Prostate cancer

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Prostate cancer

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4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Dattoli Cancer Foundation

To raise awareness about the wide-spread incidence of prostate cancer; to provide accurate and current information about the diagnosis and treatment options for prostate cancer at first diagnosis and upon a recurrence; to support ongoing research of Dr. Michael Dattoli, radiation oncologist.

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Following organizations serve the condition "Prostate cancer" for support, advocacy or research.

4th Angel Mentoring Program

Learning that you have cancer can be an overwhelming experience – one that leaves you frightened, vulnerable and alone. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program offers free, one-on-one, confidential outreach and support from someone who has successfully made the same journey you are about to begin – the journey towards recovery. This specially trained volunteer and cancer survivor – your 4th Angel – is someone who will talk and listen in a supportive setting. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is telephone based, so you can be connect with an angel anywhere in the country. 4th Angel Mentoring Program is part of The Scott Hamilton CARES Initiative, a national non-profit organizat

http://www.4thangel.org

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2012

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Dattoli Cancer Foundation

To raise awareness about the wide-spread incidence of prostate cancer; to provide accurate and current information about the diagnosis and treatment options for prostate cancer at first diagnosis and upon a recurrence; to support ongoing research of Dr. Michael Dattoli, radiation oncologist.

http://www.dattolifoundation.com

Last Updated: 19 Feb 2013

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Prostate cancer" returned 10957 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Resistance to androgen-pathway drugs in prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Emmanuel S Antonarakis, Mary Nakazawa, Jun Luo

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Dec;371(23):2234.

 

Last Updated: 4 Dec 2014

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[Effect of quercetin on heat shock protein 27 expression in prostate cancer cells].
 

Author(s): Feng Yu, Li-li Jiang, Yan-cheng Di

Journal: Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao. 2014 Oct;36(5):506-9.

 

To evaluate the mRNA expression of heat shock protein 27 (HSP27) in different prostate cancer cell lines including RWPE-1, LNCaP, PC-3, and TSU-Pr1 and to further analyze the effect of quercetin on PC-3 cell lines.

Last Updated: 1 Nov 2014

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Enzalutamide in metastatic prostate cancer before chemotherapy.
 

Author(s): Tomasz M Beer, Bertrand Tombal

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2014 Oct;371(18):1755-6.

 

Last Updated: 30 Oct 2014

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Prostate cancer" returned 1150 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Bone-targeted treatment in prostate cancer].
 

Author(s): Lajos Géczi, István Sinkovics

Journal: Magy Onkol. 2014 Sep;58(3):199-203.

 

Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men. In case of metastatic disease, bone manifestation is presented in 85-90% of the patients. The new targeted treatments are the denosumab RANK-ligand monoclonal antibody and Ra-223-chloride radioisotope therapy. This paper summarizes ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2014

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[Clinical efficacy and safety of enzalutamide in metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis].
 

Author(s): Valentin Brodszky, Márta Péntek, Petra Baji, Fanni Rencz, Lajos Géczi, Miklós Szûcs, Csaba Berczi, László Gulácsi

Journal: Magy Onkol. 2014 Sep;58(3):189-97.

 

Enzalutamide, abiraterone-acetate, and cabazitaxel are licensed post-docetaxel treatments of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) in Hungary. The objectives of the study were to assess the efficacy and safety of post-docetaxel enzalutamide treatment and to compare ...

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2014

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Expanding androgen- and androgen receptor signaling-directed therapies for castration-resistant prostate cancer.
 

Author(s): Diogo A Bastos, Carlos Dzik, Dana Rathkopf, Howard I Scher

Journal: Oncology (Williston Park, N.Y.). 2014 Aug;28(8):693-9.

 

The treatment landscape of castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC) has been dramatically changed over the past years with the approval of several new drugs for clinical use. These include androgen axis-targeted therapy and novel drugs with different mechanisms of action, including ...

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2014

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Stage I-III Prostate Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer; Prostatic Cancer; Prostate Neoplasms; Prostatic Neoplasms; Cancer of the Prostate

 

Last Updated: 6 Jan 2015

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Anti-OX40, Cyclophosphamide (CTX) and Radiation in Patients With Progressive Metastatic Prostate Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Metastatic Prostate Cancer; Cancer of the Prostate; Prostate Cancer

 

Last Updated: 14 Oct 2014

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Development of Clinical Assessment Technique Using Multi-radiotracer PET/MR in Prostate Cancer
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Prostate Cancer Recurrent; Stage II Prostate Carcinoma; Stage III Prostate Carcinoma

 

Last Updated: 3 Dec 2013

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