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Mevion Medical Systems Delivers the World's First Superconducting Synchrocyclotron for Proton Therapy to Barnes Jewish Hospital
Date:10/31/2011

ment in radiation therapy to our cancer-fighting arsenal," says Jeff Bradley, MD, director of the S. Lee Kling Center for Proton Therapy at Siteman Cancer Center.

This installation of the MEVION S250 at Barnes Jewish Hospital is to be completed early next year.  Two additional facilities are also in the midst of installation; Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick, NJ and Oklahoma University in Oklahoma City, OK.  Both of these installations are also to be completed in 2012.

ABOUT MEVION MEDICAL SYSTEMS

Mevion Medical Systems, Inc. (formerly Still River Systems, Inc.) is a radiation therapy company dedicated to advancing the treatment of cancer. As the pioneering developer of modern proton therapy systems, Mevion provides innovative, safe, and effective solutions by transforming advances in medical technology and science into practical clinical reality.

Mevion's flagship product, the MEVION S250 Proton Therapy System, is designed to preserve all of the treatment benefits of traditional proton therapy systems while removing the obstacles of size, cost, and complexity. Realizing this vision, Mevion has forever changed the economics and accessibility of proton therapy worldwide.

Founded in 2004, Mevion is a privately held company headquartered in the Boston metropolitan area with international offices in the United Kingdom and Japan.

The United States Food and Drug Administration has not cleared the MEVION S250 Proton Therapy System for clinical use.

Visit us at: www.mevion.com


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