Published in Cancer Weekly, October 11th, 2005
According to a study from the United States, "ASCENT, the Androgen-Independent Prostate Cancer (AIPC) Study of Calcitriol Enhancing Taxotere, is a double-blind, placebo-controlled randomized clinical trial designed to determine if DN-101, a high-dose oral formulation of calcitriol designed for cancer therapy, significantly increases the proportion of patients who have >50% reduction in serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels in response to docetaxel."
"The secondary goals of ASCENT are to evaluate the effect of DN-101 combined with docetaxel on PSA progression-free survival,...
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