcomes of proton beam therapy in the treatment of a variety of advanced head and neck cancers of the skull base compared to intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) has found that proton beam [...]

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Mayo Clinic Receives $100 Million Gift to Support Proton Beam Therapy Program

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic today announced long-time patient and philanthropist Richard O. Jacobson has given a $100 million gift to help establish the multi-site Mayo Clinic Proton Beam Therapy Program. This is the largest outright gift in the clinic’s history, as well as the largest gift Mr. Jacobson has [...]

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayo Clinic to Host Media Tour of New Proton Beam Therapy Facility

WHAT: Construction on the Richard O. Jacobson Building, home to the Mayo Clinic proton beam therapy program, is now complete. Over the next 15 months, physicians, scientists and technicians will calibrate and test equipment in advance of the facility’s scheduled opening in the summer of 2015. Information on proton beam [...]

Created by Joe Dangor

Mayo Clinic Cancer Center to be Consolidated on Phoenix Campus

PHOENIX, Arizona — August 20, 2012.  Mayo Clinic has been granted approval for construction of a 217,200 square-foot building on its Phoenix campus, a major expansion that will create a single-site, integrated Cancer Center. Mayo Clinic Cancer Center is the only National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center with a multi-site, [...]

Created by Carol Benson

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