Prostate cancer news reports: January 6, 2010

Recent reports have addressed the following issues related to prostate cancer:

  • How many biopsy cores is the right number?
  • How “open” surgeons have adapted to laparoscopic surgery
  • Hypoxia, the tumor environment, and how it affects treatment
  • Gefitinib + radiation therapy in intermediate- and high-risk prostate cancer
  • Fractures, prostate cancer, and androgen deprivation … READ MORE …

The prostate cancer news report: Tuesday, May 5, 2009

We are returning to “normal” today with the standard “news reports.” Today’s items deal with:

  • Evolving biomarkers and new tests and their future application
  • MRI in diagnosis, staging, and prognosis of prostate cancer
  • Intraprostatic injection of LHRH agonists and antagonists: is it viable?
  • Gefitinib in HRPC: no evident impact on quality of life … READ MORE …