A key part of the UK’s first high-energy proton beam machine has been delivered to its new residence in Newport.
Proton Companions Worldwide (PPI) acquired the half that can hearth the cancer-treating beam at its Rutherford Most cancers Centre.
PPI stated the UK’s “most-advanced piece of most cancers equipment” may rework therapy for 500 sufferers a 12 months.
At the moment, solely low-energy therapy is out there within the UK for uncommon eye cancers.
PPI’s chief government, Mike Moran, stated it was a “nice day” for the UK.