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Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment 2010
WJHG-TV
One year prostate cancer free Rick Watson says he made it out to the event to also raise awareness among others. But his work doesn't end on Saturday as he ...

There's more to men's health than a prostate check
Arizona Republic
Have a conversation with your doctor about prostate cancer and whether you need a digital rectal exam and PSA (prostate-specific antigen) blood test. ...

Obama has first medical checkup of presidency
Washington Post
His family medical history includes his mother's death from ovarian cancer and a grandfather who died of prostate cancer.

Obama: Thumbs up after physical
USA Todayy
In other cancer risks, screening tests for prostate cancer

Prostate cancer
GMTV
Seven out of ten men who are at an increased risk of prostate cancer aren't aware of a simple blood test which can show early signs of the disease, ...

Study shows mango may prevent cancer
Inquirer.net
Mango extracts had “demonstrated some cancer-fighting ability when tested on lung, leukemia and prostate cancer cells,” according to the university's ...

Fifth of men 'denied cancer test'
The Press Association
A fifth of men in at-risk age groups who ask their GP for a test used in the diagnosis of prostate cancer have their requests turned down, ...

NY-made robotic surgery simulator rolled out
The Associated Press
BUFFALO, NY — One of the first things Mike Ameroso asked while contemplating robotic surgery for his prostate cancer was how many surgeries his doctors had ...

Latest Science Research Could Lead to Early Detection of Cancer
The Quincy Cove
Currently, blood tests search for elevated levels of specific antigens that have been correlated to prostate cancer, ovarian cancer and many other cancer ...

The Vitamin D Newsletter: Vitamin D fights cancer
Food Consumer
Cancer Res. 2009 Feb 15;69(4):1439-47. Prostate cancer is another good example; ten similar studies have been conducted on vitamin D blood levels and the ...

Researchers Develop New Way to Treat Prostate Cancer
TopNews United States
Monash University researchers have found a new way for treating castrate resistant cells in prostate cancer patients. Associate Dean, Research Centres .

Female hormones may treat cancer
The Press Association
Deadly therapy-resistant prostate cancer could be overcome with a treatment based on female hormones, research suggests.

Adamis to acquire prostate cancer drug candidates from Colby
Trading Markets (press release)
Their acquisition is a strategic move that lays the foundation for Adamis to build a significant therapeutic prostate cancer drug portfolio. ...

High-Fiber Foods Block Cancer Pathways
Laboratory Equipment
Mallikarjuna Gu, a research associate of Pharmaceutical Sciences Dept. at the Univ. of Colorado School of Pharmacy, discovered that treating prostate cancer ...

Australian scientists identify new way to treat prostate cancer
Oneindia
Washington, Feb 26 (ANI): Monash University researchers have discovered a new way to treat castrate resistant cells in prostate cancer patients.

Body size and risk of prostate cancer in Jamaican men - Abstract
UroToday
Compared with men in the normal range of waist-hip ratio (WHR), men with WHR >/=0.95 were at greater risk of total prostate cancer (OR,1.72; CI, ...

NY-Made Robotic Surgery Simulator Rolled Out
ABC News
By CAROLYN THOMPSON AP Writer AP One of the first things Mike Ameroso asked while contemplating robotic surgery for his prostate cancer was how many ...

Robot-assisted surgery is no better treatment for prostate cancer, study finds
Globe and Mail
And that may partly explain the growing popularity of robot-assisted surgery for treating prostate cancer. But a new study, released this week, ...

Adamis Pharmaceuticals Signs Agreement to Acquire Prostate Cancer Drug Candidates
MarketWatch (press release)
"Collectively, greater than $15 million has been spent on the development of these three promising new drug candidates for the treatment of prostate cancer. ...

Postdoctoral Fellow - Translational Prostate Cancer
Scientific American
The project will involve use of mouse models, as well as a prospective cohort of prostate cancer patients who have participated in clinical and ...

Effective prostate cancer treatment discovery
EurekAlert (press release)
Monash University biomedical scientists have identified a new way to treat castrate resistant cells in prostate cancer sufferers – the most common cancer in ...

The 4q27 locus and familial prostate cancer risk
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Chronic inflammation is considered to be implicated in the development of prostate cancer. In this study we are the first to investigate a potential ...

The European Medicines Agency is in Overall Agreement with OncoGenex ...
MarketWatch (press release)
The National Cancer Institute estimates that in 2009, approximately 192280 new cases of prostate cancer will be diagnosed in the US As the most frequently ...

