Prostate Cancer

News and new technology innovations concerning how imaging technology can help diagnose and treat prostate cancer can be found on this channel.

Technology | March 30, 2016

March 30, 2016 — Philips Healthcare introduced the first commercially available magnetic resonance (MR)-only...

prostate cancer, active surveillance, European Association of Urology study
News | Prostate Cancer | March 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 — Choosing ongoing monitoring instead of immediate curative treatment (surgery or radiotherapy) leads...

SpaceOAR System, prostate cancer radiotherapy, rectum spacer, first in Florida
News | Prostate Cancer | March 23, 2016

March 23, 2016 — Florida Cancer Affiliates (FCA) is helping to pioneer a new tool aimed to protect...

high-risk prostate cancer, radiation therapy, high volume facilities, Brigham and Women's Hospital study
News | Prostate Cancer | March 17, 2016

March 17, 2016 — New research finds improvement in overall survival rates among men with aggressive...

Brainlab, ExacTrac patient positioning, prostate cancer, SBRT
News | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | March 08, 2016

March 8, 2016 — Brainlab announced the results of a study with leading international cancer centers aimed at...

prostate cancer, ADDRAD trial, Ireland, VMAT and radium 223
News | Prostate Cancer | March 01, 2016

March 1, 2016 — Queen’s University Belfast, in partnership with the Belfast Trust, is leading the world’s first ever...

low-risk prostate cancer, active surveillance, ASCO recommendations
News | Prostate Cancer | February 19, 2016

February 19, 2016 — For most men with low-risk...

Weill Cornell Medicine, Senior Scientific, magnetix relaxometry, MRX technology, prostate cancer detection
News | Prostate Cancer | February 18, 2016

February 18, 2016 — Manhattan Scientifics Inc. announced its wholly-owned subsidiary Senior Scientific LLC, which is...

Focal Healthcare, Fusion Bx, FDA clearance, MR-ultrasound fusion, prostate biopsy
Technology | Biopsy Systems | February 02, 2016

February 2, 2016 — Focal Healthcare Inc. announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

Siemens, SEEit surface coil, prostate MRI exam, FDA clearance
Technology | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | January 29, 2016

January 29, 2016 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the noninvasive SEEit prostate...

prostate cancer, imaging agent, 64Cu-TP3805, PET/CT, Thomas Jefferson University study
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | January 21, 2016

January 21, 2016 — Researchers at Thomas Jefferson University have found the method they developed to image the...

prostate cancer screening, physicians, treatment information, study
News | Prostate Cancer | January 13, 2016

January 13, 2016 — A recent article in the American Journal of Men’s Health found that men and their health...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 31, 2015

Patients with prostate cancer are now being treated with minimally invasive, high intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 29, 2015

December 29, 2015 — A rigorous evaluation of survival rates has shown that cancer patients with localized prostate...

News | Prostate Cancer | December 18, 2015

Cancer Targeted Technology (CTT), a privately-held Seattle-based biotechnology firm focusing on cancer diagnostics...

News | Prostate Cancer | November 25, 2015

November 25, 2015 — Two studies in the November 17 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)...

CIRS, Multi-Modality Male Pelvic Phantom, realistic abdominal and transrectal scanning

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Technology | Quality Assurance (QA) | November 24, 2015

November 24, 2015 — The CIRS Multi-Modality Male Pelvic Phantom was designed for realistic abdominal and transrectal...

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News | Prostate Cancer | November 23, 2015

Now, for the first time, UCLA researchers have described cost across an entire care process for low-risk...

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News | Radiation Oncology | November 23, 2015

Low-risk prostate cancer patients in Canada may be opting for treatment with major life-changing side-effects...