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from May 2014
Drew Armstrong of Bloomerg covered results from recent study looking at men whose prostate cancer relapsed and delayed hormone theraphy treatment.
UCSF researchers make an important scientific breakthrough that connects two fundamental cellular processes, protein synthesis and metabolism, important for fueling cancer cell growth. Remarkably, the targeted inhibition of this specific connection caused cancer cells but not normal cells to die, therefore identifying an attractive new approach to cancer therapy.
Study offers new data on hormone therapy timing strategies when prostate cancer relapse is detected by rising PSA levels alone.
Professor Jack McAninch has logged thousands of miles in the corridors of San Francisco General Hospital (SFGH) since he became urology chief there in 1977.
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is categorized as a mental health problem, but it can also produce a range of physical symptoms.
The American Association of Genitourinary Surgeons awarded its 2014 Barringer Medal to Peter R. Carroll, MD, MPH, chair of the UCSF Department of Urology ...
Clay del Rosario, a nurse at the Urology Procedure Center, is a recipient of a Daisy Award for
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Dr Copp et al in @JUrology "Missed Opportunities to Decrease Radiation Exposure in Children with Renal Trauma"… t.co/iyye4pq7eu
Dr Baskin et al in @Urology on, "The Incidence and Durability of Compensatory Hypertrophy in Pediatric Patients wit… t.co/A8SHQ1MVCz
Dr Hampson et al in @JPediatriUrol on, "Long-term follow-up of urethral reconstruction for blunt urethral injury at… t.co/Fs7xGQcdR8
Dr Chi et al in @JEndourology on, "Micro-Costing Analysis Demonstrates Comparable Costs for LithoVue Compared to Re… t.co/P2iw7xKh0q
CONGRATS to Dr Palmer, DGIM faculty, Asst Prof of Urology & member of the UCSF Health Commxns Science Prog at CVP--… t.co/qoGel3e3Ca
Tune in to BBC World News tonight 7:20pm PT to hear Dr Blelloch speak on his research in Cell on, "Suppression of E… t.co/jfO3k1OmgM
Dr Hope et al in @JAMAOncol on, "Assessment of 68Ga-PSMA-11 PET Accuracy in Localizing Recurrent Prostate Cancer: A… t.co/tcqRUDv6Pr
Congrats to Dr Blelloch, prof of Urology et al for excellent research and NYT story, "Cancer's Trick for Dodging th… t.co/6YufoAS7PI