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World experts convene to review ARvs and prostate cancer

The Journal European Urology has just published a summary of a special meeting arranged by the Prostate Cancer Foundation (USA) where stakeholders and 18 opinion leaders in the field from across the globe were invited to discuss androgen receptor variants (ARvs) in prostate cancer.  ARvs are an aberrant (or mutated) form of the androgen receptor.  The […]

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New potential targets for prostate cancer therapy

Dr Rajdeep Das,  FFCMH PhD Scholarship student in the Dame Roma Mitchell Cancer Research Laboratories, has received a Dean’s letter of commendation for his thesis on microRNAs (small fragments of genetic material that regulate how genes are expressed in cells) and prostate cancer. Raj has recently taken up a new position as a postdoctoral scientist at the University […]

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Hsp90 inhibitors and their therapeutic potential in prostate cancer

A/Professor Lisa Butler (ARC Future Fellow, Prostate Cancer Research Group Leader, SAHMRI),  Dr Margaret Centenera (PCFA Post-doctoral Research Fellow) and PhD student Heather Armstrong were invited along with UK colleagues  Dr. Roberta Ferraldeschi and Professor Paul Workman from The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust and the Institute of Cancer Research in the UK, to publish a review […]

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