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Testosterone Fuel for Prostate Cancer Stalls Tumors in Surprise
The results published today in the journal Science Translational Medicine showed some success: seven patients saw declines in levels of prostate-specific antigen, or PSA, linked to the cancer during treatment and 10 responded to conventional care after ... [...]
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'Bipolar' therapy: Treating advanced prostate cancer with high-dose testosterone
Scientists have long understood that testosterone fuels prostate tumors, a discovery that prompted the development of hormone-blocking “castration” treatments for prostate cancer that delay the cancer's growth in many men. But a new study shows that a ... [...]
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Older men with higher levels of free testosterone more likely to develop …
Australian researchers spent a decade exploring the testosterone-prostate cancer connection by comparing natural testosterone levels of men in their 70s and 80s, those with prostate cancer and without. "Men with late-onset prostate cancer had higher ... [...]
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