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Stacey A. Kenfield, ScD, Assistant Professor, Urology, UCSF published an important article in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute late last year showing how vigorous exercise and other healthy habits may protect men from developing lethal prostate cancer.

Davide Ruggero, PhD, and colleagues recently reported on a mechanism that may help explain how prostate cancers develop resistance to drugs that block tumor growth.

UCSF Urology has begun using a new imaging system that exploits the fluorescent properties of naturally occurring molecules in malignant tissues.

A UCSF database that has helped transform the diagnosis and treatment of prostate cancer marks its 20th anniversary this year.

Lead Author Stacey Kenfield, ScD, Assistant Professor, UCSF Urology publishes findings to further support a healthy lifestyle including vigorous exercise is a key factor in decreasing the risk of lethal prostate cancer.  Read full story

Dr. Chan appears on KQED's Forum...

A new member of the Department of Urology, Mark Bridge, is working in the emerging field of data science…

The first Annual Jack W. McAninch MD Endowed Lectureship in Surgical Urology welcomed visiting professor, Anthony R. Mundy, MB BS.

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