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Northern Illinois Proton Center on the Verge of Major Medical Breakthrough
Date:2/24/2010

rs," said Lewis.  "We believe establishing these types of collaborative efforts are the key to innovation and progress."

In fact, NIU is currently in discussions with longtime partner Argonne National Laboratory's Computer Science Division to use their cluster of 24 Graphical Processor Units (GPUs) to attain fast image reconstruction.  GPUs are popularly associated with today's impressive video gaming technology, but their remarkable power is now needed to help in the fight against cancer.

"We are very grateful to all our partners and the spirit of cooperation everyone has showed to make this project possible," said Coutrakon.  "I am excited to be involved and look forward to sharing the final results once we are complete."

While Coutrakon heads up this research project with west coast universities, radiation physicist Wayne Newhauser, Ph.D. is performing additional research at the University of Texas' MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston.  Since the beginning of NIPTRC's 2008 partnership with UT, Newhauser and his colleagues have published 16 peer-reviewed papers about proton therapy that result from support provided by NIPTRC in collaboration with NIPTRC's clinical partner Northwestern Medical Facu
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