Current Status of Gunma University Heavy Ion Medical Center

T. Nakano, T. Ohno, H. Katoh, T. Tamaki, Y. Yoshida, K. Yusa, M. Tashiro, K. Torikai, H. Shimada, M. Sakama, T. Kanai & S. Yamada
A carbon-ion radiotherapy facility, Gunma University Heavy Ion Medical Center, is currently being constructed in Gunma, Japan. This Center is the first "compact" carbon-ion therapy facility to accomplish the medical application of carbon-ion beam technology developed by the National Institute[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]