TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusions are infrequent in prostatic ductal adenocarcinomas


Ductal adenocarcinoma of the prostate is an unusual subtype that may be associated with a more aggressive clinical course, and is less responsive to conventional therapies than the more common prostatic acinar adenocarcinoma. However, given its frequent association with an acinar component at prostatectomy, some have challenged the concept of prostatic… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/modpathol.2008.236


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@article{Lotan2009TMPRSS2ERGGF, title={TMPRSS2-ERG gene fusions are infrequent in prostatic ductal adenocarcinomas}, author={Tamara Levin Lotan and Antoun Toubaji and Roula Albadine and Mathieu Latour and Mehsati Herawi and Alan K Meeker and Angelo Demarzo and Elizabeth A. Platz and Jonathan I. Epstein and George J Netto}, journal={Modern Pathology}, year={2009}, volume={22}, pages={1398-1399} }