Yiliang Wei

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What Ginger Does To Cancer Cells Has Amazed Researchers

The virulent and quick nature of cancer has been claiming the lives of plenty of people across the entire world. The cure has been sought after for …

Cancer

UH cancer researchers study healing properties of noni

Researchers with the University of Hawaii Cancer Center want to know if noni extract could potentially help prostate cancer patients.<p>The extract is …

Cancer

Prostate cancer cells succumb to 'suicide gene therapy'

A long-term clinical trial of a gene therapy for prostate cancer that causes the immune system to attack tumor cells suggests it is effective and …

'Suicide' gene therapy kills prostate cancer cells

<b>A new gene therapy technique is able to modify prostate cancer cells so that a patient's body attacks and kills them, US scientists have discovered.</b><p>The technique causes the tumour cells in the body to self-destruct, giving it the name 'suicide gene therapy'.<p>Their research found a 20% improvement in …

Prostate cancer drug developed by B.C. researchers to begin trials

Clinical trials will start today for a new prostate cancer drug developed by researchers at the BC Cancer Agency and University of British …

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Prostate cancer is the second most common cancer in US men. Thanks to widespread screening with prostate specific antigen (PSA) tests, almost 90 …

Cancer

UCLA-led study shows deadly prostate cancer cells have stem cell qualities

Scientists at the UCLA Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research have shown that the cells responsible for …

Cancer

Our milestones: the birth of a new prostate cancer drug

This entry is part 24 of 24 in the series Our milestones<i>In the latest in Our milestones, we look back to the 1990s, and to our ‘first-in-man’ trial</i> …

Cancer

PROVENGE (sipuleucel-T)

<b>STN:</b> BL 125197<b><br>Proper Name:</b> Autologous Cellular Immunotherapy<b><br>Tradename:</b> PROVENGE <b></b><b><br>Manufacturer:</b> Dendreon Corporation<p><b>Indication:</b><p>For the treatment of …

Biotechnology

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Metformin may slow prostate cancer growth

The common diabetes medication metformin helps slow the growth rate of prostate cancer, according to a results of a study presented at the American …

Cancer

Overcoming Treatment Resistance in Advanced Prostate Cancer

Hormone therapy is the center of care for prostate cancer but eventually stops working for some men. An American Cancer Society grantee is …

Prostate Cancer

Xofigo Approved for Prostate Cancer

THURSDAY, May 16 -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a drug to help men with advanced prostate cancer whose disease has spread to …

Cancer

Shiitake-soy blend tested as prostate cancer therapy - Futurity

UC DAVIS (US) — A natural product available in health stores may help lengthen the …

Cancer

Eat your greens: Broccoli revealed as key superfood for fighting prostate cancer

Broccoli and pomegranate have been scientifically proven to help combat the disease, along with the spice tumeric and green tea.<p>More than 3,000 cases …

Cancer

Diet and Prostate Cancer Risk - page 1

If the information you are about to read could be turned into a patented <b>drug</b>, it would be worth <b>billions of dollars</b> of annual sales to whoever owned …

‘Corn silk stops prostate cancer, diabetes’

Corn silk<p>Scientists have found that extract of corn or rather maize silk (Zea mays) can stop the growth of prostate cancer in humans as well as be …

Pomegranate juice: A cure for prostate cancer?

Some research suggests that drinking pomegranate juice may slow the progression of prostate cancer.<p>For example, in a study of men with recurrent …

High-Grade Prostate Cancer Linked to Low Testosterone

July 31, 2015<p>Share this content:<p>Hypogonadal men are more likely than those with normal testosterone to have prostate biopsy results showing …

Miracle Leaf For Treating Prostate Cancer (And 16 Other Uses)

Guava is a fruit we have all heard of, but might not have tasted. Although it is no secret that guava is packed with nutrients such as: vitamins A …

High Blood Pressure

News digest – five types of prostate cancer, red wine and resveratrol, GP referrals, and… microscopic lasers?

• Our researchers in Cambridge found that <b>prostate cancer</b> can be split into <b>five distinct ‘types’</b> based on a unique <b>genetic signature</b>. The Independent, …

Cancer

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm4 days agoView More<p>Hair<p>A slightly more nuanced guide to a very simple haircut.<p>By Adam …

Combo Treatment May Boost Survival With Advanced Prostate Cancer

<b>By Steven Reinberg</b><i><br>HealthDay Reporter</i><p>WEDNESDAY, Aug. 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Chemotherapy at the start of hormone therapy can extend the lives of …

Adjuvant Chemotherapy Improves Prostate Cancer Survival

June 8, 2015, by NCI Staff<p>Giving some men with prostate cancer chemotherapy after standard treatment with radiation and hormone therapy modestly …

Ride for Dad a cause with amazing views, seen in drone video

The largest motorcycle ride in Newfoundland and Labrador took place over the weekend, with hundreds of riders hitting the road to raise awareness for …

Compliance to exercise-oncology guidelines in prostate cancer survivors and associations with psychological distress, unmet supportive care needs, ... - PubMed

OBJECTIVE:<p>The purpose of this study was to determine prevalence of Australian prostate cancer survivors meeting contemporary exercise-oncology …

Cancer

Young-age prostate cancer

• S Hussein1,<br>• S Satturwar2,<br>• T Van der Kwast2<p>1Department of Laboratory Medicine, Kuwait Cancer Control Center, Kuwait, Kuwait<br>• 2Department of Pathology, …

Cancer

The foods that fight cancer, stop heart disease and strengthen bones after 40

It’s easy to think of food as just … food. But as you age, you can use food to boost your bone health, heart health, and to fight cancer and memory …

Wellness