A Heroes Experiences with Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials

I was diagnosed with Stage 4 prostate cancer in November of 2008. After discussing the options with my family, I decided to try clinical trials instead of following the standard course of treatment. My first clinical trial combined 6 rounds of chemotherapy with the standard hormone replacement therapy (editors note – ADT). This trial was effective for about 20 months before my PSA began to again rise. In the fall of 2010 my family and I were once again trying to decide the best course of treatment. I was able to enroll in a trial for MDV-3100, now known as [...]