Recently more than one hundred researchers followed an invitation to a brainstorming meeting on the topic of a future dedicated radio-biological and radio-physical research center. 100 more joint the meeting via webcast. After a day of presentations and discussions it was clear, that an urgent need for such a development exists, resulting in a community call for the construction of a dedicated laboratory. Below we comment on the essential points.
Radiotherapy and Oncology, 2012, Vol 105, Issue 1, p. 1-3