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What does BNCT stand for?

BNCT stands for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy


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Since the 1930s, scientists have sought success with a cancer treatment known as boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT)," Hawthorne, a recent winner of the National Medal of Science awarded by President Obama in the White House, said.
Since the 1930s, scientists have sought success with a cancer treatment known as boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT)," Hawthorne, a recent winner of the National Medal of Science awarded by President Obama in the White House, said.
The experimental method, called boron neutron capture therapy, involves injecting boron atoms into the diseased organ and using a neutron beam to split them into destructive high-energy particles.
Radiation Therapy/Oncology: Radiation oncology; Combination Chemotherapy and Radiation Therapy; Brachytherapy; Brachytherapy for the Prevention of Restenosis in Peripheral Arteries Following PTA of the Femoropopliteal System; Intracoronary Brachytherapy; Breast Conservation Therapy in the Management of Invasive Breast Cancer; Neutron Beam Radiotherapy; Proton Beam Radiotherapy; Stereotactic radiosurgery; Transperineal Brachytherapy for prostate cancer; Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) For Glioblastoma Multiforme; Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy; Radiation Therapy web sites.