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

Publication Type:

Journal Article


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


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


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.