Cancer treatment: proton beam therapy coming to UK

cancer treatment : proton therapy
June 22nd, 2016

The UK will be opening its first NHS proton beam therapy facility in 2018. The two facilities, the UCLH Foundation Trust in London and The Christie in Manchester, had £250m in government funding approved in 2015. At UCLH, the facility will be located underground. Thick concrete walls and steel plates will meet stringent shielding requirements […]