Proton Therapy Offers Benefit over Conventional Radiotherapy for Some Types of Cancer

By Guest Writer - March 27, 2023

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Proton therapy uses positively charged particles that are energized to deposit its dose in tumors. It’s more precise and reduces risk of long-term toxicity. This technology can improve cure rates and lessen side effects. Learn more about this tool in our arsenal from Dr. Ronica Nanda in Moffitt’s Radiation Oncology Program.


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