Prostate Cancer

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

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 providers...
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 and...
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...
prostate cancer
News | Radiation Oncology | November 23, 2015
Low-risk prostate cancer patients in Canada may be opting for treatment with major life-changing side-effects without...

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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 the...