Markers for Detection of Prostate Cancer

@inproceedings{Clarke2010MarkersFD,
  title={Markers for Detection of Prostate Cancer },
  author={Raymond A. Clarke and Horst J Schirra and James W. F. Catto and Martin Francis Lavin and Robert Frank A Gardiner},
  booktitle={Cancers},
  year={2010}
}
Early detection of prostate cancer is problematic, not just because of uncertainly whether a diagnosis will benefit an individual patient, but also as a result of the imprecise and invasive nature of establishing a diagnosis by biopsy. Despite its low sensitivity and specificity for identifying patients harbouring prostate cancer, serum prostate specific antigen (PSA) has become established as the most reliable and widely-used diagnostic marker for this condition. In its wake, many other… CONTINUE READING

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