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Photodynamic Therapy for Prostate Cancer Shows Early Promise
Source: Medscape Urology Headlines [2017.02.24]
Initial study results using photodynamic therapy for shrinking prostate cancer size are promising and demonstrate the need for studies with longer follow-up and larger study groups.
Medscape Urology

Novel mutation may be linked to prostate cancer in African American men
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.23]
Researchers have identified a novel mutation that may be associated with prostate cancer in African American men, according to a new study published in PLOS Computational Biology.

In Sunny LA, Prostate Cancer Patients Just Walk Away
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines [2017.02.20]
In a rare real-world study of adherence to active surveillance in Los Angeles, the percentage of men who are lost to follow-up is high, especially among poor patients.
Medscape Medical News

Researchers find a new human androgen receptor structure, key target for the treatment of prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.08]
A team led by researchers of the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (IBUB) and the Research Institute of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau) shows for the...

Hormonal Drug Boosts Survival After Prostate Cancer's Return: Study
Source: MedicineNet Hormone Therapy Specialty [2017.02.02]
Title: Hormonal Drug Boosts Survival After Prostate Cancer's Return: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 2/1/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2017 12:00:00 AM

Predicting and preventing prostate cancer spread
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.27]
University of Adelaide researchers have uncovered a new pathway which regulates the spread of prostate cancer around the body.

Anxiety May Lead to Unneeded Prostate Cancer Treatments
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2017.01.27]
Title: Anxiety May Lead to Unneeded Prostate Cancer Treatments
Category: Health News
Created: 1/27/2017 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/27/2017 12:00:00 AM

Study paves the way for better understanding how prostate cancer spreads around the body
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.25]
Scientists have taken a major leap forward in being able to fully understand how prostate cancer cells acquire their ability to spread from the initial tumour to other areas of the body.

One in four men with suspected prostate cancer could avoid unnecessary biopsy if given an MRI scan first, study estimates
Source: MRI / PET / Ultrasound News From Medical News Today [2017.01.20]
Giving men with suspected prostate cancer an MRI scan could improve diagnosis and save those who do not have aggressive cancers from having an unnecessary biopsy, according to a study published in...

Genetic basis of aggression in prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.10]
New insights into the genetic drivers of prostate cancer that may inform treatment decisions are highlighted in two papers published online in Nature and Nature Communications this week.

Research helps explain why androgen-deprivation therapy doesn't work for many prostate cancers
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.09]
Metastatic prostate cancer, or prostate cancer that has spread to other organs, is incurable.

Scientists uncover new way to defeat therapy-resistant prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.01.06]
A new study led by scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) sheds light on a signaling circuit in cells that drives therapy resistance in prostate cancer.

Light therapy 'a huge leap forward' for early prostate cancer treatment
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.20]
In a new study, a novel light therapy called VTP led to complete remission in almost half of men with early localized prostate cancer.

New Prostate Cancer Therapy Works Without Severe Side Effects
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.12.20]
Title: New Prostate Cancer Therapy Works Without Severe Side Effects
Category: Health News
Created: 12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

UCLA researchers uncover new evidence linking inflammation and increased prostate cancer risk
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.07]
UCLA researchers have discovered a previously unrecognized type of progenitor cell that, though rare in most regions of the human prostate, is found in uncommonly high numbers in inflamed areas of...

How highs and lows in testosterone levels 'shock' prostate cancer cells to death
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.05]
A strategy of alternately flooding and starving the body of testosterone is producing good results in patients who have metastatic prostate cancer that is resistant to treatment by chemical or...

Why are black men missing from prostate cancer research?
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.25]
Black men are three times more likely to develop prostate cancer than other demographics, yet black men are consistently underrepresented in research studies, say researchers from King's College...

Computer modeling could lead to new method for detecting, managing prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.23]
New research coauthored by Brigham Young University researchers may lead to a more accurate system for early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate cancer.

How to Improve Your Sex Life After Prostate Cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.21]
What is the prostate gland and how can prostate cancer affect sexual behavior? Learn how to manage your sex life after prostate cancer and its treatment.

Advanced Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Treatment, and Outlook
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.18]
Learn all about advanced prostate cancer, how it develops, and the symptoms it causes. This article also looks at survival rates for this condition.

Prostate cancer: Protein that controls cell energy production a disease driver
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.10]
Scientists identify TRAP1 - a protein that regulates energy production in cells - as a driver of prostate cancer and a potential target for treatment.

