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Scientists discover why prostate cancer spread

Scientists discover why prostate cancer spread

In a recent study from Washington State University, researchers find a way that prostate cancer cells hijack the body’s bone maintenance. This could trigger the...
Nuclear gatekeeper offers a new way to target aggressive prostate cancer

Nuclear gatekeeper offers a new way to target aggressive prostate cancer

Blocking nuclear gateways that traffic cancer-promoting molecules to nucleus, could offer a new way to target aggressive cancer. Certain molecular drivers of cancer growth are...
Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

Common prostate cancer treatment linked to dementia

In a recent study from Penn Medicine, researchers find that a common hormone therapy to treat prostate cancer may double a man’s risk of...
Scientists discover genetic errors in more than 100 prostate tumors

Scientists discover genetic errors in more than 100 prostate tumors

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors, pinpointing important genetic errors these deadly tumors...
Prostate tumor DNA shows genetic error in common

Prostate tumor DNA shows genetic error in common

Using genetic sequencing, scientists have revealed the complete DNA makeup of more than 100 aggressive prostate tumors. The research pinpoints important genetic errors these deadly...
Do men with prostate cancer really need surgery

Do men with prostate cancer really need surgery?

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and the third-leading cause of cancer deaths among men, after lung and colorectal cancer. Many...
Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

Blood test could predict treatment for prostate cancer

A new international study shows that a blood test can predict how patients with advanced prostate cancer will respond to specific treatments. This can lead...
How early supper may lower your cancer risk

How early supper may lower your cancer risk

In a recent study, researchers find that having an early supper or finishing dinner at least two hours before going to bed are linked...

Surgical skills rather than tools are the key for prostate cancer surgery

Men undergoing either robot-assisted or open surgery for prostate cancer experienced equally good outcomes, a study involving University of Queensland researchers has found. The 24-month...
Football training linked to bone health in prostate cancer patients

Football training linked to bone health in prostate cancer patients

Androgen deprivation therapy for the treatment of prostate cancer can lead to loss of muscle and bone mass. In a new study, researchers find that...