Statins use may slow prostate cancer progression
Cancerfacts.com
24, 2010 – Men who took statins to lower their cholesterol before prostate cancer surgery had significantly lower inflammation within prostate tumors. ...

Avastin Shows Positive Results in Ovarian Cancer
Wall Street Journal
"2010 is going to see a slew more Avastin data," said Bernstein analyst Jack Scannell, referring to two ongoing studies that test Avastin in prostate cancer ...

Association of statin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use with ...
UroToday
In a population of men with prostate cancer, statin and NSAID ever-use were associated with a reduced risk of ACM. Our study highlights the importance of ...

Prostate cancer: To screen or not to screen? - Abstract
UroToday
The debate about the usefulness of population-based prostate cancer screening has been ongoing for decades. The most current evidence shows limited benefit ...

Prostate cancer patients treated with androgen deprivation therapy develop ...
UroToday
Prostate cancer is a significant cause of morbidity and mortality among men worldwide. The cornerstone treatment for metastatic prostate cancer is androgen ...

Prostate Cancer Survivors: A New Battle
Ivanhoe
(Ivanhoe Newswire) -- Many men who survive cancer have another struggle after treatment ends. New research shows that male cancer survivors who develop ...

US HIFU to Fund Landmark Investigation of Focal Therapy for Prostate Cancer
CNNMoney.com (press release)
The primary objectives of the trial are to evaluate quality of life outcomes and safety of focal therapy in the treatment of localized prostate cancer. ...

Statins Cut Prostate Cancer Risk: Study
Biomed Middle East
A study has found that heart drugs 'statins' almost halve the risk of developing prostate cancer and reduce the risk of dying from the cancer by about ...

Harbor BioSciences to Receive Patent for Apoptone(R) Cancer Treatment
PR Newswire (press release)
The patent claims cover the use of Apoptone to treat prostate cancer, breast cancer and benign prostatic hypertrophy. Apoptone (HE3235) is a novel synthetic ...

Prostate cancer diagnosis boosts suicide rate for some
Cancerfacts.com
23, 2010 – Swedish men diagnosed with advanced or metastatic prostate cancer had a suicide rate that was twice as high compared with the general male ...

The presence of prostate cancer on saturation biopsy can be accurately ...
UroToday
To improve the ability of our previously reported saturation biopsy nomogram quantifying the risk of prostate cancer, as the use of office-based saturation ...

Black Men Diagnosed with Prostate Cancer More
WOLO
Doctors say prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed form of cancer for all men in the United States. Medical officials say South Carolina ranks ...

What It Might Take to Unravel the 'Lean Mean Machine' That Is Cancer
Science Daily (press release)
The study shows that changes within the prostate cancer cell 'epigenome' (biochemical processes that target DNA and affect gene expression) alter the ...

Substance Found in High-fiber Foods Blocks Major Cancer Pathway
HealthNewsDigest.com
We showed that IP-6 inhibits the pathway not only in cells, but also in mice transplanted with human prostate cancer cells. That's very exciting news, ...

SWFL prostate cancer treatment gaining national attention
NBC2 News
For Ted Connally, finding out he had prostate cancer was tough. But then he says he realized he had something even worse to deal with - the side effects of ...

Louis Gossett Jr. Discusses Prostate Cancer Diagnosis (VIDEO)
Inside TV (blog)
Louis Gossett Jr. discussed his recent diagnosis of prostate cancer on 'Good Morning America' (weekdays, 7AM ET on ABC), and strongly suggested that all men ...

Prostate Cancer - Drug Pipeline Analysis And Market Forecasts To 2015 - New ...
OfficialWire (press release)
The report identifies the key trends shaping and driving the global prostate cancer market. The report also provides insight on the prevalent competitive ...

Demand For Mobile Prostate Cancer Brachytherapy Vendor Programs Continues Into ...
PR Web (press release)
Oncology Med expects these new contracts to double the number of prostate cancer brachytherapy cases performed in calendar year 2010 as compared to the ...

Breast and prostate cancer: More similar than different - Abstract
UroToday
Breast & Prostate Cancer Research Program, Department of Anatomy & Developmental Biology, Building 76, Level 3, Monash University Clayton Campus,

Tackling men's most common cancer
Irish Times
That was “Movember”, when gents grew moustaches to raise awareness of prostate cancer, which affects one in 12 men in Ireland during their lifetime. ...

