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androgen-independent

a term for prostate cancer cells that no longer respond to hormone therapy; also known as hormone-refractory. See also androgen-dependent.

Cancer Glossary

... hormones. Androgen-dependent cells may be normal or cancer. See
also androgen-independent. androgen-independent ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=a

PC-SPES, PC-HOPE, and PC-CARE

... many prostate specialists considered it a reasonable option for treating men
whose prostate cancers are androgen-independent, meaning they are ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/pc-spes-pc-hope-and-pc-care

Cancer Glossary

... hormone-refractory Search. not responsive to hormone treatments.
See also androgen-independent, hormone therapy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=h

Katherine S. Virgo Ph.D., MBA

... of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Expert Panel on Treatment
of Androgen Sensitive and Androgen Independent Prostate Cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/researchprogramsfunding/healthservicesresearch/ourstaffhealthservices/katherine-s-virgo-researcher-health-services-research

Licorice

... Licochalcone-A, a novel flavonoid isolated from licorice root (Glycyrrhiza glabra),
causes G2 and late-G1 arrests in androgen-independent PC-3 ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/licorice

Oleander Leaf

... Cardiac glycosides stimulate Ca2+ increases and apoptosis in androgen-
independent, metastatic human prostate adenocarcinoma cells. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/oleander-leaf

Green Tea

... Jatoi A, Ellison N, Burch PA, et al. A phase II trial of green tea in the treatment
of patients with androgen independent metastatic prostate carcinoma. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/green-tea

Lycopene

... A tomato-based, lycopene-containing intervention for androgen-independent
prostate cancer: results of a Phase II study from the North Central ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/lycopene

Capsicum

... Capsaicin, a component of red peppers, inhibits the growth of androgen-
independent, p53 mutant prostate cancer cells. Cancer Res. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/capsicum

Vitamin D

... double-blinded phase II evaluation of docetaxel with or without doxercalciferol
in patients with metastatic, androgen-independent prostate cancer. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/herbsvitaminsandminerals/vitamin-d