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International study of advanced prostate cancer genome finds potential targets for drug therapy

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- BOSTON -- 5/20/2015 The first major effort to canvas the genomic landscape of advanced prostate cancer has revealed that

Urine-based test improves on PSA for detecting prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- A new urine-based test improved prostate cancer detection - including detecting more aggressive forms

Recurrence of prostate cancer detected earlier with innovative PSMA-ligand PET/CT

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- A recent study reported in The Journal of Nuclear Medicine compared use of the novel Ga-68-PSMA-ligand PET/CT with other

Combined radiation and hormonal therapy improves survival in node-positive prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- A new study finds that men with prostate cancer that has spread to nearby lymph nodes, who have a significant risk of dying

Genomic Health Announces Favorable Draft Local Coverage Determination from Palmetto GBA® on Medicare Coverage for the Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer...

Genomic Health Announces Favorable Draft Local Coverage Determination from Palmetto GBA® on Medicare Coverage for the Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test By a News Reporter-Staff

Advanced viral gene therapy eradicates prostate cancer in preclinical experiments

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Gene Therapy Week -- Even with the best available treatments, the median survival of patients with metastatic, hormone-refractory

Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test Improves Risk Assessment for One in Four Men and Reduces Overall Healthcare Costs

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) announced results from three studies that show the real-world positive impact of the

Researchers at Wayne State University Report Findings in Prostate Cancer (Therapeutic options and multifaceted treatment paradigms in metastatic...

Researchers at Wayne State University Report Findings in Prostate Cancer (Therapeutic options and multifaceted treatment paradigms in metastatic castrate-resistant prostate cancer

Recent Data from C. Paterson and Co-Authors Highlight Findings in Prostate Cancer (Exploring prostate cancer survivors' self-management behaviours...

Recent Data from C. Paterson and Co-Authors Highlight Findings in Prostate Cancer (Exploring prostate cancer survivors' self-management behaviours and examining the mechanism

Findings on Prostate Cancer Reported by Investigators at Johns Hopkins University (Screening Prostate-specific Antigen Concentration and Prostate...

Findings on Prostate Cancer Reported by Investigators at Johns Hopkins University (Screening Prostate-specific Antigen Concentration and Prostate Cancer Mortality: The Korean Heart

Moffitt researchers work to determine why some prostate cancer patients experience more hot flashes

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- TAMPA, Fla. -- Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) is a common treatment option for patients with advanced stage prostate

Researchers unveil new gene subgroup in prostate cancer

The discoveries, published online in Nature Genetics, are a further step along the road to personalizing prostate cancer medicine say study co-leads, Dr. Robert Bristow, a

Researchers focus on potential tool for predicting survival, staging prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- INDIANAPOLIS -- Researchers with the Indiana University School of Medicine have identified a molecule that promotes

Studies from AstraZeneca Yield New Data on Prostate Cancer (Combination AZD5363 with Enzalutamide Significantly Delays Enzalutamide-resistant...

Studies from AstraZeneca Yield New Data on Prostate Cancer (Combination AZD5363 with Enzalutamide Significantly Delays Enzalutamide-resistant Prostate Cancer in Preclinical Models

Statins associated with longer prostate cancer time to progression during ADT

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- The use of cholesterol-lowering statins when men initiated androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer was associated

New screening method for prostate cancer recurrence

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Computer Weekly News -- The American Cancer Society estimated that 220,800 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in the United

DiagnoCure's new prostate cancer multimarker urine test featured at a recent press event of the American Urological Association

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- DiagnoCure Inc. (TSX: CUR; OTCQX: DGCRF) (the "Corporation") reports that the results of the prospective trial on its

Findings in Prostate Cancer Reported from Duke University (Pain, PSA flare, and bone scan response in a patient with metastatic castration-resistant...

Findings in Prostate Cancer Reported from Duke University (Pain, PSA flare, and bone scan response in a patient with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer treated with

Studies from CREAL Yield New Information about Prostate Cancer (A Decision Aid to Support Informed Choices for Patients Recently Diagnosed With...

Studies from CREAL Yield New Information about Prostate Cancer (A Decision Aid to Support Informed Choices for Patients Recently Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer A Randomized

Myriad validates active surveillance threshold with Prolaris® for men with prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- Annual Meeting being held May 15 to 19 in New Orleans, La. The results highlighted and underscored the significant

Research Conducted at University of California Has Provided New Information about Prostate Cancer (Racial parity in tumor burden, treatment choice...

Research Conducted at University of California Has Provided New Information about Prostate Cancer (Racial parity in tumor burden, treatment choice and survival outcomes in men with

Data on Prostate Cancer Reported by Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital (Risk of Diabetes among Patients Receiving Primary Androgen Deprivation...

Data on Prostate Cancer Reported by Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital (Risk of Diabetes among Patients Receiving Primary Androgen Deprivation Therapy for Clinically Localized

Findings in Prostate Cancer Reported from Johns Hopkins University (Conditional Probability of Reclassification in an Active Surveillance Program for...

Findings in Prostate Cancer Reported from Johns Hopkins University (Conditional Probability of Reclassification in an Active Surveillance Program for Prostate Cancer) By a News

Men with asthma less likely to develop lethal prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- In what they are calling a surprising finding in a large study of men who completed questionnaires and allowed

Unemployment linked to rise in prostate cancer deaths

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- The knock-on effects of the economic downturn have been explored in economy and psychology. Now researchers are examining

What drives advanced prostate cancer? New study describes genomic landscape

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- An international collaboration of researchers are advancing precision medicine to men with advanced

Groundbreaking Research Moves One Step Closer to Personalizing Prostate Cancer Treatment

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- The results of groundbreaking genetics research in Canada, funded by the Movember Foundation, the Ontario Institute for

Researchers from National Cancer Institute Report Findings in Prostate Cancer (Dual Targeting of the Androgen Receptor and Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1...

Researchers from National Cancer Institute Report Findings in Prostate Cancer (Dual Targeting of the Androgen Receptor and Hypoxia-Inducible Factor 1 alpha Pathways Synergistically

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Findings from University of California (Adjuvant Versus Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation With Radiotherapy for...

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Findings from University of California (Adjuvant Versus Neoadjuvant Androgen Deprivation With Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer: Does

Reports from Department of Oncology Describe Recent Advances in Prostate Cancer (Enzalutamide After Docetaxel and Abiraterone Acetate Treatment in...

Reports from Department of Oncology Describe Recent Advances in Prostate Cancer (Enzalutamide After Docetaxel and Abiraterone Acetate Treatment in Prostate Cancer: A Pooled

U-M researchers find protein that may signal more aggressive prostate cancers

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- ANN ARBOR--University of Michigan researchers have discovered a biomarker that may be a potentially important breakthrough

Enzalutamide: Indication of major added benefit for over 75-year-olds

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- Enzalutamide (trade name: Xtandi) has been approved since December 2014 for men who have metastatic prostate cancer

Findings from Northwestern University in the Area of Prostate Cancer Described (The Prostate Health Index Selectively Identifies Clinically...

Findings from Northwestern University in the Area of Prostate Cancer Described (The Prostate Health Index Selectively Identifies Clinically Significant Prostate Cancer) By a News

Genomic Health Announces Publication of Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test Decision Impact Study in Urology Practice, Supporting Wider Adoption and...

Genomic Health Announces Publication of Oncotype DX® Prostate Cancer Test Decision Impact Study in Urology Practice, Supporting Wider Adoption and Reimbursement By a News Reporter-

Permanent radiotherapy implants reduce risk of prostate cancer recurrence after 5 years

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- Barcelona, Spain: Results from a randomised controlled trial to compare the use of permanent radioactive implants (

Studies find $1 test using gold nanoparticles outperforms PSA screen for prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- A test that costs less than a $1 and yields results in minutes has been shown in newly published studies to be more

Combined chemotherapy and immunotherapy shows promise for advanced prostate cancers

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Vaccine Week -- Chemotherapy can be very effective against small prostate tumors. Larger prostate tumors, however, accumulate cells

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Findings from Ohio State University [Berberine Inhibits the Metastatic Ability of Prostate Cancer Cells by...

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Findings from Ohio State University [Berberine Inhibits the Metastatic Ability of Prostate Cancer Cells by Suppressing Epithelial-to-

York scientists lead study on new treatment for prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Scientists at the University of York have discovered a potential new treatment for prostate cancer using low temperature

Data from University of Toronto Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer (Complications After Radical Prostatectomy or Radiotherapy for Prostate...

Data from University of Toronto Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer (Complications After Radical Prostatectomy or Radiotherapy for Prostate Cancer: Results of a Population-

Study Results from University of Utah Update Understanding of Prostate Cancer (Influence of Age on Incident Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in...

Study Results from University of Utah Update Understanding of Prostate Cancer (Influence of Age on Incident Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Prostate Cancer Survivors

Use of radiotherapy after prostate cancer surgery declining, despite evidence of benefit

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Week -- ATLANTA -Despite strong evidence and guidelines supporting its use, post-surgical radiation therapy for prostate cancer

New Prostate Cancer Study Findings Have Been Reported by O. Sartor and Co-Researchers (Health-Related Quality of Life in Advanced Prostate Cancer and...

