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A new drug for advanced prostate cancer patients has proved so effective that researchers stopped the clinical trial early to give all patients CHICAGO (Reuters) - A trial of Johnson & Johnson's prostate cancer pill, Zytiga, found that it slowed the spread of the disease by 58 percent Small study of focal therapy by UCL shows dramatic fall in rates of incontinence and erectile problems after treatment A new prostate cancer Few available treatment options exist once prostate cancer has spread to other parts of the body and has failed to respond to therapies that UP to 4000 prostate cancer victims will get special care and support from a nurse as they battle the deadly disease under a $6 million program Initial findings from a decade ago showed that the drug finasteride significantly reduced the risk of prostate cancer, but among those who did Screening for prostate cancer could reduce deaths from the disease by about a fifth, according to the long-term results of a major European study A new prostate cancer treatment that combines lasers and deep-sea bacteria could be "truly transformative," according to a team of researchers.

In a small clinical trial, six months of treatment with the drug, Johnson & Johnson’s Zytiga, added to standard therapy, eliminated or nearly In 2012 when the United States Preventive Task Force (USPTF) recommended against PSA screening for prostate cancer many physicians and epidemiologist CALVARY Mater Newcastle researchers have helped develop a new treatment option for men with prostate cancer that does not require surgery.

J&J Drug Slows Prostate Cancer Spread by 58%: Trial Healthy men participating in the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial who actively participate in all steps of the clinical trial are most likely Men with prostate benefit from treatment with the pioneering drug olaparib the first cancer drug to target inherited mutations according Lynparza, or olaparib, can also help men with prostate according to new clinical trial results on Tuesday.The news is the Dogs have long been considered man's best friend, but new research has revealed they may just be his best chance of diagnosing cancer too.

Clinical trials on mice said the Ailanthone (AIL) compound could help patients with an aggressive form of the cancer.

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