Archive for April 2014

A more effective approach to prostate cancer treatment – Medical Xpress


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A more effective approach to prostate cancer treatment
Medical Xpress
(Medical Xpress)—Active surveillance of men with low-risk prostate cancer may be better for quality of life and is cost-effective compared with immediate treatment, reports a study published today in CMAJ Open. Prostate cancer is the most common
Use of brachytherapy for localized prostate cancer has declinedHealio

New research to determine low-risk from high-risk prostate cancerDigitalJournal.com
Free VIDEO B-ROLL AVAILABLE VIA CNW – New research to determine low-risk Canada NewsWire (press release)
Montreal Gazette -Mansfield Chad
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Cholesterol unlocks clues to prostate cancer spread – University of Manchester

Cholesterol unlocks clues to prostate cancer spread
University of Manchester
The scientists, from The University of Manchester, made the discovery by combining prostate cancer cells in the lab with arachidonic acid (AA), an omega-6 fatty acid that has been shown to attract prostate cancer cells to the bone marrow, where it is

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Support Group For Men With Prostate Cancer To Meet For First Time May 6 – Ste. Genevieve Herald

Support Group For Men With Prostate Cancer To Meet For First Time May 6
Ste. Genevieve Herald
Dale Scherer said his overall goal in developing the new Men's Prostate Cancer Support Group is to provide a place where men dealing with the disease can speak to each other openly about their experiences. The group is scheduled to meet for the first
Prostate Group guest speakerCootamundra Herald

Cancer survivors get strongGreat Lakes Advocate

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Global Tissue (Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lymphoma, Prostate Cancer, Non … – PR Newswire (press release)

Global Tissue (Breast Cancer, Gastric Cancer, Lymphoma, Prostate Cancer, Non
PR Newswire (press release)
Tissue diagnostics is used to determine the stage, prognosis, and treatment course of cancer. According to estimates by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (ICRA) and World Health Organization (WHO), 19.3 million new cancer cases are …
Lung, breast cancer more prevelant in Clay County, data showsBrazil Times

The Nutrition and Cancer Myth?Huffington Post

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Billy Connolly reacted to Parkinson’s and prostate cancer double diagnosis by … – The Independent


The Independent
Billy Connolly reacted to Parkinson's and prostate cancer double diagnosis by
The Independent
I said, 'Of course I'm not going to f*****g die.' It never crossed my mind,” he said. “It was all very business-like." He underwent surgery on his prostate in the US, describing the procedure as "in and out, done". He was cleared of the disease in
Comedian Billy Connolly diagnosed with Parkinson's and prostate cancer – on Western Morning News

Billy Connolly opens his heart on surreal day he was diagnosed with prostate Scottish Daily Record
Billy Connolly: the day I learnt I had cancer and Parkinson's diseaseTelegraph.co.uk
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Is There A Link Between Prostate Cancer And Chronic Inflammation? – Forbes


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Is There A Link Between Prostate Cancer And Chronic Inflammation?
Forbes
Based on data from a new study at the Johns Hopkins Kimmel Cancer Center, men who demonstrate evidence of chronic inflammation seen in prostate biopsies stemming from chronic prostatitis may have close to twice the risk of developing prostate cancer …
Researchers Find Link Between Chronic Inflammation And Prostate CancerHuffington Post

Quarter of Prostate Cancer Patients May Abandon 'Watchful Waiting' ApproachPhilly.com
Chronic inflammation may increase prostate cancer risk, study findsFox News
WWSB ABC 7 -U-T San Diego
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Teva, OncoGenex Prostate Cancer Therapy Misses Endpoint – Wall Street Journal


Drug Discovery & Development
Teva, OncoGenex Prostate Cancer Therapy Misses Endpoint
Wall Street Journal
The study compared the experimental drug known as Custirsen combined with a traditional therapy with the traditional treatment alone. Custirsen is biopharmaceutical company OncoGenex's lead drug candidate. The treatment is designed to block the …
OncoGenex prostate cancer drug fails in test; shares plummetPuget Sound Business Journal (Seattle) (blog)

OncoGenex, Teva flag a failed PhIII for prostate cancer drugFierceBiotech
Teva Prostate Cancer Drug Misses Primary OS EndpointDrug Discovery & Development
NASDAQ -Reuters -The Pharma Letter
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Prostate cancer and blood lipids share genetic links – EurekAlert (press release)

Prostate cancer and blood lipids share genetic links
EurekAlert (press release)
Numerous studies have suggested a relationship between cardiovascular disease risk factors and prostate cancer. A new study by researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, with colleagues in Norway, significantly refines

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Incorrect biopsy results cloud Nymox Pharma prostate cancer study – Reuters

Incorrect biopsy results cloud Nymox Pharma prostate cancer study
Reuters
(Reuters) – Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp said its experimental prostate cancer drug reduced the progression of cancer in patients, but it could not determine if the study succeeded in meeting pre-determined goals due to a high rate of incorrect biopsies.
Nymox Reports Top-Line Results for Localized Prostate Cancer StudyMarketWatch


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I started researching prostate cancer and scared the hell out of myself – Quartz

I started researching prostate cancer and scared the hell out of myself
Quartz
I wasn't looking forward to having my prostate checked. I've lived in New York for two years, and I'm still only barely comfortable with strangers on a subway touching the outside of my body, let alone with having a physician I've never met insert a
Prostate Cancer Diagnosis: Understanding Symptoms and ScreeningMonthly Prescribing Reference

D-backs prez Hall launches prostate cancer foundationAZDiamondbacks.com
Arizona Diamondbacks President Derrick Hall launches prostate cancer Phoenix Business Journal
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