How dynamite could help destroy prostate cancer
Daily Mail
By Pat Hagan A chemical once used as a deadly explosive could be a powerful new treatment for prostate cancer. British scientists have discovered a skin ...

Does green tea slow prostate cancer?
ABC Action News
Nick Wilson hopes a special ingredient will help him fight off prostate cancer. Neither this Bay area man nor his wife were surprised when a biopsy showed ...

Statins May Benefit Prostate Cancer Patients
Palm Beach Post
Duke University Medical Center researchers found that the use of statins before prostate cancer surgery was associated with a 69 percent reduced likelihood ...

Genetic Mutation Linked to Prostate Cancer in Blacks
Palm Beach Post
Researchers have identified a mutation in a small number of black American men with a family history of prostate cancer. This germline mutation of the ...

Do Men With Early Prostate Cancer Commit Suicide More Frequently?
Science Daily (press release)
22, 2010) — The introduction of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing as a screening tool for early detection of prostate cancer (PCa) in the beginning of ...

Emotional Health after Prostate Cancer Varies by Ethnicity
PsychCentral.com
By Rick Nauert PhD Senior News Editor A new report suggests African-American (AA) men with prostate cancer (CaP) demonstrate more emotional well-being and a

Two Surgical Methods Equally Successful for Prostate Cancer
Palm Beach Post
Results are similar for men with prostate cancer whether they have open surgery or laparoscopic surgery, a new study has found. ...

Promising Cure for Prostate Cancer Revealed by Study
TopNews New Zealand
In a groundbreaking new finding, experts have managed to create prostate cancer cells, under conditions which are controlled in the laboratory, ...

Health Discovery Corporation Responds to Tabloid "News"
MarketWatch (press release)
The Company stands by the superior sensitivity and specificity of our new, non-invasive, four-gene prostate cancer test published in the peer-reviewed ...

Prostate cancer battle breakthrough
Pharmacy Europe
Scientists have duplicated the self-renewal of stem cells to artificially create prostate cancer in a bid to find the root causes of the disease. ...

German cancer statistics 2004
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
The most common cancer in men is prostate cancer with over 58000 new cases per annum, followed by colorectal and lung cancer. In women, breast cancer ...

Study reveals promising cure for prostate cancer
TheMedGuru
by Neha Jindal - February 22, 2010 In a breakthrough discovery, scientists created prostate cancer cells under controlled conditions in the laboratory to ...

Few differences in outcomes between open and laparoscopic prostate surgery
EurekAlert (press release)
New York, NY, February 22, 2010 – Of the 200000 men newly diagnosed with prostate cancer each year in the United States, about one-third will undergo ...

Epigenetics makes cancer cell "lean mean machine"
Australian Life Scientist
Garvan researchers find gene silencing in prostate cancer is more substantial than expected and could provide key to battling cancer. ...

CROI: Secrets of Novel Retrovirus Unfolding
MedPage Today
By Crystal Phend, Senior Staff Writer, MedPage Today SAN FRANCISCO - The mystery surrounding a retrovirus recently implicated in prostate cancer and ...

Possible prostate cancer culprit
Science News
By Laura Sanders SAN DIEGO — Some self-renewing stem cells may be a prime culprit in prostate cancer, and a certain gene in these cells contributes to the ...

Prostate surgery outcomes show little difference between techniques
eMaxHealth
A new review shows that outcomes using laparoscopic surgery for prostate cancer (LRP), with or without robotic assistance, is not necessarily better than ...

Now, a new tool to examine cancer growth
Times of India
For certain cancers, such as breast cancer and leukaemia, that idea is well established. For others, such as prostate cancer, which Witte studies, ...

We Can All Fight Cancer Better
Huffington Post (blog)
[8] Other recent studies -- from the University of San Francisco -- found that such simple life-style changes in men with prostate cancer, completely change ...

Better Prognosis Markers for Prostate Cancer Found
Science Daily (press release)
One of the major problems with prostate cancer is that, with today's prognosis markers, some 70-80 percent of patients wind up in a group where very little ...

Summary of opinion (initial authorisation) Docefrez docetaxel
PharmaLive.com (press release)
Docefrez in combination with prednisone or prednisolone is indicated for the treatment of patients with hormone refractory metastatic prostate cancer. ...

