Racial disparity of epidermal growth factor receptor expression in prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Receptor, Epidermal Growth Factor

abstract

  • Our data demonstrate that race contributes significantly to variability of EGFR expression in prostate cancer. Racial background may have an impact on the design of clinical trials to test the efficacy of anti-EGFR agents.

publication date

  • December 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2004.06.134

PubMed ID

  • 15570072

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 4725

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 22

number

  • 23