Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

New therapy for prostate cancer

Date:
September 10, 2013
Source:
Ivanhoe / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
Doctors have used stereotactic ablative body radiation therapy to treat brain, lung, and pancreatic cancer in the past- but now researchers are testing the effectiveness of this treatment on patients with early-stage prostate cancer.


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-09-16 at 12:59 am EDT

New Therapy, New Hope for Aggressive Breast Cancer

New Therapy, New Hope for Aggressive Breast Cancer

Ivanhoe (Jan. 16, 2014) — Triple negative breast cancer accounts for about 15 percent of all new breast cancer cases in the U.S., but it leads to 25 percent of all breast cancer deaths. A diagnosis of triple negative breast cancer means that the three most common types of receptors known to fuel most breast cancer growth are not present in the cancer tumor.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Pinpointing Prostate Cancer

Pinpointing Prostate Cancer

Ivanhoe (Jan. 10, 2014) — Some 240,000 men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer this year. One of the biggest challenges for doctors is correctly diagnosing this type of cancer. Now, there’s a new way to know exactly where the cancer is and the best way to treat it.
Powered by NewsLook.com
Prostate Cancer: No More Worried Waiting

Prostate Cancer: No More Worried Waiting

Ivanhoe (Apr. 30, 2014) — : Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in U.S. men. Find out how a new gene test is changing the way doctors approach this cancer. Video provided by Ivanhoe
Powered by NewsLook.com
Lung Cancer: Killing Tumors Without Chemo

Lung Cancer: Killing Tumors Without Chemo

Ivanhoe (Oct. 17, 2013) — Lung cancer is the leading cancer killer in both men and women in the United States. In fact, more people die from lung cancer than colon, breast, and prostate cancers combined! The common course of action is surgery, radiation, and chemotherapy.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins