Height IS a risk factor for higher-risk prostate cancer

A newly published and very detailed paper based on data from the PRACTICAL consortium now seems to have confirmed that taller men are at greater risk for high-risk prostate cancer than shorter ones (like your sitemaster). … READ MORE …

Bmi-1 in the regulation of prostate cancer development

There are a lot of media reports today about a protein called Bmi-1 and its impact on the regulation and development of prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Endoglin can suppress prostate cancer metastasis (at least in mice)

Endoglin is a protein found in certain cell membranes. (Strictly speaking it is a type I membrane glycoprotein found on cell surfaces and is part of the TGFβ receptor complex). … READ MORE …