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June 25, 2019

California Protons is Now Affiliated with UC San Diego Health Cancer Network

SAN DIEGO, CA – As of May 2019, California Protons Cancer Therapy Center is now affiliated with UC San Diego Health Cancer Network, giving more patients access to world-class, lifesaving proton therapy treatment provided by radiation oncologists from Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health, San Diego’s only National Cancer Institute-Designated Comprehensive Cancer Center.

April 29, 2019

Judge Recuses Himself from UnitedHealthcare Proton Therapy Lawsuits 

Modern Healthcare reports that at least two lawsuits have been filed against UnitedHealthcare in the last two months alleging the insurance company improperly denied patients coverage for a certain type of cancer treatment that insurers have long been reluctant to pay for.

March 31, 2019

California Protons Cancer Therapy Center Invites Patients to Enroll in Breast Cancer Study and Clinical Trial 

SAN DIEGO, CA – California Protons Cancer Therapy Center today announced two major efforts representing significant steps forward in breast cancer treatment research involving its noninvasive, targeted proton therapy. Current California Protons patients as of Feb. 4, 2019, are invited to enroll in the Proton Collaborative Group (PCG) Registry of more than 13,000 patients. Separately, the PCG BRE007-12 Partial Breast Irradiation in early stage breast cancer clinical trial will enroll around five to eight females per year.