Pfizer and Japan’s Astellas Pharma said on Thursday their prostate cancer drug met the main goal of a trial testing it for a more common form of the disease. Photograph: Andrew Kelly/Reuters

Divya Grover Pfizer and Japan’s Astellas Pharma said on Thursday their prostate cancer drug met the main goal of a trial testing it for a more common(...)

Ulster University’s Dr Declan McKenna, who led a study into  the treatment of prostate cancer. File photograph: Nigel McDowell/Ulster University/PA Wire

Scientists at Ulster University have discovered a new treatment that they described as “hugely significant” in the battle against prostate cancer. T(...)

Patrick Byrne, who was diagnosed with prostate cancer. Photograph: Daragh Mc Sweeney/ Provision

I remember sitting down one day and starting to cry. I still had the catheter inside me following the removal of my prostate gland. I had been told(...)