7-Month-Old Wins Battle With Prostate Cancer
FOXNews
The youngest victim to ever be diagnosed with prostate cancer in the UK, is now in remission after coming to the US to receive a ground-breaking new type of

Small Liquid Sensor Could Detect Cancer Instantly From Home
FOXNews
... is in development at the University of Missouri and would be able to test body fluids for cancers, including breast cancer and prostate cancer. ...

Robots vs. erections: Biased choices in prostate cancer surgery
True/Slant
If you wanted a compelling illustration of our perverse relationship with emerging technologies look no further than prostate cancer surgery where an ...

Better Tests for Prostate Cancer
NJ TODAY
... and Public Health have found that men who had the highest levels of ionized calcium were three times more likely to die later of prostate cancer. ...

New pill shows promise in advanced prostate cancer
TheMedGuru
In a bid to investigate the efficacy of abiraterone, researchers enrolled 47 men with advanced prostate cancer where the disease had already spread to the ...

Study Links Gene with Aggressive Prostate Cancer
Harvard Crimson
The researchers told The Crimson yesterday that the gene DAB2IP has the potential to serve as a better marker for doctors to predict prostate cancer's ...

Correlation between acute and late toxicity in 973 prostate cancer patients ...
UroToday
To analyze the correlation between acute and late injury in 973 prostate cancer patients treated with radiotherapy and to evaluate the effect of patient-, ...

First line indications for hormonal therapy in prostate cancer - Abstract
UroToday
The utilization of androgen deprivation therapy in prostate cancer has evolved over time. Unquestionably considered first line treatment in metastatic ...

J&J's prostate cancer drug proves promising in Ph2
FierceBiotech
... a billion-dollar buyout less than a year ago--has produced another set of promising results for men with advanced, treatment-resistant prostate cancer. ...

Small Liquid Sensor May Detect Cancer Instantly, Could Lead to Home Detection Kit
Science Daily (press release)
Researchers Develop Prostate Cancer Sensor (Apr. 27, 2007) — A new millimeter-size cantilever biosensor can detect cells and proteins in trace samples and ...

Top 10 things women should know about prostate cancer
WebWire (press release)
Women Against Prostate Cancer, a prostate cancer support group geared towards helping women and families affected by prostate cancer, wants to make sure ...

Calypso Study Shows Pinpoint Radiation for Prostate Cancer Curbs Side Effects
Xconomy
A study of 64 patients who used the Calypso system to track their prostate tumors in real-time during radiation sessions had fewer bowel-related side ...

Diagnostic utility of DTI in prostate cancer - Abstract
UroToday
The aim of this study was to compare the diffusion tensor parameters of prostate cancer, prostatitis and normal prostate tissue. A total of 25 patients with ...

Start-Stop Hormone Therapy For Prostate Cancer May Have Benefits
Renal and Urology News
This conclusion is based on a review of data from 19 phase 2 and eight phase 3 clinical trials of IAD for prostate cancer treatment reported over a recent ...

Gene discovery may lead to test for aggressive prostate cancer
Private MD
Fortunately, researchers from Harvard University and Brigham and Women's Hospital have reportedly identified the gene that drives prostate cancer metastasis

J&J drug helps in last-ditch prostate cancer fight
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson's experimental drug abiraterone can help men with advanced prostate cancer who have run out of standard treatments ...

Metastatic Prostate Cancer Continues to Decline
Renal and Urology News
Metastatic prostate cancer continues to decline in incidence, but the proportion of cases being diagnosed in younger men is increasing, according to a study ...

Researchers Identify Genetic Pathway Responsible for Metastatic Prostate Cancer
Healthcanal.com
While early detection has reduced mortality from prostate cancer, there is no curative treatment for advanced, metastatic disease and one in 30 men are ...

Breakthrough May Lead to Home Test Kit for Cancer
Tonic
... potential to be manifested as simple home kits for easy, rapid and accurate diagnosis of various diseases, such as breast cancer and prostate cancer."

Urology Study Shows Reduced Side Effects from Radiation for Prostate Cancer ...
Business Wire (press release)
The study findings demonstrate that the use of the Calypso System during high dose external beam radiation for prostate cancer resulted in a significant ...

Patient Friendly Book Simplifies Prostate Cancer Treatment Choices. "The ...
24-7PressRelease.com (press release)
A "urologist with his own disease" uses medical insight, personal experience, and humor in a novel fashion to guide the prostate cancer patient in making a ...

