IFA-TSL, The Svedberg laboratory

Proton therapy 60 years

2017-12-14

60 years since the world's first proton beam treatment was given in Uppsala.

On November 23, 2017, it was 60 years since the world's first proton beam treatment of a cancer patient was performed. This occurred at the then Gustaf Werner Institute of Nuclear Chemistry, today The Svedberg Laboratory. Learn more about the historical event.