Mitochondrial Haplogroups and Control Region Polymorphisms Are Not Associated with Prostate Cancer in Middle European Caucasians


BACKGROUND Besides being responsible for energy production in the cell, mitochondria are central players in apoptosis as well as the main source of harmful reactive oxygen species. Therefore, it can be hypothesised that sequence variation in the mitochondrial genome is a contributing factor to the etiology of diseases related to these different cellular… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0006370


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