Development of Carbon-Ion Radiotherapy Facilities at NIRS


Radiotherapy using high-energy carbon beams from the Heavy Ion Medical Accelerator in Chiba has been carried out at the National Institute of Radiological Sciences (NIRS) since June 1994, and more than 10 000 patients have been treated to date. With the prospective clinical results for the first ten years, we designed a compact accelerator facility for… (More)

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