Patierno: Genomics of Prostate Cancer - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to learn more about the differences in prostate tumors between African Americans and Caucasians who have prostate cancer by looking at the genetic materials (DNA and RNA) in tumor tissue.
What is the Condition Being Studied?
Prostate Cancer

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Adult patients with suspected or proven prostate cancer who are having a prostatectomy.

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, we will will collect tissue and blood at the time of your planned prostate surgery.

Study Details

Full Title
Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Prostate Cancer Disparities
Principal Investigator
Protocol Number
IRB: PRO00053535
NCT: NCT02229565
Phase N/A
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