Areas of consensus at APCCC last year … see Table 1

So your sitemaster has been looking through the full report from the APCCC meeting held in Basel last year — as he promised he would. … READ MORE …

Full data on ADT + chemotherapy from the STAMPEDE trial now published

Back in May 2015, James et al. reported on the survival benefits associated with androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) + docetaxel-based chemotherapy compared to ADT alone as first-line therapy for treatment-naive men initially diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer. … READ MORE …

Enzalutamide monotherapy in hormone-naive prostate cancer: early data

A currently unanswered question being addressed in clinical trials is whether the oral agent enzalutamide (Xtandi) is effective and safe as monotherapy in the treatment of progressive, hormone-naive prostate cancer (i.e., before the use of other drugs such as the LHRH agonists and other forms of androgen deprivation therapy [ADT]). … READ MORE …