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MSI-H/dMMR Is Clinically Meaningful, Despite Being Uncommon in Prostate Cancer

MSI-H/dMMR Is Clinically Meaningful, Despite Being Uncommon in Prostate Cancer

Biomarkers of PD-1/PD-L1 checkpoint inhibitor response in prostate cancer could help stratify patients by response.

Overactive Bladder Linked to Prostate Cancer ADT

Overactive Bladder Linked to Prostate Cancer ADT

Compared with men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer, healthy men had a 98% decreased risk of overactive bladder, study finds.

Prostate Cancer Possibly Linked to Zinc Intake

Prostate Cancer Possibly Linked to Zinc Intake

In a Spanish study, the highest vs lowest tertile of dietary zinc intake was associated with a significant 66% increased relative risk of low-grade prostate cancer.

Statins Plus ADT May Up Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Statins Plus ADT May Up Survival in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Statin use by men receiving androgen deprivation therapy for advanced PCa was associated with decreased risk of overall and cancer-specific mortality.

Hypofractionated Radiotherapy May Benefit Patients With Localized Prostate Cancer

Hypofractionated Radiotherapy May Benefit Patients With Localized Prostate Cancer

A study suggests HIMRT may have some advantages over CIMRT for treating men with localized prostate cancer.

New Surrogate Marker for ADT Evaluation Proposed

New Surrogate Marker for ADT Evaluation Proposed

Time interval free of biochemical failure may be a potential surrogate end point in the setting of androgen-deprivation therapy evaluation in men with prostate cancer.

Radiotherapy Did Not Improve Survival in All Patients With Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Radiotherapy Did Not Improve Survival in All Patients With Metastatic Prostate Cancer

Radiotherapy may improve survival among men with low metastatic burden, but not in all patients with metastatic prostate cancer.

Combination Abiraterone Acetate, Radium-223 Not Recommended in CRPC With Bone Mets

Combination Abiraterone Acetate, Radium-223 Not Recommended in CRPC With Bone Mets

The regimen did not improve survival and increased bone fractures.

Native Puerto Ricans Are at Increased Risk for Certain Cancers

Native Puerto Ricans Are at Increased Risk for Certain Cancers

Cancer occurrence in island Puerto Ricans and Puerto Ricans living in the continental US and Hawaii differ considerably.

Bladder Cancer Risk Higher With Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

Bladder Cancer Risk Higher With Radiation Therapy for Prostate Cancer

In a recently published study, external beam radiation therapy for localized prostate cancer was associated with a 35% increased risk of bladder cancer compared with radical prostatectomy.

Comparison of Multimodal Approaches in High-Risk Prostate Cancer

Comparison of Multimodal Approaches in High-Risk Prostate Cancer

Men treated with radical prostatectomy plus radiotherapy for locally or regionally advanced prostate cancer had improved survival but worse adverse events.

High Mutation Load Seen in the High-Risk Prostate Tumors of African Men

High Mutation Load Seen in the High-Risk Prostate Tumors of African Men

Differences in TMB between African and European patients show that "racial mutational disparity is not a technical or computational artifact," according to authors.

Prostate Cancer Drug Resistance Mediated by Epigenetic Changes

Prostate Cancer Drug Resistance Mediated by Epigenetic Changes

Epigenetic changes in the tumor microenvironment may explain why prostate cancer patients develop resistance to androgen signaling deprivation therapy.

Study Zeroes in on Cause of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

Study Zeroes in on Cause of Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

Some prostate cancer cells lack androgen receptors, and they proliferate faster than those that express androgen receptors under androgen-deficient conditions.

Heavy Alcohol Intake in Early Life May Significantly Increase Odds of High-Grade Prostate Cancer

Heavy Alcohol Intake in Early Life May Significantly Increase Odds of High-Grade Prostate Cancer

Recent analyses suggest that lifetime intake and early-life alcohol use may significantly contribute to the development of high-grade prostate cancer.

SBRT Appears Effective for Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer

SBRT Appears Effective for Oligometastatic Prostate Cancer

Stereotactic body radiation therapy achieves good local control of metastases in patients with recurrent prostate cancer following primary treatment.

Active Surveillance May Be a Good Option for Younger Men with Prostate Cancer

Active Surveillance May Be a Good Option for Younger Men with Prostate Cancer

The effect of age on outcomes in active surveillance is not well reported and requires further study.

First-Line Enzalutamide May Confer a Survival Benefit for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

First-Line Enzalutamide May Confer a Survival Benefit for Metastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

Patients may benefit from earlier lines of enzalutamide for the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Beverages Sweetened With Added Sugars May Increase the Risk of Prostate Cancer

Beverages Sweetened With Added Sugars May Increase the Risk of Prostate Cancer

Some prior evidence has linked increased sugar consumption to cancer development, but its impact on prostate cancer is unknown.

FDA Approves Enzalutamide for Nonmetastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

FDA Approves Enzalutamide for Nonmetastatic Castration-Resistant Prostate Cancer

This latest approval now makes enzalutamide the only FDA-approved oral medication indicated for both metastatic and nonmetastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

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