Somatic mutation of the androgen receptor gene is not associated with transitional cell carcinoma: a "negative" study by whole-exome sequencing analysis.


Carcinoma of the bladder is the second most common genitourinary malignancy, with transitional cell carcinoma (TCC) being the predominant form. Comparative studies showed that men are three to four timesmore likely to have bladder cancer than women, and female patients present with more aggressive tumors than males. After controlling the gender-specific… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.eururo.2013.07.040


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