High-impact publication describes a personalized genetic test that could predict prostate cancer recurrence

Date Posted: 
2014-11-14

A multinational study lead by Dr. Rob Bristow and including Dr. Colin Collins of the VPC was published in The Lancet Oncology and was written up in The Globe and Mail.

This publication describes a genetic test that could identify which men are at highest risk for recurrence of prostate cancer following localized treatment with surgery or radiation therapy and provide a quick and highly accurate tool to determine the optimal subsequent therapeutic approach.

Read the full Globe and Mail article here and the scientific publication here.

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