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BRCA Prostate Cancer: Lessons Learned from a Successful Outcome
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
On March 29, 2016, we reported the story of a 55 year old man diagnosed 13 years earlier with prostate cancer who had failed many prior courses of therapy. When our functional profile performed on a surgical biopsy revealed an unexpected degree...
Aggressive Prostate Cancer: A Life-Saving Opportunity Nearly Missed
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
A 42 year old gentleman presented in 2003 with an aggressive prostate cancer. He underwent surgery, radiation, hormones,...
Of Prostate Cancer, Glucose, Metabolism and Metformin
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
A study conducted by Canadian investigators and reported in the September 1, 2013 issue of the Journal of Clinical Oncology...
A “Clinical Trial” Gone Too Far - Hormone Refractory Prostate Cancer
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
An interesting paper was published in the January 10 NEJM (Abiraterone in Metastatic Prostate Cancer with Previous...
American Association of Cancer Research 2012
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
In my last blog, I described my recent attendance at the American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) meeting held in...
Cancer Gets Personal - Inoperable Prostate Cancer Survival Story
By Robert A. Nagourney, MD
Early in the morning of Nov 21, I suffered the loss of my father. However prepared one might be for this eventuality, there is...

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