Jun 29, 2010 - 7:06 pm
On Tuesday, June 29, 2010, the Wall Street Journal wrote a comprehensive piece on the discovery of the 24 different types of prostate cancer. The Prostate Cancer Foundation heavily funded the research behind the reported discoveries at the University of Michigan and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. These findings bring us one step closer to discovering cures for these prostate cancers.
Key findings from the article include:
This data will result in better, cancer-specific diagnostics that will enable medical professionals to cure more and over treat less—an important goal in treating prostate cancer patients and in the overall quality of healthcare.