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A Treatment Vaccine for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines [2016.05.20]
A planned phase 2 trial will test a PSA protein-based immunotherapeutic vaccine in men at the time of clinical presentation with early-stage prostate cancer.
Medscape Medical News

Genetic biomarker may predict nerve pain side effects associated with prostate cancer treatment
Source: Pain / Anesthetics News From Medical News Today [2016.05.16]
New study finds genetic alterations in the VAC14 gene are associated with an increased risk of docetaxel-induced peripheral neuropathy in prostate cancer patients.

Radiotherapy halves deaths from prostate cancer 15 years after diagnosis
Source: Endocrinology News From Medical News Today [2016.05.10]
A longitudinal Nordic study, comparing the results of hormone (antiandrogen) therapy with or without the addition of local radiotherapy, shows that a combination of treatments halves the risk of...

Could 'Breast Cancer Genes' Play Role in Prostate Cancer, Too?
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.05.10]
Title: Could 'Breast Cancer Genes' Play Role in Prostate Cancer, Too?
Category: Health News
Created: 5/9/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/10/2016 12:00:00 AM

BRCA gene mutations associated with increased prostate cancer risk
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.09]
Though predominantly known for their increased associations with breast cancer risk, germline mutations in the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes are also associated with an increased susceptibility to other...

Prostate cancer: Testosterone therapy 'does not increase aggressive disease risk'
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.09]
A study using Swedish data finds men prescribed testosterone for over a year had no overall rise in prostate cancer risk, and they showed a 50 percent fall in aggressive disease.

New data highlight shifts in diagnosis and management of prostate cancer
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.07]
Three new studies being presented during this year's Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Urological Association highlight differing approaches in the diagnosis and management of prostate...

Patient-physician communication is critical for prostate cancer survivors' health
Source: Primary Care / General Practice News From Medical News Today [2016.05.04]
For prostate cancer patients who had their prostates surgically removed, patient-physician communication was key for helping them cope with their disease and for improving their health-related...

Prostate cancer: new drugs show promise against aggressive, resistant forms
Source: Pharma Industry / Biotech Industry News From Medical News Today [2016.05.03]
Tests in mice show that new drugs called Hsp90 inhibitors can disable a mechanism in prostate cancer cells that allows them to evade standard treatment.

Potential cause identified for prostate cancer treatment resistance among African-American men
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.02]
Improper functioning of the mitochondria, a cell's source of energy, may help account for the fact that African-American men with prostate cancer respond poorly to the same conventional therapies...

New cancer drugs could treat lethal resistant prostate cancers
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.01]
Men with aggressive prostate cancer that has stopped responding to conventional treatment could potentially benefit from a new class of cancer drug designed to overcome drug resistance, a new study...

Quality of prostate cancer care improving in Victoria
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.01]
Research published in Medical Journal of Australia has found that the overall quality of care for prostate cancer patients has improved in Victoria.

Could Certain Fatty Foods Be Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.25]
Title: Could Certain Fatty Foods Be Linked to Aggressive Prostate Cancer?
Category: Health News
Created: 4/22/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/25/2016 12:00:00 AM

VolitionRx announces study results showing NuQ® blood test detects prostate cancer early with significantly higher accuracy than PSA test
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.21]
VolitionRx Limited has announced that a single NuQ® biomarker assay detected 71% of early stage I prostate cancer cases at 93% specificity.

UT Southwestern research shows 98 percent cure rate for prostate cancer using SBRT
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.19]
A five-year study shows that Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) to treat prostate cancer offers a higher cure rate than more traditional approaches, according to researchers at UT...

Regular Exercise May Boost Prostate Cancer Survival
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.18]
Title: Regular Exercise May Boost Prostate Cancer Survival
Category: Health News
Created: 4/18/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/18/2016 12:00:00 AM

Drop in cigarette smoking linked to decline in prostate cancer deaths
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.14]
Declines in prostate cancer deaths from 1999 through 2010 parallel declines in the number of men who smoke cigarettes, Johns Hopkins researchers report.

Prostate cancer hormone therapy may increase risk of depression
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.13]
Men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for localized prostate cancer have a significantly higher risk of developing depression, according to a new study.

More than 3 percent of men on active surveillance for prostate cancer may have metastases
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.12]
Radical treatment such as surgery and radiation for localized prostate cancer may cause significant side effects.

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.12]
Title: Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Tied to Depression
Category: Health News
Created: 4/11/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/12/2016 12:00:00 AM

New research suggests that early life factors could increase prostate cancer risk
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.07]
Factors that influence when boys go through puberty could affect a man's future risk of developing prostate cancer, a large study funded by World Cancer Research Fund has found1.

Shortened RT schedule benefits low-risk prostate cancer patients
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.07]
The treatment of men with low-risk prostate cancer using a shortened radiotherapy schedule has similar efficacy as treatment with the longer conventional radiotherapy schedule.

High-Dose Radiation May Be No Better for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.07]
Title: High-Dose Radiation May Be No Better for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 4/6/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/7/2016 12:00:00 AM

Sugary Drinks, 'Bad' Carbs Tied to Breast, Prostate Cancers
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.06]
Title: Sugary Drinks, 'Bad' Carbs Tied to Breast, Prostate Cancers
Category: Health News
Created: 4/5/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

Shorter, Intensive Radiation Works for Prostate Cancer: Study
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.04.05]
Title: Shorter, Intensive Radiation Works for Prostate Cancer: Study
Category: Health News
Created: 4/4/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Hospital Volume Tied to Success of Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Cancer Specialty [2016.03.17]
Title: Hospital Volume Tied to Success of Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer
Category: Health News
Created: 3/16/2016 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/17/2016 12:00:00 AM

Prostate Cancer Screening, Detection Both Down in U.S., Studies Say
Source: MedicineNet Prostate Specific Antigen Specialty [2015.11.17]
Title: Prostate Cancer Screening, Detection Both Down in U.S., Studies Say
Category: Health News
Created: 11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/17/2015 12:00:00 AM

Prostate Cancer
Source: MedicineNet Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia Specialty [2015.11.12]
Title: Prostate Cancer
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/12/2015 12:00:00 AM

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.

Studies demonstrate protective effects of testosterone in hypogonadal men
Source: Endocrinology News From Medical News Today [2016.05.07]
Maintaining healthy levels of testosterone (T) may decrease a man's risk of developing not only prostate cancer, but also other metabolic conditions, according to new research being presented at the...

Study suggests chemotherapy after radical prostatectomy may benefit men who are at high risk for relapse
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.05.07]
Not all men with prostate cancer benefit from adjuvant chemotherapy after radical prostatectomy; however, African American men and men with a higher tumor stage may, according to a new U.S.

New technology quantifies effects of prostate tumor laser ablation
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.20]
Effort to understand risks of treatment, and prognostic clues to long-term outcomes. Prostate cancers are either low-grade, low-risk forms that may be monitored but otherwise untreated.

Demand for radiotherapy will rise substantially over next ten years; planning to deal with increase in new cancer cases should start now
Source: Radiology / Nuclear Medicine News From Medical News Today [2016.04.18]
The demand for radiotherapy across all European countries will increase by an average of 16% between 2012 and 2025, with the highest expected increase being for prostate cancer cases (24%)...

Highly processed carbohydrates impact cancer risk
Source: Prostate / Prostate Cancer News From Medical News Today [2016.04.06]
Highly processed carbohydrate intake is linked with higher rates of prostate cancer, while intake of legumes, fruits and vegetables correlates with lower risk of breast cancer.

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