News items related to the Department of Urology.
A new therapeutic option for the treatment of castration-resistant prostate cancer5 February 2019
Jack Schalken and Vicky Luna Velez and colleagues, theme Urological cancers, published in Oncogene about suppression of prostate tumor cell survival by antisense oligonucleotide-mediated inhibition of AR-V7 mRNA synthesis.
Regenerative medicine could treat fecal incontinence, in the future15 November 2018
Wiep de Lingy and Alejandra Ruiz-Zapata, theme Reconstructive and regenerative medicine, systematically reviewed preclinical and clinical studies looking into regenerative medicine strategies to treat fecal incontinence in a recent publication in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
A personal touch of Anglita Yanti Setiasti12 July 2018
In order to promote interaction amongst colleagues within RIMLS, we have a ‘personal touch’ series setting employees in the spotlight. A light-hearted manner to learn about the colleagues you know and those you don’t! This week: Anglita Yanti Setiasti
Biomechanics and pelvic floor disorders, should clinicians know?23 April 2018
Alejandra Ruiz-Zapata and John Heesakkers, theme Reconstructive and regenerative Medicine, assessed the current knowledge and a scientific approach to the biomechanical properties of the pelvic floor tissues in a recent publication in European Urology Supplements.