News file for: Prostate Cancer

Test For Prostate Cancer Using Semen

Test For Prostate Cancer Using Semen

A microRNA-based test for prostate cancer could help distinguish aggressive tumors from slow growing ones and prevent unnecessary biopsies.

Astellas’ Prostate Cancer Drug Available In Japan

Astellas’ Prostate Cancer Drug Available In Japan

The androgen receptor signaling inhibitor XTANDI® has been approved for castration-resistant prostate cancer in Japan.

Tracking System May Improve Prostate Radiotherapy Treatment

Tracking System May Improve Prostate Radiotherapy Treatment

Researchers and clinicians in Australia are leading a clinical trial to test a GPS-like device that tracks the position of the prostate as it moves during radiotherapy.

Medifocus, Ideal Concept JV To Market Prolieve Treatment

Medifocus, Ideal Concept JV To Market Prolieve Treatment

Medifocus has entered into a joint venture agreement with Ideal Concept Group to sell and market its Prolieve treatment in China and other Asian countries.

BioChain, Epigenomics To Bring Septin9 Screening Technology To China

BioChain, Epigenomics To Bring Septin9 Screening Technology To China

BioChain and Epigenomics AG have announced a collaboration to bring Epigenomics’ Septin9 colorectal cancer screening technology to China.

First Major Study Of Cancer Incidence In Asian Americans

First Major Study Of Cancer Incidence In Asian Americans

Scientists have completed the first ever analysis of national trends in cancer incidence among the eight largest Asian American groups.

Prostate Cancer Foundation Awards Two Young Chinese Investigators

Prostate Cancer Foundation Awards Two Young Chinese Investigators

The Prostate Cancer Foundation has funded two new young Chinese investigators to lead innovative prostate cancer research projects within the country.

HPV, EBV May Interact In Prostate Cancers

HPV, EBV May Interact In Prostate Cancers

Two common viruses known to be associated with human cancers are both present in most prostate cancers, a new study suggests.

Scientists Find New Ways To Detect Cell Receptor Cross-Talk

Scientists Find New Ways To Detect Cell Receptor Cross-Talk

Innovative new technology has been used to identify and profile a novel combination of proteins that may improve treatment for prostate disorders.

U.S. Prostate Cancer Foundation Launches PCF China

U.S. Prostate Cancer Foundation Launches PCF China

The Prostate Cancer Foundation announced yesterday the launch of PCF China, a research initiative that will identify, fund, and promote innovative research projects within China.