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  • Better tumor visualization:

    First patient in Europe treated with new hybrid radiotherapy device MR-Linac

    | 19.07.2018

    Two become one: For the first time in Europe, Heidelberg implemented an “MR-Linac”, a new combination radiotherapy device which enables precise tumor imaging during radiation.

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  • Heidelberg hematologist receives cancer award

    | 09.02.2018

    Prof. Dr. Hartmut Goldschmidt has been awarded the German Cancer Award for the research and therapy optimization of multiple myeloma.

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  • Sleep better during radiation therapy

    | 06.02.2018

    According to one study, physical strength-training helps improve the sleep quality of breast cancer patients during radiation therapy.

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  • Radiation Dose During Computed Tomography Reduced by Half

    | 01.11.2017

    The Department for Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology at Heidelberg University Hospital was distinguished for outstanding commitment in the area of radiation protection during computed tomography. In Heidelberg, radiation levels have remained markedly below the nationally stipulated levels of Germany.

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  • Verified Strength of Research with Nine "Highly Cited Researchers"

    | 01.11.2017

    Publications of nine "highly cited researchers" of Heidelberg University were among the world's most cited, according to an international evaluation. Thus, Heidelberg University is excellently positioned and the most successful University in Germany.

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