Vitamin D deficiency may be linked to aggressive prostate cancer

( American Association for Cancer Research ) Vitamin D deficiency was an indicator of aggressive prostate cancer and spread of the disease in European-American and African-American men who underwent their first prostate biopsy because of abnormal prostate-specific antigen and/or digital rectal examination test results, according to a study published in Clinical Cancer Research, a journal of the …

New model can predict therapy outcomes in prostate cancer with bone metastasis

( American Association for Cancer Research ) A new computational model that simulates bone metastasis of prostate cancer has the potential to rapidly assess experimental therapy outcomes and help develop personalized medicine for patients with this disease, according to data published in Cancer Research, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research.

Research and Markets: Metastatic Transitional Cell Cancer (Urothelial Cell Cancer) Clinical Trials Review 2014

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Metastatic Transitional Cell Cancer

Research and Markets: Metastatic Transitional (Urothelial) Tract Cancer Clinical Trials Review

Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Metastatic Transitional Tract Cancer Global Clin

AKC Canine Health Foundation Highlights Oncology Resources and Research Updates During Pet Cancer Awareness Month

Pet Cancer Awareness Month (PCAM) begins May 1. Throughout the month of May the AKC Canine Health Foundation (CHF) will provide news and information to help educate dog owners about the cutting-edge research and improved treatment options in the field of canine cancer. (PRWeb April 30, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/05/prweb11808879.htm

Breast cancer, brain tumors not caused by viruses

Breast cancer and brain tumors are not caused by viruses, according to a genetic analysis of more than 4,000 tumors that mapped the linkages between viruses and 19 different types of cancer. As such, this study calls into question some drug trial regimes. “In cancer research and treatment, there has been a lot of focus on associations that have not been proven, some of which have actually have …