Two New Genes Involved in the More Aggressive Prostate Cancer

“A study by the Columbia University Nova York, in collaboration with the Catalan Institute of Oncology , Belvitge Biomedical Research Institute (ICO-IDIBELL) has identified two new genes that lead to more aggressive forms of prostate cancer. The work done by Alvaro Aytes under the direction of Cory Abate-Shen, director of the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center of the Columbia University, has been published in the latest issue of Cancer Cell.”

Editor’s note: More and more, oncologists are using tumor genetics to better understand and treat cancer. Learn more here.