Prostate Cancer

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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 magnetic...
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...
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 image-guided intensity modulated radiation therapy (IG-IMRT) in...
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...
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 radiation...
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 the...
post-prostatectomy IG-IMRT, image-guided intensity-modulated radiation therapy, toxicity, ASTRO, Practical Radiation Oncology
Feature | Intensity Modulated Radiation Therapy (IMRT) | October 06, 2015
October 6, 2015 — A prospective study of guideline-based postoperative image-guided intensity modulated radiation...
molecular imaging, imaging agent, GA-68 PSMA, improved detection, early recurrent, prostate cancer
News | Radiopharmaceuticals and Tracers | September 18, 2015
September 18, 2015 — A recently developed drug was significantly better at detecting recurring prostate cancer in early...
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's...
low-risk prostate cancer, active surveillance, Johns Hopkins, Brady Urological Institute,
News | Prostate Cancer | September 02, 2015
September 2, 2015 — Men with relatively unaggressive prostate tumors whose disease is carefully monitored by urologists...
MRI marker
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 ("SBIR...