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2014-06-16 08:28:19

SAN DIEGO, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GenomeDx Biosciences today announced that it has entered into a contractual agreement as a participating provider with Prime Health Services to provide diagnostic laboratory testing services. GenomeDx, which discovered and developed the Decipher® Prostate Cancer Classifier, will provide laboratory services, making the Decipher test available to members of the Prime Health network, which includes 9 million covered lives. Prime Health payors...

2014-06-11 12:29:15

Prostate Cancer Awareness Day Set for June 19th BOSTON, June 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Eight candidates running to be the next Governor of Massachusetts appeared together in "We All Agree," a video released today by the non-profit AdMeTech Foundation, creator of The Manogram(®) Project. The video highlights the need for increased prostate cancer education and awareness in the Commonwealth, and was produced in connection with the upcoming 6(th) Annual Prostate Cancer...

2014-06-06 08:24:52

Initial clinical experience with 89Zr-labeled anti-PSMA minibody presented LOS ANGELES, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ImaginAb, Inc., in collaboration with Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (MKSCC), will be presenting initial clinical data with an anti-PSMA recombinant antibody fragment (a "minibody") derived from the huJ591 monoclonal antibody, in patients with metastatic prostate cancer. The presentation of this initial data coincides with the Company's preparation to expand...

2014-06-04 12:25:59

CRANFORD and STONE HARBOR, N.J., June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It is estimated that 1 man in 6 will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime, so why aren't more men talking about it? Patrick Walsh author of Still Smiling A Conversation With A Prostate Cancer Survivor (available on amazon.com) thinks he knows the answer - fear and ignorance. In Still Smiling, Walsh a prostate cancer survivor takes aim at these mindsets by telling the story of his journey through fear and ignorance and...

2014-06-02 23:08:55

Save 10% on Men's Health Testing from Request A Test through June 30th, 2014. Use promo code MEN10 when ordering to save. Brecksville, OH (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 This June, Request A Test, a leading national provider of direct to consumer lab testing, is offering 10% off of all lab testing from the Men's Health category. To take advantage of this discount, customers just need to use promo code MEN10 when placing their order online or over the phone. The health community has...

2014-06-02 08:31:14

ProMark(TM) has Potential to Transform Prostate Cancer Care by Aiding Doctors and Patients with Appropriate Treatment Assessment CAMBRIDGE, Mass., June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, for the first time, Metamark presents results from the clinical validation study that showed ProMark(TM), the first and only proteomic-based imaging biopsy test, achieved its primary endpoint by accurately differentiating between aggressive and non-aggressive forms of prostate cancer at early stages of...

2014-05-30 12:25:59

WASHINGTON, May 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- LUGPA will celebrate June as the start of Men's Health Month, urging men to take control of their health by educating themselves on important health issues. "Studies show that men are more likely to avoid going to the doctor than women, leaving them at the mercy of an unimaginable number of diseases and conditions that could have been prevented or improved if only they had talked to their doctor," said Dr. Juan Reyna, president of...

2014-05-27 23:03:55

Humility of Mary Health Partners will provide free PSA blood draws to check 100 men for prostate cancer during the Fuel the Fight car and motorcycle show June 1 at Boardman High School. Youngstown, Ohio (PRWEB) May 27, 2014 Humility of Mary Health Partners will provide 100 free PSA blood draws to check for prostate cancer during the Fuel the Fight car and motorcycle show June 1 in Boardman. Fuel the Fight, sponsored by the HMHP Foundation and Sweeney Chevrolet, Buick, GMC, benefits Man Up...

2014-05-27 08:27:46

-- High calibre German consulting company appointed to assist CE Mark registration process SYDNEY, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Australian biotechnology company Minomic International Limited will register its MiStat(TM) ELISA prostate cancer test for CE Mark approval in the latter part of 2014. Achieving CE approval will be a key commercial milestone for the company, allowing it to sell and market its early detection diagnostic technology in the 33 member countries within the...

2014-05-20 16:27:05

New Analysis Suggests Oncotype DX Predicts Recurrence Risk After Prostatectomy Regardless of Post-Surgery Treatment REDWOOD CITY, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Genomic Health, Inc. (Nasdaq: GHDX) today presented positive results reinforcing the robustness of the Oncotype DX(®) prostate cancer test's development as a predictor of prostate cancer aggressiveness. A sub-analysis of a large Oncotype DX Genomic Prostate Score (GPS) development study, presented at the American...


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2013-03-04 15:21:55

The male prostate gland acts as an exocrine gland in the male reproductive system. It is a firm, partly muscular, chestnut sized gland near the neck of the urethra in males. Formation and Orientation The prostate is usually formed within the ninth week of the embryonic stage in reproductive development. The prostate can be separated into either “lobes” or “zones”. When looking at a prostate divided into zones, there are four distinct regions. The first zone is the Peripheral...

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