A trial for stem cell therapy on men with impotence yielded positive results.
Substances found in antidepressants are believed to can prevent prostate cancer from spreading to the bones.
An aggressive form of prostate cancer was cured in mice using Cabozantinib, a drug used in treating certain types of thyroid and kidney cancer.
Recent studies reveal that there is now a possible way to tell if a man’s prostate cancer will recur or kills him after being treated.
Researchers dig into treatment options to know which will work best for men diagnosed with prostate cancer.
Medical practitioners encourage men of over 40 years old to undergo prostate cancer staging to understand the extent of the condition.
The BioScience Talks podcast features discussions of topical issues related to the biological sciences. By altering the heritability of certain traits, gene drive technologies have the potential to spread desired genes through wild populations. In practice, this could lead to mosquito populations that, for example, bear traits making them resistant to the spread of malaria. Despite the huge potential for improving human well-being, concern exists that gene drives could fail in the wild or, perhaps more concerning, spread beyond their intended target populations.