Prostate Cancer

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

Augmenix, SpaceOAR System U.S. Clinical Trial, results, Urology Practice, prostate cancer, radiotherapy
News | Prostate Cancer | April 01, 2016

April 1, 2016 — Augmenix Inc. announced the publication of the SpaceOAR System U.S. Clinical Trial results of the...

prostate cancer, increased radiation dose, survival, Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center study
News | Prostate Cancer | March 31, 2016

March 31, 2016 — New technology has enabled doctors to administer higher doses of radiation to...

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...