Archive for August 4, 2015

Researchers develop “intelligent” training tool to treat prostate cancer – Medical Xpress


Medical Xpress
Researchers develop "intelligent" training tool to treat prostate cancer
Medical Xpress
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed a new approach to improve training for cryosurgery, a procedure used to treat prostate cancer by freezing and destroying the diseased tissues. The new approach will shorten the learning curve and …

Genetic variants in the TEP1 gene are associated with prostate cancer risk and … – Nature.com

Genetic variants in the TEP1 gene are associated with prostate cancer risk and
Nature.com
Telomere-related genes play an important role in carcinogenesis and progression of prostate cancer (PCa). It is not fully understood whether genetic variations in telomere-related genes are associated with development and progression in PCa patients.

Androgen Deprivation for Localized Prostate Cancer Ups Cardiac Risks – Renal and Urology News

Androgen Deprivation for Localized Prostate Cancer Ups Cardiac Risks
Renal and Urology News
Androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) with gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonists is associated with an increased risk of cardiac events in elderly men with localized prostate cancer and a decent life expectancy, new findings suggest. “Clinicians …

Prostate cancer Avoiding excess confirmatory biopsies – Nature.com


Xconomy
Prostate cancer Avoiding excess confirmatory biopsies
Nature.com
A new predictive model could help omit unnecessary confirmatory biopsy in men with prostate cancer at low risk of reclassification on active surveillance. The retrospective study, performed by researchers from the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Genetic Testing Is a Cancer Game ChangerObserver


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York City rename a stand in honour of Prostate Cancer UK – Eurosport.com ASIA


Eurosport.com ASIA
York City rename a stand in honour of Prostate Cancer UK
Eurosport.com ASIA
This season, York City Football Club is proud to link up with Prostate Cancer UK and draw attention to a disease that affects over 40,000 men every year. Following Luton Town's unprecedented stadium name change last season, which attracted huge
Research findings differentiate prostate cancer tumors into five different typesinfo-europa


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Cryotherapy effective treatment for prostate cancer – The Star Beacon

Cryotherapy effective treatment for prostate cancer
The Star Beacon
ASHTABULA — According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the second most common cancer striking men after skin cancer. Thanks to advances in diagnosis and treatment, prostate cancer has one of the highest survival rates of any type of …
Failure to Control Early Prostate Cancer Results in a Poor OutcomeNewswise (press release)


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There Might Be 5 Kinds of Prostate Cancer – WebMD


TIME
There Might Be 5 Kinds of Prostate Cancer
WebMD
The team, from the Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute and Addenbrooke's Hospital, studied samples of healthy and cancerous prostate tissue from more than 250 men. To group the tumors into five distinct types, they looked for abnormal chromosomes …
Five subtypes of prostate cancer identified, paving way for more personalized Washington Post

Black Men are Twice as Likely to Die of Prostate Cancer as White MenTIME
Prostate cancer: Five types 'found'BBC News
UPI.com -International Business Times -Medical News Today
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​How Tokai Pharmaceuticals is using precision medicine for prostate cancer – Boston Business Journal (blog)


Boston Business Journal (blog)
​How Tokai Pharmaceuticals is using precision medicine for prostate cancer
Boston Business Journal (blog)
In the months before Tokai Pharmaceuticals' September 2014 initial public offering, CEO Jodie Morrison says the company scrapped its plans for a late stage trial of its potential prostate cancer drug and decided to take a whole new approach.

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Boston Scientific (BSX), Endo (ENDP) Complete AMS Men’s Health and Prostate … – StreetInsider.com


Minneapolis Star Tribune
Boston Scientific (BSX), Endo (ENDP) Complete AMS Men's Health and Prostate
StreetInsider.com
Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) as closed on the previously announced agreement with Endo International plc (Nasdaq: ENDP) to purchase American Medical Systems' (AMS) Men's Health and Prostate Health businesses, for $1.6 billion in up-front cash and a …
Endo Completes Divestiture of American Medical Systems' Men's and Prostate PR Newswire (press release)

Boston Scientific closes $1.6B Endo urology portfolio buyMass Device

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Prostate Cancer Divided Into Five Distinct Types – Medscape


Medscape
Prostate Cancer Divided Into Five Distinct Types
Medscape
The great hope in prostate cancer is for a test that would differentiate between patients with aggressive disease who need intensive treatment from those patients with mild forms of the disease, who may not need treatment. Much effort has gone into
Latest prostate cancer findings may help determine the most suitable treatment Science Times

You Were Wondering: When to screen for prostate cancer?The News Journal
Study Links Ethnicity to Prostate Cancer RiskCare2.com
Guardian Liberty Voice -Kern Golden Empire -Sentinel Republic
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