Polysomy 13 in a canine prostate carcinoma underlining its significance in the development of prostate cancer.

The dog is a well-accepted model for prostate cancer in man because of the striking similarities between both species with respect to the clinical course of the disease as well as to its similar histopathology. Cytogenetic investigations of human prostate cancers has revealed the frequent occurrence of trisomies 7, 8, and 17. In this report, we present a… CONTINUE READING