New Treatment for Prostate Cancer

August 5, 2011 12:00:00 AM PDT
More than two-million men in the U.S have prostate cancer. This year, doctors will diagnose 217,000 new cases. Early detection and a host of new treatments can stop it in its tracks, but for the 100,000 patients whose prostate cancer has spread, there aren't many options. Now, the first FDA-approved immunotherapy treatment for prostate cancer is offering late-stage patients new hope.