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Prostate Cancer UK hails double treatment victory for men in Scotland

Press releases   •   Oct 13, 2015 10:04 BST

Charity vows to fight on for full UK-wide access to abiraterone and radium-223 Prostate Cancer UK has welcomed the Scottish Medicines Consortium’s (SMC) decision to recommend two new life extending and life enhancing treatments for men with incurable prostate cancer for use on NHS Scotland.

Anger as SMC rejects enzalutamide

Anger as SMC rejects enzalutamide

Press releases   •   Aug 10, 2015 00:01 BST

Prostate Cancer UK has expressed anger at the Scottish Medicines Consortium’s (SMC) decision to reject the life-prolonging and life-enhancing drug, enzalutamide, for use on NHS Scotland for men with incurable advanced prostate cancer who have not received chemotherapy.

Prostate Cancer UK, Movember and Scottish Government pump £500,000 into search for answers over killer disease

Press releases   •   Jun 27, 2015 00:01 BST

Prostate Cancer UK, The Movember Foundation and the Scottish Government have today (Friday 27 June) handed researchers at Dundee University a six figure sum to investigate unanswered questions surrounding prostate cancer, the most common cancer in men in Scotland.

Prostate Cancer UK awards Scottish researchers crucial grants thanks to Movember funds

Press releases   •   May 22, 2015 09:00 BST

Experts at Heriot-Watt and Glasgow universities to share £350,000 funding boost