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Prostate cancer biomarkers identified in seminal fluid

Results of a study recently published in Endocrine-Related Cancer have shown that the presence of certain molecules in seminal fluid indicates not only whether a man has prostate cancer, but also the severity of the cancer. ┬áSpeaking in the lead-up to Men’s Health Week (9-15 June), University of Adelaide research fellow and lead author Dr […]

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Better markers that predict aggressive prostate cancer disease

The inability of current blood tests for prostate cancer to provide a prognosis that clearly differentiates aggressive from slow growing disease remains a key research challenge which members of the Freemasons Foundation Centre for Men’s Health are taking on. Importantly, a better prognostic tool would reduce unnecessary and costly treatment that imposes great physical and […]

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