Bone-specific growth inhibition of prostate cancer metastasis by atrasentan ...
UroToday
Advanced prostate cancer frequently metastasizes to bone and remains an incurable disease. One recent experimental therapy involves endothelin receptor A ..

Prostate cancer: The facts and the dangers
Palm Beach Post
By Stacey Singer When Keith was diagnosed with prostate cancer at the young age of 49, he was resolute: "I was bound and determined not to let it change my ...

Rare Cutaneous Manifestation of Prostate Cancer
Archives of Dermatology
Prostate cancer is the most frequent internal malignant neoplasm in men, but it represents only a minority of cutaneous metastases. ...

Pesticide exposure, family history raise risk of prostate cancer.
Environmental Health News
A study of professional pesticide applicators suggests that exposure to the insecticide coumaphos may increase their risk of prostate cancer if they had a ...

Green Tea And Vitamin D – Cancer Prevention At Your Table?
NJ TODAY
He also plans to explore the idea that a one-time, large dose of vitamin D is safe and has prostate cancer-prevention properties. ...

Millions missing out on colon cancer screening
The Associated Press
2 cancer killer — colorectal cancer — miss them, despite years of public efforts to make colon screening as widespread as tests for breast and prostate ...

Radiation therapy's benefits | Philadelphia Inquirer | 02/15/2010
Philadelphia Inquirer
Last month, The Inquirer reported that the Philadelphia VA Medical Center had acknowledged that its prostate cancer program violated federal radiation rules ...

Prostate Cancer Screening: 50 Percent False Positives
Natural News.com
(NaturalNews) As many as 50 percent of all prostate cancer diagnoses may be cases of over-diagnosis, according to a study published in the British Medical ...

Advance Toward Test for Aggressive Prostate Cancer
Palm Beach Post
Today, many men diagnosed with prostate cancer are treated with radiation or chemotherapy even though most of those cancers will grow so slowly that they ...

Though Results Are Unproved, Robotic Surgery Wins Converts
New York Times
For example, surgeons in private practice at the New Jersey Center for Prostate Cancer and Urology advertise on their Web site that robot-assisted surgery ...

Men, Protect Yourselves Against Prostrate Cancer
Peace fm Online
Prostate cancer is one of the most fearsome diseases that are ravaging our society and the most prevalent types of cancer in men. It is believed that Black

Dark Chocolate and Red Wine Effective at Killing Cancer
CalorieLab Calorie Counter News
... Medical School that showed that men who consumed cooked tomatoes a few times per week were 30 to 50 percent less likely to develop prostate cancer. ...

Genetic changes may predict prostate-cancer survival
PHG Foundation
Numerous common genetic susceptibility loci for prostate cancer have been identified through genome-wide association studies (see previous news), ...

Nitroglycerin may aid in the treatment of prostate cancer
Private MD
"This peer-reviewed research is our first clear clinical evidence that low-dose nitric oxide therapy offers prostate cancer patients a new non-invasive ...

Giving the 'prostate cancer' track a wide berth
BusinessDay
But if the slow and painful death occasioned by prostate cancer is not to be added to the mix, regular check-ups are extremely necessary, ...

Prostate Cancer News Today Announces Free Email News Alerts
PressReleaseNetwork.com (press release)
February 11, 2010 / EIN Presswire/ Prostate Cancer News Today, a professional news service for cancer researchers and analysts, has now added free email ...

PCA3 gene expression in prostate cancer tissue in a Chinese population ...
UroToday
Prostate cancer (PCa) is the second most common cancer in men, and its incidence is still increasing. PCA3 is the most prostate cancer specific biomarker. ...

Using Nitroglycerin to Treat Prostate Cancer Shows Potential to Halt Disease
Science Daily (press release)
11, 2010) — Treatment of prostate cancer using a very low dose of nitroglycerin may slow and even halt the progression of the disease without the severe ...

Risk for Suicide, Cardiovascular Death May Be Increased After Prostate Cancer ...
Medscape
February 10, 2010 — The risk for suicide and cardiovascular disease may be increased in the years after prostate cancer diagnosis, according to the results ...

Cancer patients to get help at five new 'daffodil centres'
Irish Independent
National Cancer Control Programme interim director Tony O'Brien said more fast track clinics for diagnosing lung and prostate cancer would be opened this ...