Marker for aggressive prostate cancer doubles-up as a drug target
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.10]
Researchers have discovered that a marker found on aggressive prostate cancer cells could also be used as a way to guide treatments to the cancer, according to new research presented at the...

Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Specialty [2016.11.09]
Title: Prostate Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/9/2016 12:00:00 AM

Tumour cells in blood samples could predict prostate cancer spread
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.11.07]
Researchers have found a group of circulating tumour cells in prostate cancer patient blood samples which are linked to the spread of the disease, according to new research presented at the...

Vasectomy May Not Raise Prostate Cancer Risk After All
Source: MedicineNet Vasectomy Specialty [2016.09.20]
Title: Vasectomy May Not Raise Prostate Cancer Risk After All
Category: Health News
Created: 9/19/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/20/2016 12:00:00 AM

Radical treatment and examination combined can halve mortality from prostate cancer
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.08.10]
Men with very high-risk prostate cancer, who are treated at hospitals with a high proportion of administered radical local treatment (radiotherapy or prostatectomy), only have half of the mortality...

Prostate Cancer Symptoms, PSA Test, Treatments
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Specific Antigen Specialty [2016.08.08]
Title: Prostate Cancer Symptoms, PSA Test, Treatments
Category: Slideshows
Created: 12/1/2010 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/8/2016 12:00:00 AM

UCLA researchers report high-dose radiation therapy as effective as surgery for aggressive prostate cancer
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.08.02]
The research provides convincing evidence that radiation-based treatments and surgery are equally effective for aggressive prostate cancer.

Markers that cause toxic radiotherapy side-effects in prostate cancer identified
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.07.27]
A new study involving researchers from The University of Manchester looked at the genetic information of more than 1,500 prostate cancer patients and identified two variants linked to increased...

Cancer Experts Criticize Report on Rising Prostate Cancer Numbers
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Specific Antigen Specialty [2016.07.22]
Title: Cancer Experts Criticize Report on Rising Prostate Cancer Numbers
Category: Health News
Created: 7/21/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/22/2016 12:00:00 AM

Robotic bottom may aid prostate cancer diagnosis
Source: Medical Students / Training News From Medical News Today [2016.07.04]
A robotic rectum may help doctors and nurses detect prostate cancer. The technology, which consists of prosthetic buttocks and rectum with in-built robotic technology, has been developed by...

UCLA researchers find a wide variation in costs to treat low-risk prostate cancer
Source: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation News From Medical News Today [2015.11.03]
Now, for the first time, UCLA researchers have described cost across an entire care process for low-risk prostate cancer - from the time a patient checks in for his first appointment to his...

Early Chemo May Boost Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet docetaxel Specialty [2015.05.15]
Title: Early Chemo May Boost Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 5/14/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/15/2015 12:00:00 AM

FDA OKs PET Agent for Prostate Cancer
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.09.12]
WASHINGTON -- The FDA has approved the positron emission tomography (PET) imaging agent Choline C 11 Injection for production and use in detecting recurrent prostate cancer.

Lifestyle, diet may stop or reverse prostate cancer progression
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Urology
The research is the first randomized, controlled trial to show that lifestyle changes may affect cancer progression.

A Patient's Journey: The First That Was Almost Forgotten
Source: MedPage Today Oncology/Hematology [2017.02.19]
(MedPage Today) -- Invited to tell his story to a gathering of prostate cancer specialists, Howard Wolinsky had to elbow his way to the mic

Shape of prostate and compartments within may serve as cancer indicators
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2017.02.03]
Preliminary computerized imaging reveals the shape of the prostate and a compartment within the gland - called the transitional zone - consistently differ in men with prostate cancer than those...

MRI Can Rule Out Need for Biopsy in Men with High PSA (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Radiology [2017.01.27]
(MedPage Today) -- Almost twice as sensitive as TRUS-biopsy for detecting aggressive prostate cancer

Less frequent dosing of drug for patients with bone metastases does not increase risk of fracture, other bone-related events
Source: Bones / Orthopedics News From Medical News Today [2017.01.05]
Among patients with bone metastases due to breast cancer, prostate cancer, or multiple myeloma, use of the bisphosphonate drug zoledronic acid every 12 weeks compared with the standard dosing...

Vitamin E and selenium don't prevent polyps that can lead to colorectal cancer
Source: Colorectal Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.12.26]
Eight years ago, results from a landmark cancer prevention trial run by SWOG showed that a daily dose of vitamin E and selenium did not prevent prostate cancer.

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