Fatigue and Hormone Therapy

Fatigue and Hormone Therapy

Hi, I’m Dr. Scholz. A common question we get at the PCRI is “How do you counteract fatigue from hormone blockade?” Hormone blockade otherwise known as androgen deprivation or we call it testosterone inactivating pharmaceuticals—these are medicines like Lupron, Casodex, Zytiga, Xtandi—fatigue is far and away the most common complaint, and this occurs primarily because […]

Worms in space: The Molecular Muscle Experiment

Worms in space: The Molecular Muscle Experiment

Preparing to send worms into space sounds an unusual challenge, but that’s just what’s happening. A team of scientists from Exeter and Nottingham universities are working together to send microscopic worms into space in a bid to discover more about muscle loss during space flight. The experiment will see worms flown to the International Space […]