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Prostate cancer progression trigger to incurable stage has likely been uncovered

Researchers at the University of Oulu in Finland have discovered novel genes and mechanisms that can explain how a genomic variant in a single...

Large study on aggressive prostate cancer in African-American men

The largest coordinated research effort to study biological and non-biological factors associated with aggressive prostate cancer in African-American men has begun. The $26.5 million...

Chronic inflammation linked to ‘high-grade’ prostate cancer

Men who show signs of chronic inflammation in non-cancerous prostate tissue may have nearly twice the risk of actually having prostate cancer than those...

Circumcision could prevent prostate cancer… if it’s performed after the age...

Montreal study shows the effect is particularly strong amongst black men Researchers at the University of Montreal and the INRS-Institut-Armand-Frappier have shown that men circumcised...

Androgen therapy ineffective for most men with early prostate cancer

A study of more than 15,000 men with early stage prostate cancer finds that those who received androgen deprivation as their primary treatment instead...

PSA-testing and early treatment decreases risk of prostate cancer death

Mortality in prostate cancer is lower in areas with frequent use of PSA testing compared with areas with little testing shows a study published...

Possible new diagnostic, treatment approach for aggressive prostate cancer

Researchers have discovered a link between prostate cancer aggressiveness and the accumulation of a compound produced when cholesterol is metabolized in cells, findings that...

BPA linked to prostate cancer, study shows

Findings by Cincinnati Cancer Center researchers show that levels of bisphenol A (BPA) in men's urine could be a marker of prostate cancer and...

Engineering a more efficient way to diagnose prostate cancer

Computational models enable doctors to assess biomarkers more quickly and cheaply To diagnose prostate cancer, urologists, such as John Wei, and pathologists, such as Scott...

Genetic screening can identify men with advanced prostate cancer

Screening men with a family history of prostate cancer for a range of gene mutations can identify those who are at high risk of...

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