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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men. Prostate cancer develops slowly, and there may be no signs that you have it for many years. Symptoms often only become apparent when your prostate is large enough to affect the urethra. Treatment options i



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Novel genes identified that help suppress prostate and other cancers

Tue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

New genes which help prevent prostate, skin and breast cancer development in mice have been discovered by researchers at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and their collaborators.



Prostate cancer trial shows treating with precision radiotherapy cuts course of treatment by 50 percent

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

An Ontario-led international clinical trial with 1,206 men with localized prostate cancer shows that compressing radiation treatments into four weeks from eight delivers similar outcomes.



How does broccoli help prevent cancer? Study sheds light

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Researchers have identified a mechanism by which sulforaphane - a compound found in broccoli and other vegetables - may help to prevent cancer.



Could antidepressants stop prostate cancer from spreading?

Mon, 13 Mar 2017 09:00:00 PDT

Researchers have discovered an enzyme that helps prostate cancer cells spread to the bone, but antidepressants may have the potential to halt this process.



Why do shorter men go bald more often?

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Short men may have an increased risk of becoming bald prematurely. An international genetic study under the leadership of the University of Bonn at least points in this direction.



Nonsurgical treatment for enlarged prostate remains effective for years

Fri, 10 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A minimally invasive treatment that reduces urinary tract symptoms for men with enlarged prostates maintains its effectiveness for at least three years after patients undergo the therapy, according...



New test distinguishes 'tigers' from 'pussycats' in prostate cancer

Wed, 01 Mar 2017 06:00:00 PDT

A new test has been developed to make the vital distinction between aggressive and less harmful forms of prostate cancer, helping to avoid sometimes-damaging unnecessary treatment.



Novel mutation may be linked to prostate cancer in African American men

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 11:00:00 PDT

Researchers have identified a novel mutation that may be associated with prostate cancer in African American men, according to a new study published in PLOS Computational Biology.



Researchers find a new human androgen receptor structure, key target for the treatment of prostate cancer

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A team led by researchers of the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (IBUB) and the Research Institute of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau) shows for the...



Shape of prostate and compartments within may serve as cancer indicators

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 02:00:00 PDT

Preliminary computerized imaging reveals the shape of the prostate and a compartment within the gland - called the transitional zone - consistently differ in men with prostate cancer than those...



Predicting and preventing prostate cancer spread

Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDT

University of Adelaide researchers have uncovered a new pathway which regulates the spread of prostate cancer around the body.



New study finds where you live may determine likelihood of dying from cancer

Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 PDT

The rate at which Americans die from cancers varies dramatically by where they live, according to a new scientific analysis.



Study paves the way for better understanding how prostate cancer spreads around the body

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Scientists have taken a major leap forward in being able to fully understand how prostate cancer cells acquire their ability to spread from the initial tumour to other areas of the body.



One in four men with suspected prostate cancer could avoid unnecessary biopsy if given an MRI scan first, study estimates

Fri, 20 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDT

Giving men with suspected prostate cancer an MRI scan could improve diagnosis and save those who do not have aggressive cancers from having an unnecessary biopsy, according to a study published in...



Genetic basis of aggression in prostate cancer

Tue, 10 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDT

New insights into the genetic drivers of prostate cancer that may inform treatment decisions are highlighted in two papers published online in Nature and Nature Communications this week.



Research helps explain why androgen-deprivation therapy doesn't work for many prostate cancers

Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Metastatic prostate cancer, or prostate cancer that has spread to other organs, is incurable.



Scientists uncover new way to defeat therapy-resistant prostate cancer

Fri, 06 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PDT

A new study led by scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) sheds light on a signaling circuit in cells that drives therapy resistance in prostate cancer.



Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia: Treatment, Symptoms, and Causes

Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDT

What is BPH and what are the causes and risk factors? Learn about its diagnosis, complications, medication that may be used, and tips for living with BPH.



Light therapy 'a huge leap forward' for early prostate cancer treatment

Tue, 20 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PDT

In a new study, a novel light therapy called VTP led to complete remission in almost half of men with early localized prostate cancer.



Enzyme that digests vitamin A also may regulate testosterone levels

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

An enzyme that converts the dietary carotenoid beta carotene into vitamin A in the body may also regulate testosterone levels and growth of the prostate, a new study found.



UCLA researchers uncover new evidence linking inflammation and increased prostate cancer risk

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PDT

UCLA researchers have discovered a previously unrecognized type of progenitor cell that, though rare in most regions of the human prostate, is found in uncommonly high numbers in inflamed areas of...



How highs and lows in testosterone levels 'shock' prostate cancer cells to death

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PDT

A strategy of alternately flooding and starving the body of testosterone is producing good results in patients who have metastatic prostate cancer that is resistant to treatment by chemical or...



Why are black men missing from prostate cancer research?

Fri, 25 Nov 2016 03:00:00 PDT

Black men are three times more likely to develop prostate cancer than other demographics, yet black men are consistently underrepresented in research studies, say researchers from King's College...



ATOMS device effectively treats male incontinence with high patient satisfaction

Thu, 24 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PDT

In the largest study yet to assess the long-term safety and efficacy of the adjustable transobturator male system (ATOMS) to treat incontinence in men following invasive prostate treatment, the...



Computer modeling could lead to new method for detecting, managing prostate cancer

Wed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PDT

New research coauthored by Brigham Young University researchers may lead to a more accurate system for early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of prostate cancer.