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Prostate Cancer Foundation Company Profile

08:51 EDT 16th July 2018 | BioPortfolio

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s largest philanthropic source of support for accelerating the world’s most promising research for discovering better treatments and cures for prostate cancer. Founded in 1993, the PCF has raised nearly $400 million and provided funding to more than 1,500 researchers at nearly 200 institutions worldwide. PCF advocates for greater awareness of prostate cancer and more efficient investment of governmental research funds for transformational cancer research. Its efforts have helped produce a 20-fold increase in government funding for prostate cancer. More information about the PCF can be found at www.pcf.org.


News Articles [3788 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Keytruda offers significant hope in subset of prostate cancer

Up until present, no studies had shown that immunotherapies could offer potential treatment for men with prostate cancer; however, at ASCO, a team from The Institute of Cancer Research and The Royal M...

His Prostate Cancer Becomes Her Struggle, Too

FRIDAY, March 23, 2018 -- Difficulties tied to prostate cancer may not be limited to men. Many wives of men with advanced prostate cancer say their husband's illness has harmed their own health, a new...

Trial first to show immunotherapy benefit in prostate cancer

An international trial led by The Institute of Cancer Research, London, and The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust has shown that immunotherapy can benefit men with prostate cancer.

What Might Make Prostate Cancer's Return More Likely?

FRIDAY, Jan. 26, 2018 -- Obesity and other health problems may boost the chances of cancer returning after a man has his prostate removed, a new study finds. "Prostate cancer is the most common cancer...

$2.5 Million Gift from Robert Frederick Smith to the Prostate Cancer Foundation is the Largest ...

Smith's gift is the largest donation ever made specifically targeting research and care for African-American men with prostate cancer who, statistically, are 73 percent more Read more...

Medical News Today: Can women get prostate cancer?

Women do not have a prostate in the same way as men. They do, however, have Skene glands, often called the female prostate, which have many similarities to the prostate. Cancer of the female prostate ...

Liquid biopsy technology to improve prostate cancer treatment

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men and the fifth leading cause of death from cancer in men worldwide, according to 2012 numbers. While several viable treatment options for prostat...

The Case for Platinum Therapy in Prostate Cancer

The arsenal of therapeutic options for men with castration-resistant prostate cancer has steadily grown as ongoing research uncovers more about prostate cancer biology and resistance mechanisms. 

Drugs and Medications [923 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

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PubMed Articles [6886 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Men's perspectives of prostate cancer screening: A systematic review of qualitative studies.

Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed non-skin cancer in men. Screening for prostate cancer is widely accepted; however concerns regarding the harms outweighing the benefits of screening exis...

Radioligand therapy of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer: current approaches.

Prostate Cancer is the forth most common type of cancer. Prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) is anchored in the cell membrane of prostate epithelial cells. PSMA is highly expressed on prostate e...

Developing new age-specific prostate-specific antigen thresholds for testing for prostate cancer.

To examine whether age-related reference ranges for "normal" prostate-specific antigen (PSA) change (determined in men without prostate cancer) can be used to identify men at high risk of having prost...

The Role of Testosterone Therapy in the Setting of Prostate Cancer.

The role of testosterone in the development of prostate cancer and the safety of testosterone therapy (TTh) after prostate cancer treatment, or in the setting of active surveillance, remains controver...

Modelling human prostate cancer: Rat models.

Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in men, affecting approximately 1.1 million men worldwide. In this way, the study of prostate cancer biopathology and the study of new potential therap...

Clinical Trials [9353 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Olive Oil v Prostate Cancer Foundation Diet for Treatment of Prostate Cancer

This study compared a plant-based, olive oil diet to the diet recommended by the Prostate Cancer Foundation for weight loss and improvement in some laboratory biomarkers.

Evaluation of the Metastasis and Recurrence of Prostate Cancer

This study aims to use the new molecular probe 18F-PSMA for the diagnosis,staging ,recurrence monitoring and evaluation of the prostate cancer.By compared with the conventional imaging met...

Randomized Study of Pre-Prostatectomy Celecoxib or Placebo

This study will seek to determine if the downstream effects of COX-2 inhibition suggested by preclinical systems occur in human prostate cancer. To answer this question, men who have chose...

Vitamin E Supplements in Preventing Cancer in Patients at Risk of Prostate Cancer or Who Have Prostate Cancer

RATIONALE: Vitamin E supplements may stop or delay the development of prostate cancer in patients who are at risk of prostate cancer or who have prostate cancer. It is not yet known which ...

Docetaxel and Diethylstilbestrol in the Treatment of Androgen Independent Prostate Cancer

This study is for men who have prostate cancer that has spread outside of the prostate gland and is no longer responding to hormone removal therapy. This study is designed to determine if...

Companies [2750 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Prostate Cancer Foundation (PCF) is the world’s largest philanthropic source of support for accelerating the world’s most promising research for discovering better t...

The Prostate Cancer Foundation

The Prostate Cancer Foundation is the world’s largest philanthropic source of support for prostate cancer research focused on discovering better treatments and a cure for pro...

Prostate Cancer Education Council

Prostate cancer remains the second-leading cause of cancer death in American men. More than 220,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year and it is expected that 27,000 men will die fro...

Prostate Oncology Specialists, Inc.

According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is the most common non-skin cancer in the United States and the third most common cancer worldwide. More than two million men in the United St...

RC Cancer Centers

Each year thousands of patients from around the world and across the United States turn to RC Cancer Centers seeking a cure for their prostate cancer and learn why they are The Choice for Saving Lives...

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