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IBA Signs Formal Contract to Install the First Proton Therapy Center in The Netherlands IBA Signs Formal Contract to Install the First Proton Therapy Center in The Netherlands

IBA (Ion Beam Applications S.A.), the world's leading provider of proton therapy solutions for the treatment of cancer, announces that it has signed a formal contract with the University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) to establish the first proton therapy center in The Netherlands, in Groningen.

Are mobile medical apps good for our health? A new study by Research Now reveals that doctors and patients say 'yes' Are mobile medical apps good for our health? A new study by Research Now reveals that doctors and patients say 'yes'

The study looks into the use of mobile health apps and assesses their potential in healthcare. Digital data collection provider, Research Now, spoke to 500 healthcare professionals and 1,000 health app users in the UK.

Scripps Florida Scientists Uncover How Molecule Protects Brain Cells in Parkinson’s Disease Model Scripps Florida Scientists Uncover How Molecule Protects Brain Cells in Parkinson’s Disease Model

Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have found how a widely known but little-studied enzyme protects brain cells in models of Parkinson’s disease.

Drugs to prevent hearing loss expected within 5 years Drugs to prevent hearing loss expected within 5 years

The first drugs to treat hearing conditions could be available by 2020 according to a new report launched today by charity Action on Hearing Loss (formerly RNID).

Brain Training Instead of Medication to Counter Insomnia Brain Training Instead of Medication to Counter Insomnia

The ability to finally enjoy a good night's sleep is something that can be learned. An Austrian Science Fund FWF project has investigated how this can best be learned and who responds best to such "brain training".

Parexel Strengthens Commitment to Global Biopharmaceutical Workforce With New Parexel Academy Programs Parexel Strengthens Commitment to Global Biopharmaceutical Workforce With New Parexel Academy Programs

• Bachelor of Science Degree in Clinical Research offered in Europe• Postgraduate Certificate in Clinical Trial Management offered in North America• Joint Program for Clinical Research and Clinical Trial Management offered in Asia