NIU Proton Treatment Series
10:55 am
Tue July 1, 2008

How protons help destroy cancer

How protons help destroy cancer

DeKalb, IL – Ground was recently broken for a new medical facility in DuPage County. The non-profit 159-million-dollar Northern Illinois Proton Treatment and Research Center is the first facility of its kind in the state. W-N-I-J's Christopher Hosken explains how proton therapy works, and introduces us to someone who has used it.