A Breakthrough Test for Prostate Cancer: What You Need to Know

Prostate cancer is a type of malignant tumor that affects men of all ages, but particularly older men. It occurs when cancerous cells start to grow in the prostate gland – which is located under the bladder and near the rectum.

Do you have some questions for your doctor? Here’s a list of 8 questions to ask him/her about your prostate cancer.

Every four minutes, prostate cancer kills someone, somewhere around the world. Researchers at Cambridge Oncometrix, are developing a simple test that will detect the disease early. Dmitry Soloviev is one the scientists helping to develop a test that can indicate the presence of cancer cells. Dr. Dmitry is the principal scientist at Oncometrix. Watch the video and learn more about this innovative test and how scientists are working to develop it further.

Learn more about 5 prostate cancer symptoms you should know about. 

Prostate Cancer News is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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Marta graduated from Universidade Fernando Pessoa in Porto with a degree in Communication Sciences and a Masters degree in New Communication Technologies. She has experience in social media, worked with several media channels, and has also worked as a freelance photographer and a graphic artist for almost 10 years.

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