Magdalena holds an MSc in Pharmaceutical Bioscience and an interdisciplinary PhD merging the fields of psychiatry, immunology and neuropharmacology. Her previous research focused on metabolic and immunologic changes in psychotic disorders. She is now focusing on science writing, allowing her to culture her passion for medical science and human health.
Most cancer treatments create the perfect environment for the diseases to rejuvenate, researchers discovered in a study that could explain how tumors become resistant to chemotherapy. The tumor debris ... Read more
An Independent Data Monitoring Committee has asked Bayer to unblind a Phase 3 clinical trial of a Xofigo (radium-223)-based therapy for prostate cancer after data indicated more bone fractures ... Read more
A highly precise type of radiotherapy called intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT) may be a safer form of treating lymph nodes in patients with prostate cancer, a clinical trial report ... Read more
Poseida Therapeutics’ CAR T-cell therapy P-PSMA-101 eradicated a previously incurable type of human prostate cancer implanted in mice, the company reported. Another CAR T-cell therapy that has reached doctor’s ... Read more
Inovio Pharmaceuticals reported that its experimental gene therapy-based antibody against prostate cancer has shown promising effects in early mouse studies of the approach, which combines advanced methods to combat ... Read more
Prostate cancer hormone depletion treatments might, in fact, be boosting cancer growth and making a tumor more aggressive, researchers at England’s University of Surrey found. Their study, which appeared in the ... Read more
Two treatment approaches — Zytiga (abiraterone acetate) plus prednisolone (AAP) or Taxotere (docetaxel) — provided patients with high-risk prostate cancer similar benefits when added to standard hormone deprivation therapy, ... Read more