Working with cancer: For many Canadians, it's not always a choice
Globe and Mail
10, 2010 8:04PM EST When New Democratic Party leader Jack Layton revealed last week that he had prostate cancer, many in the national press corps expressed ...

Women Against Prostate Cancer Support Group Launches Updated Website
24-7PressRelease.com (press release)
The site also provides a list of chapters and Text prostate cancer support groups across the country. The new site will serve as a resource for women who ...http://www.womenagainstprostatecancer.org/

Pancreatic Cancers - Histone Modifications Can Be Used to Predict Patient ...
HealthNewsDigest.com
They showed that low cellular levels of the histones could determine which prostate cancer patients were more likely to suffer a recurrence and which ...

Denosumab May Be Superior to Zometa® for Treatment of Bone Metastases in Men ...
Cancer Consultants
Several Phase II studies have shown that denosumab can improve bone mineral density (BMD) and prevent fractures in men with prostate cancer treated with ...

New Approach to Treating Breast and Prostate Cancers
Science Daily (press release)
9, 2010) — In a new approach to developing treatments for breast cancer, prostate cancer and enlarged hearts, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of ...

US HIFU Partners with Riverside Research Institute to Add Cancer Targeting ...
PR Newswire (press release)
This capability will take prostate cancer diagnosis and treatment to an exciting new level. Once the combined technologies are clinically validated, ...

Quality of Life of Prostate Cancer Patients Differs by Treatment Choice
Cancer Consultants
Researchers from Australia have reported that various treatments for prostate cancer have “persistent effects on quality of life. ...

Amgen Advances Effort To Sell Bone Drug For Cancer Patients
Wall Street Journal
... shows denosumab was superior to Novartis AG's (NVS) Zometa in preventing complications related to the spread of advanced prostate cancer to bones. ...

Protein Discovery Changes Prostate Cancer Treatment
HULIQ
Prostate cancer, breast cancer and enlarged hearts could be getting a new approach to treatment because of a protein called RSK. ...

Study: Drinking Soda Increases Risk for Pancreatic Cancer
About - News & Issues (blog)
According to a new study, drinking a little as two sodas a week can increase your risk of developing prostate cancer by 87 percent. ...

New Research Database Highlights Tomato Products' Link to Health Benefits
PR Newswire (press release)
According to the National Cancer Institute, prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in the United States affecting 1 in 6 men. ...

New approach may help treat breast, prostate cancers
Daily News & Analysis
... researcher claims to have discovered a novel protein that will help in developing treatments for breast cancer, prostate cancer and enlarged hearts. ...

No milk, no problem
Independent
... may be a convenient source of calcium, too much can cause serious increased health risks including high cholesterol, ovarian cancer and prostate cancer. ...

Radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer after ileal pouch-anal anastomosis ...
UroToday
Previous PC-IPAA should not be a contraindication to RRP in men with clinically localized prostate cancer. Umbreit EC, Dozois EJ, Crispen PL, Tollefson MK, ...

Amgen: denosumab prostate cancer trial meets goals
Reuters
Amgen said both patient survival and the time to cancer progression were similar for both drugs in the prostate cancer trial. The company said it plans to ...

Carbonic anhydrase IX expression in prostate cancer - Abstract
UroToday
CA IX has an important role in maintaining pH levels in the highly metabolically active cancer cell. The expression of CA IX in prostate cancer has not ...

Racial Disparities Persist in Diagnosis of Advanced Breast, Colon Cancer
Newswise (press release)
However, for prostate cancer, the disparity gap narrowed somewhat over time, as advanced-stage prostate cancer incidence rates declined for both black and ...

Lower detection of prostate cancer with PSA screening in US than in a European ...
EurekAlert (press release)
The natural progression of prostate cancer and the sensitivity (percentage of men correctly identified as having prostate cancer of those who have ...

Enhancing arrest of cell growth to treat cancer in mice
EurekAlert (press release)
... vivo in a human xenograft model of prostate cancer, the authors suggest that enhancing PICS might provide a new approach for cancer prevention and therapy.

Today in America Television Series Partners with Prostate Cancer Foundation to ...
PRLog.Org (press release)
PR Log (Press Release) – Feb 08, 2010 – Today in American with Terry Bradshaw has entered into a strategic program with the Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) ...

Prostate cancer treatment for economically disadvantaged men: A comparison of ...
UroToday
The authors compared the types of treatments prostate cancer patients received from county hospitals and private providers as part of a statewide public ...

