Latest Prostate Cancer Foundation Stories

2011-11-02 11:44:01

Prostate cancers are hungry, growing cells. Now we know how to cut off their food supply thanks to research to be published later this month in Cancer Research–work funded by Movember and the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia Researchers at the Centenary Institute in Sydney have discovered a potential future treatment for prostate cancer–through starving the tumour cells of an essential nutrient they need to grow rapidly. Their work, with human cells grown in the lab,...

2011-11-01 08:00:00

Lawn mower racers join international Movember Movement and grow kick grass â˜Staches to battle prostate cancer. Northbrook, IL (PRWEB) November 01, 2011 In support of the international Movember movement to raise funds for the Prostate Cancer Foundation and LIVESTRONG, the Lance Armstrong Foundation, the U.S. Lawn Mower Racing Association (USLMRA) http://www.letsmow.com with the support of its 20-year Title Sponsor STA-BIL Fuel Stabilizer...

2011-08-18 06:50:48

(Ivanhoe Newswire) "“ Researchers have identified five inherited genetic variants that are strongly associated with aggressive, lethal prostate cancer. The discovery could ultimately lead to the development of a simple blood test that could be given upon diagnosis to determine which men should receive aggressive treatments versus a more conservative approach. A substantial number of men with indolent tumors "“ which have a low probability of progressing to clinically significant,...

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  • A vial or small glass bottle, especially one for holding vinegar, oil, etc.; a caster for liquids.
This word is Middle English in origin, and ultimately comes from the Old French, diminutive of 'crue,' flask.