Tag Archives: prostate

Localized Prostate Cancer Therapy: Interview with Shyam Natarajan, CEO of Avenda Health

Avenda Health, a medtech company based in Santa Monica, California has developed the Focal Therapy System. It provides AI-powered prostate cancer therapy with the aim of treating only tumorous tissues, while reducing side-effects compared with conventional therapies. The system recently received FDA breakthrough designation.   At present, there are limited treatment options for men with… Read More »

FDA Approves Pylarify (piflufolastat F 18) PSMA-Targeted PET Imaging Drug for Men with Prostate Cancer

FDA Approves Pylarify (piflufolastat F 18) PSMA-Targeted PET Imaging Drug for Men with Prostate Cancer May 27, 2021 — FDA has approved Pylarify (piflufolastat F 18) – a drug for positron emission tomography (PET) imaging of prostate-specific membrane antigen (PSMA) positive lesions in men with prostate cancer. With the approval of Pylarify, certain men with prostate… Read More »

Prostate cancer and high fat diet

Cancer Cell 18, 11-22 Statistical analysis : Fat intake after diagnosis was estimated in men. What to Do: Drink plenty of water daily to help meet fluid needs. One study found that even EPA promoted tumor cell growth at low doses and was inhibitory cancer at high concentrations. This is followed by a review of… Read More »

Keto diet prostate cancer

Expression of transketolase Orostate predicts keto and urothelial prostate patient survival: Warburg effect diet. Ketone bodies are generated mainly by ketogenesis in the mitochondrial diet of liver cells and are subsequently exported via the blood to other organs to cover the energy demands of cells throughout the cancer. Ketogenic diets and cancer. The goal of… Read More »