New Prostate Cancer Study Findings Have Been Reported by O. Sartor and Co-Researchers (Health-Related Quality of Life in Advanced Prostate Cancer and Its Treatments: Biochemical

Researchers from Jules Bordet Institute Report Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (MRI-targeted biopsies versus...

Researchers from Jules Bordet Institute Report Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (MRI-targeted biopsies versus systematic transrectal ultrasound

New Prostate Cancer Study Results Reported from Department of Infectious Disease (Both genes and IncRNAs can be used as biomarkers of prostate cancer...

New Prostate Cancer Study Results Reported from Department of Infectious Disease (Both genes and IncRNAs can be used as biomarkers of prostate cancer by using high throughput

Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital Provide Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (Effectiveness of...

Researchers from Massachusetts General Hospital Provide Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (Effectiveness of Androgen-Deprivation Therapy and

After prostate cancer, start walking

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- CHICAGO --- Walking at an easy pace for about three hours every week may be just enough physical activity to help prostate

New Australian Prostate Cancer Screening Technology Achieves "Outstanding" Results on Key US Pilot Study

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Clinical Trials Week -- A NEW prostate cancer screening technology developed by Australian scientists could be available to men by the end

Obesity associated with prostate cancer risk in African-American men

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Obesity was associated with an increased risk for prostate cancer in African American men and that risk grew by nearly four

Studies from Veterans Affairs Medical Center Yield New Information about Prostate Cancer (Understanding heterogeneity of treatment effect in prostate...

Studies from Veterans Affairs Medical Center Yield New Information about Prostate Cancer (Understanding heterogeneity of treatment effect in prostate cancer) By a News Reporter-

Reports Summarize Prostate Cancer Study Results from Department of Urology (Urologists' personal feelings on PSA screening and prostate cancer...

Reports Summarize Prostate Cancer Study Results from Department of Urology (Urologists' personal feelings on PSA screening and prostate cancer treatment) By a News Reporter-Staff

New Prostate Cancer Study Results from Thomas Jefferson University Described (Radiation therapy after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer:...

New Prostate Cancer Study Results from Thomas Jefferson University Described (Radiation therapy after radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer: evaluation of complications and

Reports from University of Wurzburg Describe Recent Advances in Prostate Cancer (CCL2 Chemokine as a Potential Biomarker for Prostate Cancer: A Pilot...

Reports from University of Wurzburg Describe Recent Advances in Prostate Cancer (CCL2 Chemokine as a Potential Biomarker for Prostate Cancer: A Pilot Study) By a News Reporter-

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University Discuss Findings in Prostate Cancer (Aligning evidence and practice: future research needs to increase...

Researchers from Johns Hopkins University Discuss Findings in Prostate Cancer (Aligning evidence and practice: future research needs to increase utilization of active surveillance

Data from National Cancer Institute Advance Knowledge in Prostate Cancer (Advances in imaging modalities in prostate cancer)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Fresh data on Oncology are presented in a new report. According to news reporting from Bethesda, Maryland, by NewsRx

Recurrence of prostate cancer detected earlier with innovative PSMA-ligand PET/CT

Discovering a recurrence early can strongly influence further clinical management, so it is especially noteworthy that this hybrid PSMA-ligand identified a large number of positive

Researchers from Duke University Report Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (Active surveillance for prostate cancer:...

Researchers from Duke University Report Details of New Studies and Findings in the Area of Prostate Cancer (Active surveillance for prostate cancer: can we modernize contemporary

New Prostate Cancer Data Have Been Reported by Investigators at Baltimore VA Medical Center (Implications of ubiquitin ligases in...

New Prostate Cancer Data Have Been Reported by Investigators at Baltimore VA Medical Center (Implications of ubiquitin ligases in castration-resistant prostate cancer) By a News

New Findings on Prostate Cancer Reported by A. Rucinski et al (Ion therapy of prostate cancer: daily rectal dose reduction by application of spacer...

New Findings on Prostate Cancer Reported by A. Rucinski et al (Ion therapy of prostate cancer: daily rectal dose reduction by application of spacer gel) By a News Reporter-Staff

Researchers from University of Michigan Report on Findings in Prostate Cancer [The prostate cancer genome: Perspectives and potential (Reprinted from...

Researchers from University of Michigan Report on Findings in Prostate Cancer [The prostate cancer genome: Perspectives and potential (Reprinted from Urol One, vol 32, 53.e15)] By

New Prostate Cancer Findings from University Health Network Discussed (Genomic, pathological, and clinical heterogeneity as drivers of personalized...

New Prostate Cancer Findings from University Health Network Discussed (Genomic, pathological, and clinical heterogeneity as drivers of personalized medicine in prostate cancer) By

New Prostate Cancer Findings Reported from A.N. Damji and Co-Authors (Bone health management in men undergoing ADT: examining enablers and barriers...

