Research

Mayo Clinic doctors and scientists are studying the latest radiation therapy techniques, including proton beam therapy.

Research into 3-D conformal radiation and other advanced forms of radiation therapy is done in conjunction with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center has been designated a comprehensive cancer center by the National Cancer Institute (NCI). NCI-designated cancer centers are characterized by scientific excellence and the capability to integrate a diversity of research approaches to focus on the problem of cancer.

Publications

See a list of publications about 3-D conformal radiation by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Sept. 06, 2017
References
  1. External beam radiation therapy. RT Answers. http://www.rtanswers.org/External-Beam-Radiation-Therapy/. Accessed Aug. 11, 2017.
  2. Gunderson LL, et al., eds. Intensity-modulated and image-guided radiation therapy. In: Clinical Radiation Oncology, 4th ed. Philadelphia, Pa.: Elsevier; 2016. https://www.clinicalkey.com. Accessed Aug. 11, 2017.
  3. Warner KJ. Allscripts EPSi. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Jan. 31, 2017.