Departments and specialties

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Research

Doctors and scientists at Mayo Clinic are studying new ways to detect and treat recurrent prostate cancer.

Cancer research is conducted in coordination with the Mayo Clinic Cancer Center. The Mayo Clinic Cancer Center receives funding from the National Cancer Institute and is designated as a comprehensive cancer center — recognition for an institution's scientific excellence and multidisciplinary resources focused on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment.

Publications

See a list of publications about recurrent prostate cancer by Mayo Clinic doctors on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Choline C-11 PET scan care at Mayo Clinic

Feb. 09, 2019
References
  1. Choline C-11 Injection (prescribing information). Rochester, Minn.: Mayo Clinic PET Radiochemistry Facility; 2012. https://www.accessdata.fda.gov/scripts/cder/daf/index.cfm?event=overview.process&ApplNo=203155. Accessed Dec. 3, 2018.
  2. Prostate cancer. Plymouth Meeting, Pa.: National Comprehensive Cancer Network. https://www.nccn.org/professionals/physician_gls/f_guidelines.asp. Accessed Dec. 3, 2018.
  3. Evans JD, et al. Prostate cancer-specific PET radiotracers: A review on the clinical utility in recurrent disease. Practical Radiation Oncology. 2018;8:28.
  4. Murphy RC, et al. The utility of 11C-choline PET/CT for imaging prostate cancer: A pictorial guide. American Journal of Roentgenology. 2011;196:1390.