BRCA Mutations and Risk of Prostate Cancer in Ashkenazi Jews Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Genome, Human
  • Genomics
  • Neoplasms

abstract

  • BRCA2 mutations are more likely to be found in unselected individuals with prostate cancer than age-matched controls. These results support the hypothesis that deleterious mutations in BRCA2 are associated with an increased risk of prostate cancer.

publication date

  • May 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-03-0604

PubMed ID

  • 15131025

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2918

end page

  • 21

volume

  • 10

number

  • 9