The U.S. Department of Defense has granted the "Impact Award" to explore new therapeutic options against advanced prostate cancer - scientifically known as castration-resistant or hormone therapy resistant prostate cancer- to a multidisciplinary team of researchers made up of the Prostate Cancer Clinical Research Unit of the Spanish National Cancer Research Center, led by David Olmos, the Prostate Cancer Translational Research Group of the Vall d'Hebron Institute of Oncology, led by Joaquín Mate... NEWS MEDICAL · 1 month
Whole-body imaging PET/MRI offers information to guide treatment options for prostate cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
New research on prostate cancer staging shows that PSMA-targeted PET/MRI performs equally as well as currently used predictive tools to determine the risk for... more
Surgical treatment unnecessary for many prostate cancer patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Otherwise healthy men with advanced prostate cancer may benefit greatly from surgery, but many with this diagnosis have no need for it. These conclusions were reached by researchers after following a large... more
Medical News Today: What is bone metastases in prostate cancer?  MNT · 4 weeks
When prostate cancer spreads to the bones, this is known as bone metastases. Although there is no cure for this advanced stage of prostate cancer, treatment can help... more
Medical News Today: What are bone metastases in prostate cancer?  MNT · 4 weeks
When prostate cancer spreads to the bones, this is known as bone metastases. Although there is no cure for this advanced stage of prostate cancer, treatment can help... more
Medical News Today: Prostate cancer and back pain  MNT · 6 days
Back pain is a common complaint with many possible causes. In some cases, chronic, unexplained back pain can occur with advanced prostate cancer. Learn more here. more
Study identifies a genetic driver of deadly prostate cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A new study has identified a novel molecular driver of lethal prostate cancer, along with a molecule that could be used to attack it. The findings were made in laboratory... more
Medical News Today: Can drinking alcohol lead to prostate cancer?  MNT · 2 weeks
Doctors do not fully understand what causes prostate cancer. This disease may have an association with alcohol, but scientists need to do more research to confirm the potential... more
Inflammatory bowel disease linked to prostate cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 week
Men with inflammatory bowel disease have four to five times higher risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer. This is the first report to show these men have higher than average PSA values and... more
Researchers awarded $7 million funding in Pancreatic Cancer Collective’s 'New Therapies Challenge'  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The Pancreatic Cancer Collective, the strategic partnership of the Lustgarten Foundation and Stand Up To Cancer, has awarded a total of $7 million in... more
New computer model predicts prostate cancer progression  NEWS MEDICAL · 6 days
An international team of cancer researchers from Denmark and Germany have used cancer patient data to develop a computer model that can predict the course of disease for prostate cancer. more
Prostate cancer: New computer model enables researchers to predict course of disease  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 days
How does a normal cell turn into a deadly cancer? Seeking an answer to this Question researchers examined the tumor genomes of nearly 300... more
Medical News Today: PSA levels after prostatectomy  MNT · 2 weeks
A prostatectomy is one treatment option for prostate cancer. It involves the surgical removal of the prostate gland. Following a prostatectomy, doctors carry out regular prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing to check that the cancer... more
Faster, cheaper test has potential to enhance prostate cancer evaluation  NEWS MEDICAL · 5 days
For men newly diagnosed with prostate cancer or patients previously treated, the risk of metastasis is a crucial determinant of whether to choose conservative management or undergo further... more
New study confirms effectiveness of PSA screening in reducing prostate cancer deaths  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A new study has confirmed the effectiveness of Prostate-specific Antigen screening in reducing prostate cancer mortality. more
New computer model helps predict course of the disease in prostate cancer patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
How does a normal cell turn into a deadly cancer? Seeking an answer to this question, and working alongside other international working... more
Revolutionary technology pinpoints biopsies to detect prostate cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Medical software that overlays tumor information from MRI scans onto ultrasound images can help guide surgeons conducting biopsies and improve prostate cancer detection. more
Medical News Today: IBD increases prostate cancer risk by fivefold  MNT · 3 days
According to a new study, inflammatory bowel disease increases the risk of developing prostate cancer. This finding opens up a challenging clinical debate. more
Faster, cheaper test can help predict risk of metastasis in prostate cancer patients  SCIENCE DAILY · 5 days
A report describes a new assay to assess copy number alterations that is cheaper, faster, reproducible, and requires less tissue than other... more
Reliance on 'YouTube medicine' may be dangerous for those concerned about prostate cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
The most popular YouTube videos on prostate cancer often offer misleading or biased medical information that poses potential health risks to patients,... more
UC San Diego professor receives NCI Outstanding Investigator Award for cancer research  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
The National Cancer Institute has awarded David Cheresh, PhD, Distinguished Professor and vice chair of Pathology at University of California San Diego School of... more
Men with inflammatory bowel disease have higher prostate cancer risk  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Men with inflammatory bowel disease have four to five times higher risk of being diagnosed with prostate cancer, reports a 20-year study from Northwestern Medicine. more
LDR brachytherapy for treating early-stage prostate cancer lacks conclusive data  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Interstitial brachytherapy uses slightly radioactive particles implanted into the prostate to deliver radiation directly to the tumour (low-dose-rate, LDR). more
Research identifies new therapeutic target for cancer treatment and tissue regeneration  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Research led by the University of Plymouth and Technische Universität Dresden has identified a new therapeutic target for cancer treatment and tissue regeneration - a protein... more
Atlas Space Operations wins first defense customer  SPACE NEWS · 2 weeks
With the SpaceX rideshare launch, Atlas Space Operations welcomed its first Defense Department customer into its cloud-based ground station network. more
Prostate cancer detection using MRI now first-line investigation tool  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Men with prostate cancers under the NHS would soon get non-invasive MRI scans for detections after a health body (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence or NICE) has given... more
Medical News Today: What you need to know about breast cancer  MNT · 3 weeks
Breast cancer survival rates are rising as screening and treatment improve. But breast cancer is still the most invasive cancer in women. Find out who might... more
Neighborhoods influence Chicagoans' transportation decisions  PHYS.ORG · 3 weeks
With the L, Divvy bikes, buses, Uber and Lyft, Chicago has no shortage of transportation options. But whether or not people actually explore all these options might be determined by the neighborhoods in which they live. more
Study assesses safety and efficacy of new treatment for pancreatic cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
Gemcitabine given in combination with nab-paclitaxel is the standard of care for patients with advanced pancreatic cancer. This practice, however, rests on data obtained from several... more
Lower levels of protein make squamous carcinoma cells more invasive  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Loss of a protein called TRIM29 promotes cancer cell invasion in a common type of skin cancer, suggesting a novel diagnostic marker and a possible therapeutic target. more
Greenland crater renewed the debate over an ancient climate mystery
Getting the Most Out of the CLARITY Technique
Tour Jezero Crater! Fly Over the Landing Site of NASA's Next Mars Rover (Video)
Answering the Biggest Neurological Research Questions of Today
Good vibrations: Neutrons lend insight into acoustic fracking
New research explores how the Olympic Games have shaped New Zealand identity
Rosetta witnesses birth of baby bow shock around comet
WATCH NOW | 2018 SpaceNews Awards for Excellence & Innovation presentation
How stereo was first sold to a skeptical public
Teenage sexting: We're letting young people down by not talking about it
Big picture look at climate change impact on US agriculture: Midwest at risk
Dracula ants possess fastest known animal appendage: The snap-jaw
Taking uncertainty out of cancer prognosis
Why artificial intelligence is likely to take more lives
It's Official! NASA's Famed Voyager 2 Spacecraft Reaches Interstellar Space