With all the research going on, we all await that magical "cure" so we won't have to discuss this beast again. So be it today, with the study of the antibody F77 bouncing around the internet. While this particular antibody may not be the break through we all desire, the fact that all the research is going on as we speak is gratifying in that if some of us have relapses in the future, there may be something new out there to help. We truly live in a good time.
Age 57 at diagnosis (2006), PSA 4.7 (up from 3.2 one year previous)
Biopsy November 8, 2006 1 of 10 cores positive 5% LEFT Side Gleason 3+3
Robotic surgery January 19, 2007
Post Surgery Pathology Stage T3a, Gleason 3+4, positive margins and capsular penetration RIGHT Side
Post Surgery PSA: March 5, 2007: 0.01 5 month PSA 0.08
Adjuvant therapy began June 26, 2007 with Zoladex injection
Radiation began August 23, 2007, ended October 8
First post radiation PSA, December 18, 2007: 0; March 2008 - still 0; July 2008 - 0; Sept. 2008 - 0; Dec 2008 - 0; March 2009 - 0; Final Zoladex injection!