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TERAPET — from CERN physics to cancer therapy


What happens when we apply fundamental science to real-world challenges?


Today, TERAPET is a Swiss medical technology start-up, but the idea did not start off in the business world. Two of the three founders had the idea when working on proton beam technology here at CERN. 

C-Robot used at CLEAR to advance cancer research

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