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Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK; affecting 250,000 men. Risk factors for prostate cancer include age (average age at diagnosis is 70), a family history and a Caribbean or ...
Researchers construct a 3-D cell model of the prostate gland and use it to show that BPA exposure may increase the risk of cancer in the organ.
Studies using rodent and adult human prostate stem-progenitor cell models indicate that exposure to bisphenol A (BPA) during development increases susceptibility of the prostate gland to premalignancy...
(HealthDay)—Chemotherapy at the start of hormone therapy can extend the lives of men with prostate cancer that has spread beyond the gland, a new study finds.
Men who are 40 and older should have an annual prostate exam as part of their overall prostate health routine. New York, New York (PRWEB) October 27, 2015 When a man reaches the age of 40, he should ...
I sat with my colleagues at an FDA Forum on partial gland ablation for prostate cancer a few days ago in New Orleans. I huddled in one corner trading snarky texts as speaker after speaker spoke over...
Mammary Gland May Have Epigenetic Memory Results from a mouse study suggest that pregnancy primes the mammary gland for increased milk production in future pregnancies through epigenetic changes.
LONDON, July 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- About Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancer in men. It occurs in the prostate gland, a small walnut-shaped gland. The primary function o...
Scientists have elucidated a mechanism that is responsible for the development of adrenal gland tumors. They discovered that the BMP7 protein plays a key role in this process and that it could be a po...
The value of FDG-positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) for detecting prostate cancer is unknown. We aimed to investigate the clinical value of incidental prostate FDG uptake on PET...
The biological importance of calcifications occasionally noted in fetal tissues (mainly liver) at autopsy or ultrasound is largely unexplored. Previous reports hint at an association to infection, cir...
To create a predictive nomogram for biochemical failure following primary whole-gland cryoablation of the prostate for localized prostate cancer (LPCa).
Accuracy of biopsy scheme depends on different parameters. Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level and digital rectal examination (DRE) influenced the detection rate and suggested the biopsy scheme to a...
A fully differentiated epithelium of the normal prostate gland allows epithelial cells to de-differentiate into mesenchymal-like derivatives via the process of epithelial-mesenchymal transition (EMT) ...