Role of cationic channel TRPV2 in promoting prostate cancer migration and ...
UroToday
Castration resistance in prostate cancer (PCa) constitutes an advanced, aggressive disease with poor prognosis, associated with uncontrolled cell ...

It's time that men talk about prostate cancer
Montreal Gazette
Prostate cancer is highly treatable when detected early, and that requires awareness. But the reality is people aren't talking about it. ...

Researchers link prostate cancer to failure of gene
UT The Daily Texan
By Madeeha Khursheed A recent study shows that prostate cancer cells are likely to spread to other parts of the body more rapidly if a particular gene stops ...

Vaccine would target prostate cancer cells
UPI.com
5 (UPI) -- Researchers in Ireland say they've created a vaccine that stimulates the immune system to attack cancer cells left after prostate surgery. ...

Robots? Radioactive seeds? Watchful waiting? Prostate cancer can confuse ...
Palm Beach Post (blog)
Palm Beach Post Prostate cancer will affect 1 in 6 men in their lifetime. By age 80, more than half of all men will have some cancer in their prostate.

Researchers Approach Cancer Treatment With Nanobubbles
HULIQ
Current cancer diagnosis options and cancer treatment plans are extremely invasive and difficult for sufferers, survivors and caregivers. Prostate cancer ...

Making Good Decisions About Cancer: One Survivor's Tale
Huffington Post (blog)
But prostate cancer illustrates a flip side to that rote approach to cancer: Sometimes, it seems, cancer isn't something sure to be fatal. ...

Lowering the risk in fight against breast cancer
Gloucester Daily Times
Men and their partners should also note that following most of these guidelines can also help prevent prostate cancer. Many organizations, such as Breast ...

Optimised electroporation mediated DNA vaccination for treatment of prostate ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
We investigated an electroporation driven plasmid DNA vaccination strategy in animal models for treatment of prostate cancer. ...
 

Irish scientists develop DNA-based cancer vaccine
Ireland Online
A DNA-based vaccine which is shown to destroy secondary prostate cancer has been successful in animal trials in Cork, according to research published today. ...

Importance of early detection of prostate cancer
The Record Gazette
Every year more than 200000 American men are told they have prostate cancer. Nearly 50000 of them die, many of them needlessly. Prostate cancer is the male ...

Prostate cancer vaccine progress
Irish Times
The vaccine is for use against prostate cancer and was developed at the Cork Cancer Research Centre at University College Cork. ...

Concord vet who tested Agent Orange now lives with consequences
San Jose Mercury News
By John Simerman Bob Decker fought prostate cancer a decade ago, then three years ago got another jolt, diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. ...

The Prostate Cancer Charity gets star support
RoadCyclingUK
by David Arthur The Prostate Cancer Charity's cycling initiative to get more bums on saddles with its three Tour Rides has received support from stars from ...

Men Less Suicidal After Prostate Cancer PSA Test
HULIQ
A study was released showing an increased suicide rate among men who were diagnosed with prostate cancer, but prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing, ...

Prosaposin down-modulation decreases metastatic prostate cancer cell adhesion ...
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Factors responsible for invasive and metastatic progression of prostate cancer (PCa) remain largely unknown. Previously, we reported cloning of prosaposin ...

First Clinical Trial on Nitroglycerin to Treat Prostate Cancer Shows Potential ...
SYS-CON Media (press release)
KINGSTON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwire) -- 02/04/10 -- Treatment of prostate cancer using a very low dose of nitroglycerin may slow and even halt the progression ...

Progenics Presents Novel Multiplex PI3-Kinase Inhibitors at American ...
Trading Markets (press release)
PSMA is a protein found on the surface of prostate cancer cells as well as in blood vessels supplying other solid tumors. Progenics is also conducting phase ...

Prostate cancer cells spreads with gene function loss
Times of India
A new research has shown that prostate cancer cells are more likely to spread to other parts of the body if a specific gene quits functioning normally. ...

Ipsen Introduces Decapeptyl 6-month Formulation In France For Metastatic ...
RTT News
... of Decapeptyl LP 22.5 mg 6-month sustained-release formulation for the treatment of locally advanced or metastatic hormone-dependent prostate cancer. ...

HIV/AIDS and other cancer risk factors
Nigerian Compass Newspaper - ...all the news. all the time
Hence, the general attitude is that most people will not go for screening different types of cancers including lung cancer, colon cancer, prostate cancer, ...

