Prostate Cancer News on BioPortfolio

EDAP Announces FDA Clearance for Focal One

EDAP Nasdaq EDAP the global leader in therapeutic ultrasound today announced that it has received 510k clearance from the US Food and Drug Administration FDA for its Focal One device for the ablation of prostate tissue. As quoted in the press release The F...

Prostate Cancer Treatment Side Effects Linked to Distress

FRIDAY June 8 2018 For prostate cancer survivors dysfunction due to treatment side effects has a bidirectional association with emotional distress according to a study published in the June issue of The Journal of Urology.Heather Orom...

Inexpensive detector for prostate cancer cells on glass slides

Researchers have developed a new type of sensor that acts like glue for prostate cancer cells sticking them to a modified frosted glass slide like those used in science classes so that they can be identified from blood samples.The lowcost method...

Prostate cancer drug given initial no for NHS in England

News report A prostate cancer drug has been provisionally rejected as a firstline treatment on the NHS in England.The draft recommendation from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence NICE means abiraterone Zytiga wont be made routinely avail...

ASCO Overall Survival Up for AfricanAmerican Men With mCRPC

THURSDAY June 7 2018 Overall survival is increased for AfricanAmerican men with metastatic castration resistant prostate cancer mCRPC versus Caucasian men treated with docetaxelprednisone DP or a DPcontaining regimen according to a...

Immunotherapy 'May Help Advanced Prostate Cancer Patients'

Men with advanced metastatic prostate cancer for whom other treatments have failed may respond to pembrolizumab although it is not yet possible to say in advance who will benefit say UK researchers. Medscape News UK

New type of sensor acts like Velcro for prostate cancer cells

Researchers have developed a new type of sensor that acts like Velcro for prostate cancer cells sticking them to a modified frosted glass slide like those used in science classes so that they can be identified from blood samples.

news biotech LncRNAs Linked to Prostate Cancer Progression

Biotechnology Pharma and Biopharma News &8211; Research &8211; Science &8211; Lifescience BiotechBiopharmaPharma LncRNAs Linked to Prostate Cancer Progression .A long noncoding RNA has been linked to androgen receptor signaling and the growth a...

Pages