Vol.2 New Era of Radiation Therapy to Fight Cancer

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This issue highlights Hokkaido University’s proton beam therapy system that has enabled high-precision cancer treatment and other on-going research to fight cancer. The issue also showcases a variety of research activities, from anthropology to material science, taking place at the university.


New era of radiation therapy to fight cancer

Research in Focus

  1. Spearheading global fight against cancer with proton therapy
  2. Endless pursuit of improved four-dimensional tumor-tracking system
  3. Forecasting biological damage caused by proton therapy
  4. Fighting cancer radioresistance and invasiveness
  5. Radiomics: A quantitative approach for high precision diagnostic imaging

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Updated on   December 17, 2020