New Prostate Cancer Findings Reported from A.N. Damji and Co-Authors (Bone health management in men undergoing ADT: examining enablers and barriers to care) By a News Reporter-

Study identifies 'lethal' subtype of prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- A University of Colorado Cancer Center study published in the journal Cancer Research defines a new, distinct subtype of "

Researchers from University of California Describe Findings in Prostate Cancer (Identifying suicidal symptoms in prostate cancer survivors using...

Researchers from University of California Describe Findings in Prostate Cancer (Identifying suicidal symptoms in prostate cancer survivors using brief self-report) By a News

Reports from Mayo Clinic Advance Knowledge in Prostate Cancer (Perioperative outcomes and hospital reimbursement by type of radical prostatectomy:...

Reports from Mayo Clinic Advance Knowledge in Prostate Cancer (Perioperative outcomes and hospital reimbursement by type of radical prostatectomy: results from a privately insured

WSU researchers show how fatty acids can fight prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- SPOKANE, Wash.--Washington State University researchers have found a mechanism by which omega-3 fatty acids inhibit the

Study ties prostate cancer to breast cancer in families

March 11--Women whose father, brothers or sons are diagnosed with prostate cancer face higher odds of developing breast cancer, according to a new study. The work by Jennifer Beebe

Study Results from Harvard University Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer (The association between race and treatment regret among men with...

Study Results from Harvard University Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer (The association between race and treatment regret among men with recurrent prostate cancer) By a

Black men less willing to be investigated for prostate cancer

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- The incidence of prostate cancer among men of Afro-Caribbean origin is higher than in white men, they are more likely to be

Sweeping prostate cancer review upends widely held belief on radiation after surgery

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Important news for men receiving treatment for prostate cancer: Two new studies from the University of Virginia School of

Medivation and Astellas Release New Enzalutamide Data

Medivation and Astellas Pharma reported new data from the Phase 2 TERRAIN trial of enzalutamide compared to bicalutamide in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC

New Findings from University Hospital in the Area of Prostate Cancer Described (Guidance of treatment decisions in risk-adapted primary radiotherapy...

New Findings from University Hospital in the Area of Prostate Cancer Described (Guidance of treatment decisions in risk-adapted primary radiotherapy for prostate cancer using

Vitamin D may stymie prostate cancer

Vitamin D may slow low-grade prostate cancer according to a new, small study. One in seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer. It’s the second leading cause of cancer death

Study affirms lethal prostate cancer can spread from other metastatic sites

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Biotech Business Week -- A new genomic analysis of tissue from patients with prostate cancer has added more evidence that cells within

Study examines association of inappropriate prostate, breast cancer imaging

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Insurance Weekly News -- An association of high rates of inappropriate imaging for prostate cancer and breast cancer identified in a study

Researchers from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Report on Findings in Prostate Cancer (Cost-effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Screening: A...

Researchers from Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Report on Findings in Prostate Cancer (Cost-effectiveness of Prostate Cancer Screening: A Simulation Study Based on ERSPC

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Findings from A. Verma and Colleagues (PSA density improves prediction of prostate cancer)

By a News Reporter-Staff News Editor at Cancer Weekly -- Research findings on Oncology are discussed in a new report. According to news reporting from Regina, Canada, by NewsRx

Findings on Prostate Cancer Discussed by Investigators at Yonsei University [Exponential Rise in Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) during Anti-Androgen...

Findings on Prostate Cancer Discussed by Investigators at Yonsei University [Exponential Rise in Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) during Anti-Androgen Withdrawal Predicts PSA Flare

Research Results from University of Barcelona Update Understanding of Prostate Cancer (Simultaneous treatment with statins and aspirin reduces the...

Research Results from University of Barcelona Update Understanding of Prostate Cancer (Simultaneous treatment with statins and aspirin reduces the risk of prostate cancer detection

Findings from University of Tokyo Provides New Data about Prostate Cancer (Long-term outcomes of combined androgen blockade therapy in stage IV...

Findings from University of Tokyo Provides New Data about Prostate Cancer (Long-term outcomes of combined androgen blockade therapy in stage IV prostate cancer) By a News Reporter-

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Results from University Hospital (Permanent seed brachytherapy for clinically localized prostate cancer:...

Reports Outline Prostate Cancer Study Results from University Hospital (Permanent seed brachytherapy for clinically localized prostate cancer: Long-term outcomes in a 700 patient

Study Results from Georgetown University Hospital Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer [Hematuria following stereotactic body radiation therapy...

Study Results from Georgetown University Hospital Provide New Insights into Prostate Cancer [Hematuria following stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) for clinically localized


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