Androgen receptor CAG repeat length and association with prostate cancer risk: results from the prostate cancer prevention trial.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The Journal of urology, Volume 184, Issue 6, p.2297-302 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Aged, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Exons, Humans, Male, Microsatellite Repeats, Middle Aged, Prostatic Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Randomized Controlled Trials as Topic, Receptors, Androgen, Risk Factors

Abstract:

We investigated the association between the length of the polymorphic trinucleotide CAG microsatellite repeats in exon 1 of the AR gene and the risk of prostate cancer.