Prostate Cancer

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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...

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Feature | Radiation Oncology | November 11, 2015

A prospective study of guideline-based postoperative ...

Minomic, MUH, first-in-human trial, novel prostate cancer imaging agent, MIL-38, Australia
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | November 03, 2015

November 3, 2015 — Australian immuno-oncology company Minomic International Ltd has struck an agreement to launch...

CivaTech Oncology, CivaString, prostate brachytherapy, 103Pd radiation source, ASTRO 2015

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News | Prostate Cancer | November 02, 2015

November 2, 2015 — CivaTech Oncology Inc. has developed a new U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared...

SpaceOAR System, rapid U.S. adoption, prostate cancer radiotherapy, ASTRO 2015

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News | Prostate Cancer | October 28, 2015

October 28, 2015 — Augmenix Inc. showcased the SpaceOAR System at the 57th annual American Society of Therapeutic...

Siemens PETNET Solutions, investigational PET molecular biomarker, prostate and breast cancer, PET/CT, PET/MR, NuView Life Sciences

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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | October 19, 2015

October 19, 2015 — Siemens’ PETNET Solutions Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Siemens Healthcare, will formulate...

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Feature | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 06, 2015

October 6, 2015 — A prospective study of guideline-based postoperative...

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News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | September 18, 2015

September 18, 2015 — A recently developed drug was significantly better at detecting recurring...

ImaginAb, prostate imaging agent, prostate cancer, World Molecular Imaging Conference, molecular imaging, PET
News | Prostate Cancer | September 14, 2015

September 14, 2015 — ImaginAb Inc. has released interim results from a Phase 2 clinical trial of IAB2M, the company'...

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News | Prostate Cancer | September 02, 2015

September 2, 2015 — Men with relatively unaggressive prostate tumors whose disease is carefully monitored by...

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News | Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) | August 25, 2015

C4 Imaging LLC today announced it has been awarded a $1.32 Million Phase II Small Business Innovation Research ("...

18F-DCFBC PET/CT
News | Prostate Cancer | August 21, 2015

August 21, 2015 — A molecular imaging biomarker is able to detect fast-growing primary prostate cancer and...

Scanmed, prostate/pelvic MRI coil, Omaha, CBS Action News 3, masses
News | Prostate Cancer | August 20, 2015

August 20, 2015 — ScanMed LLC CEO Randall Jones, Ph.D., MBA, introduced the prostate/pelvic...

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News | Prostate Cancer | August 07, 2015

August 7, 2015 — Philips and Profound Medical Corp., a Toronto-based medical device company, announced a joint...

Videos | Radiation Oncology | July 31, 2015

Joseph Deasy, Ph.D., discusses his study on dose-volume relations for late rectal bleeding in 1,001 patients from...

low-risk prostate cancer, increased radiation, survival benefit, Perelman
Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 17, 2015

July 17, 2015 - Increased...

localized prostate cancer, management, active surveillance, androgen, radiation
News | Radiation Oncology | July 08, 2015

July 8, 2015 - Findings from a study in the July 7 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA)...

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Feature | Radiation Oncology | July 07, 2015

July 7, 2015 - New study findings reveal that more complications occur in patients treated with...