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Forty years since the first PET image at CERN

Marilena Streit-Bianchi reminisces about her role in the first PET (positron-emission tomography) image taken at CERN

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21 December, 2017
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21 December, 2017

Register now for public lecture on medical applications

Register for ‘Particles that fight cancer: the use of protons and carbon ion in cancer therapy’ which will take place on 20 November from 4-6pm

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13 November, 2014
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13 November, 2014

Accelerating innovation…in medicine

An upcoming series of seminars will highlight the potential of particle-phyics research for applications in medicine, says Steve Myers

Opinion
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08 July, 2014
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Opinion
08 July, 2014

Modifications to the rules of the CERN health insurance scheme

Modifications to the rules of the CERN health insurance scheme (CHIS) - edition 1 January 2012

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26 June, 2014
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26 June, 2014

Taking biomedical research at CERN to the next level

The head of CERN's Medical Application Programme addresses a medical conference 60 years after the first use of protons to treat cancer

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20 February, 2014
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20 February, 2014

Physics meets medicine at ICTR-PHE conference

From 10 to 14 February in Geneva, physicists, medical doctors and life-science experts will discuss innovative techniques in the fight against cancer

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10 February, 2014
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10 February, 2014

The GHOST in the machine

New software based on CERN's particle simulation toolkit Geant4 is being used to assess radiation doses in cancer treatment

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Computing
13 August, 2013
Computing
News
13 August, 2013

Accelerators for medicine

CERN signs a new collaboration agreement with industry to transfer accelerator technology to the medical field

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11 April, 2013
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11 April, 2013

Medical imaging network passes midterm review

At CERN today, European Commission representatives gave the green light to the continuation of the ENTERVISION network for imaging in particle therapy

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11 January, 2013
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11 January, 2013

ACE

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