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Building world’s first prototype to track moving tumors with real-time MRI during proton therapy – News-Medical.Net

Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf want to build the world’s first prototype that tracks moving tumors with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)…

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Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR) want to build the world’s first prototype that tracks moving tumors with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in real time during proton therapy. They are combining a rotating open MRI device, designed for the LINAC-MR system from Alberta Health Services, with an actively scanned clinical-akin proton beam at OncoRay, the Dresden-based National Center for Radiation Research in Oncology.
The rotating MRI device is produced by ASG Superconductors,…

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