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Another positive XMRV/Prostate Cancer Study

Discussion in 'XMRV Research and Replication Studies' started by Andrew, Mar 19, 2011.

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    1457 Xenotropic Murine Leukemia Virus Related Virus (XMRV) Is Present in Malignant Prostate Tissue but Does Not Affect Pathological or Clinical Outcome

    Chad Ritch*, Ruslan Korets, Mireia Castillo-Martin, Josep Domingo-DomenechAffiliations
    New York, NY, Mitchell Benson, Carlos Cordon-Cardo

    The Journal of Urology
    Volume 185, Issue 4, Supplement , Page e584, April 2011

    "XMRV was detected in at least 17% of malignant samples and rarely found in benign tissue. There was no significant effect of XMRV on pathological or clinical outcome as measured by PSA, stage, GS and BCR. Further research is necessary to determine the implications of XMRV infection on prostate cancer."

    http://www.jurology.com/article/S0022-5347(11)01618-1/fulltext

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