Higher-dose RT does not improve survival but reduces recurrence risk for prostate cancer patients
Results of a recent NRG Oncology study, NRG Oncology/RTOG 0126, show that high-dose radiotherapy did not improve survival for men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer but did...
13 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Higher-dose RT lowers risk of recurrence but does not improve survival for men with prostate cancer
High-dose radiotherapy did not improve survival for men with intermediate-risk prostate cancer but did improve biochemical control and rates of distant metastases, when...
16 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
His Prostate Cancer Becomes Her Struggle, Too
While the impact of prostate cancer and its treatment on men has been widely studied, there has been little examination of how patients' partners are affected, the association...
18 hours ago - Web MD
Metastatic cancer cells modify bone remodeling with small RNA secretion in bone metastasis
Prostate cancer frequently metastasizes and spreads to bone, causing severe pain, fractures, and other complications. The mechanisms that allow cancer cells to modify bone...
23 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 5 articles
Proteins reveal new mechanisms in prostate cancer
A study used protein profiling to find new prostate cancer mechanisms that are not shown by aberrations at the genomic level. Several new potential biomarkers of prostate...
1 day ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
FDA grants priority review to Xtandi for prostate cancer subtype
The FDA granted priority review to a supplemental new drug application for enzalutamide for the treatment of patients with nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer...
2 days ago - Healio
Protein profiling reveals new prostate cancer mechanisms
A study by the University of Tampere in Finland used protein profiling to find new prostate cancer mechanisms that are not shown by aberrations at the genomic level. Several...
2 days ago - News Medical
No Survival Bump in Prostate Cancer with High-Dose RT
PSA failure, use of salvage therapy reduced
3 days ago - MedPageToday
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Scan to Check for Prostate Cancer can Avoid Follow-up Biopsy
Using MRI as the initial step in suspected prostate cancer patients can help avoid a follow-up prostate biopsy in a quarter of the men.
4 days ago - Medindia Health
MRI scans ‘spots 46% more cases of prostate cancer' than biopsy
An international team led by University College London found they could diagnose 46 per cent more aggressive tumours by using MRI scans rather than relying on biopsies.
4 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles