Recent Prostate Cancer News

Immediate vs Delayed Androgen Deprivation Therapy in Prostate Cancer

(May 1, 2018)

CancerConnect News: There is an ongoing discussion about the optimal timing of using androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) in men with prostate cancer who have relapsed based on a rising prostate-specific... Continue Reading


Xtandi® A New Standard Treatment for Men with Non-Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer?

(February 22, 2018)

CancerConnect News:  Results from the Phase 3 PROSPER clinical trial in patients with non-metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer (CRPC) were released this week at the 2018 Genitourinary Cancers... Continue Reading


Erleada is The First Treatment for Non-metastatic Castration-resistant Prostate Cancer

(February 19, 2018)

CancerConnect News:  Men who are being treated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) and see their prostate specific antigen (PSA) levels begin to increase have a new treatment option. The U.S. Food... Continue Reading


Myriad’s myRisk® Hereditary Cancer Test Finds More Than 12 Percent of Men with Prostate Cancer Carry an Inherited Genetic Mutation

(February 14, 2018)

Myriad Genetics a leader in molecular diagnostics and personalized medicine, announced today that results from a large 1,162 patient study will be featured during the poster presentation at the 2018 Genitourinary... Continue Reading


Two Advances in Prostate Cancers You Might Not Know About

(September 8, 2017)

Prostate cancer isn’t just about men, and it may be inherited. A recent study led by Peter Nelson, MD (Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center) has shown that 12% of advanced prostate cancers may be caused... Continue Reading