Bio Techs and Large Pharma's are into this big time...as somebody is going to have a break through, first with patent if possible would win very big. Has to do with PARP1 inhibitor and also BRCA (which is breast cancer related)
There is a guy who lives near me who developed a way for a standard v-8 engine to get over 80 mpg. It worked. His patent was bought out by some oil co. He is rich. We pay over 3 bucks at the pump and big oil is doing very well my friends
Lupron $2500.00 per injection
Casodex 800 a month
estimates for dendrons new treatment 40k for a 4 month medium life extention.
Scans blood tests doc visits etc.
Dont hold your breath!!!!!!
Age at dx: 42 age now 45
Treated for sciatic nerve pain 6 months prior to dx.
Heavy amount of blood in urine Unable to urinate
Lung x-ray for pnumonia revealed multiple lesions in each lung
P.S.A. at time of dx. 3216.14
Began lupron and casodex
Cat scan showed large mass in the pelvic area affecting the bladder multiple nodules in both lungs and lymph node envolvement.
Bone scan revealed possible bone involvment in the pelvic area
Biopsy 12 of 12 cores positive gleason 3+4=7
P.S.A.s since lupron 2946, 1274, 532, 5.01 1.23, .09
Begining jan 08 psa .o9, .25, .44, .86, .73, 1.34, 1.49. Doubling time is a little over 3 months
Cat Scan 12/12/08 Prostate normal size and shape. No tumors detected. Left lung clear of all nodules right lung showing only benign scar tissue. Lymph nodes normal
Bone Scan 12/24/08. Clean!!! went off casodex January 4 2009
Current psa 2/13/09 .16
Latest P.S.A. 0.05 newest P.S.A. undetectable