News tagged with radiation therapies

UC to Test New Targeted Treatment for Prostate Cancer

( -- The American Cancer Society estimates one man in six will get prostate cancer during his lifetime, making it the second leading cause of cancer death in men. With a new partnership with Areva Med, University ...

dateApr 14, 2010 in Cancer
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Radiation after mastectomy underused, study finds

While radiation therapy is common after breast conserving surgery, it's much less frequent after mastectomy, even among women for whom it would have clear life-saving benefit. This is according to a new study from researchers ...

dateMar 29, 2010 in Cancer
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