What is the new breakthrough for prostate cancer? The treatment, called 177Lu-PSMA-617, uses a molecule that selectively seeks out and attaches to a specific protein on the cancer cell surface called PSMA (prostate-specific membrane antigen). The technology delivers radiation that damages DNA and destroys the cancer cell.
Can prostate cancer be 100% cured? The short answer is yes, prostate cancer can be cured, when detected and treated early. The vast majority of prostate cancer cases (more than 90 percent) are discovered in the early stages, making the tumors more likely to respond to treatment. Treatment doesn’t always have to mean surgery or chemotherapy, either.
Is the prostate Cancer Research Institute legitimate? Cancer Research | EIN: 95-4617875 | Culver City CA
Prostate Cancer Research Institute is a 501(c)(3) organization, with an IRS ruling year of 1998, and donations are tax-deductible.
What is the life expectancy of a man with prostate cancer? Survival for all stages of prostate cancer
more than 95 out of 100 (more than 95%) will survive their cancer for 1 year or more. more than 85 out of 100 (more than 85%) will survive their cancer for 5 years or more. almost 80 out of 100 (almost 80%) will survive their cancer for 10 years or more.