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something spoken or written in return, as to a question or demand

an action elicited by a stimulus

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a statement (either spoken or written) that is made to reply to a question or request or criticism or accusation

the manner in which something is greeted

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a phrase recited or sung by the congregation following a versicle by the priest or minister

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the speech act of continuing a conversational exchange

the manner in which an electrical or mechanical device responds to an input signal or a range of input signals

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TAXYNERGY trial shows that early taxane switch may improve PSA response rate and that androgen receptor nuclear localization may indicate taxane sensitivity/resistance
PSA response was defined as per the Prostate Cancer Working Group 2 guidelines (PCWG2), (10) which is a [greater than or equal to] 50% decline in PSA from baseline maintained for at least three weeks (two consecutive cycles three weeks apart) and measured by the same laboratory, and without evidence of other disease progression documented at time of confirmatory values.
0001) and all secondary endpoints, including confirmed PSA response rate (54% vs.
Figure 3 illustrates the best PSA response seen after the initiation of abiraterone.
At week 49, the PSA response rate for all patients entering the study was 80.
Findings showed anti-tumor activity of sunitinib in combination with docetaxel and prednisone, with a PSA response occurring in 56 percent of patients with a median time to PSA progression of 42.
9] If AR were upregulated after a prolonged period of androgen deprivation thus making cancer cells more sensitive to anti-androgens, then we might have expected a longer period of PSA response.
A benefit we have seen here at CPCC to using Cesium-131 is the strong PSA response and relatively fast resolution of side effects.
Also, although he lacked a sustained PSA response to cabazitaxel, the patient reported an increase in well-being and did not want to stop therapy.
Efficacy endpoints include time to clinical disease progression, time to PSA progression and PSA response, immune response to GVAX immunotherapy, reduction in metabolic bone activity and survival.
5), objective tumor response and PSA response (Fig.
6] In both trials, PSA response rates were also statistically significantly higher with docetaxel compared to mitoxantrone.
Patients were monitored for an additional six months following the last injection for adverse events, PSA response, changes in PSA kinetics, and the induction of prostate cancer-associated antibodies.
The study concluded that "PB with Cesium-131 is effective and well-tolerated; both PSA response and the acute morbidity profile are very encouraging.
7,8] PSA response (defined as a 50% decline in baseline PSA) has also been proposed as a predictor of survival following chemotherapy for mHRPC.