Germline Missense Variants in the BTNL2 Gene Are Associated with Prostate Cancer Susceptibility.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 22, Issue 9, p.1520-8 (2013)

Keywords:

2013, August 2013, Human Biology Division, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

Rare, inherited mutations account for 5% to 10% of all prostate cancer cases. However, to date, few causative mutations have been identified.