Widespread use of PSA test may have reduced suicides after prostate cancer ...
Los Angeles Times (blog)
The risk of dying from cardiovascular disease was also elevated after prostate cancer diagnosis, the researchers reported in the Journal of the National ...

Study: Metabolomic imaging directs biopsy in prostate cancer
Health Imaging & IT
A malignancy index constructed by using magnetic resonance (MR) spectra based on prostate cancer metabolomic profiles obtained from previous intact tissue ...

Enzyme Discovered to Stop Cancer Causing Genes
HULIQ
Researchers are pointing to smoking as the main factor, but WT1 treatment could have a big impact on the rising number of cancer patients. Prostate cancer ...

Androgen receptor sequence and variations in several common prostate cancer ...
UroToday
The androgen receptor gene (AR) plays an important role in molecular signaling and regulation and the subsequent cellular growth of prostate cancer. ...

The role of docetaxel based therapy for prostate cancer in the era of targeted ...
UroToday
Trials are also investigating the role of docetaxel for earlier stages of prostate cancer. No standard second-line systemic therapy exists and such patients ...

Looking forward to life after prostate cancer treatment
Washington Post
By Courtland Milloy After being treated for prostate cancer recently, I did a review of my writings on the subject through the years. ...

Prostate cancer diagnosis raises risk of suicide
Reuters
CHICAGO (Reuters) - Being diagnosed with prostate cancer roughly doubles the risk of suicide or death from a heart attack, US researchers said on Tuesday, ...

Stress of Prostate Cancer Diagnosis May Be Deadly
MedPage Today
The study, which covered diagnoses made from 1979 through 2004, also found an overall increased risk of suicide in the year following a prostate cancer ...

GenSpera awarded patent for prospective prostate cancer drug
San Antonio Business Journal
In preclinical testing, G-115 was shown to inhibit the growth of tumors in animal models of prostate cancer. Obtaining the patent rights to this drug is key ...

Living in the Post-Cancer Moment
New York Times (blog)
But after going through Stage 3 prostate cancer and its treatment — radical open prostatectomy, radiation and hormone therapy – I find that I no longer fear ...

Loss of gene function makes prostate cancer cells more aggressive
Genetic Engineering News (press release)
2, 2010 Prostate cancer cells are more likely to spread to other parts of the body if a specific gene quits functioning normally, according to new data from


Hormone drugs for prostate cancer may hurt heart
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prostate cancer treatments that cut off the supply of male hormone raise cholesterol, worsen blood sugar and make men fatter and thus .

Methylated genes as potential biomarkers in prostate cancer - Abstract
UroToday
Prostate cancer is the most common malignancy of the urogenital tract. Although controversial, prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing is widely used for ...

Vitamin D, Miracle Drug: Is It Science, or Just Talk?
New York Times
Dr. Klein recently worked as national coordinator for Select, a study of vitamin E and selenium for prostate cancer. The study seemed promising, ...

Hormone drugs for prostate cancer may hurt heart
Reuters
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prostate cancer treatments that cut off the supply of male hormone raise cholesterol, worsen blood sugar and make men fatter and thus ...

Stereotactic body radiotherapy for organ-confined prostate cancer
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Improved understanding of prostate cancer radiobiology combined with advances in delivery of radiation to the moving prostate offer the potential to reduce ...

Prostate cancer – some things to look for
Clearwater North Thompson Times
It has been a few years since I last versed the men in the surrounding area about what to look for regarding prostate cancer. Before I was diagnosed with ...

Can Soy Bread Fight Cancer?
HealthNewsDigest.com
The special bread is inspired by the diets of men in Asia, where soy is plentiful and prostate cancer is rare. To see if the bread will hold true in ...

Unique seed implant for prostate cancer performed
Today's Sunbeam - NJ.com
Go to The Memorial Hospital of Salem County to receive high quality care for prostate cancer. That was the message that a Burlington man, who recently was ...

Testing the connection
ModernHealthcare.com
The agency spent $169.6 million on colonoscopies, which screen for colon cancer, and $63.3 million on prostate cancer screenings—which includes costs for ...

Dietary fat and early-onset prostate cancer risk - Abstract
UroToday
The UK incidence of prostate cancer has been increasing in men aged < 60 years. Migrant studies and global and secular variation in incidence suggest that ...


 

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