Target to apoptosis: a hopeful weapon for prostate cancer.

  title={Target to apoptosis: a hopeful weapon for prostate cancer.},
  author={Dean G Tang and Arthur T. Porter},
  journal={The Prostate},
  volume={32 4},
BACKGROUND Prostate cancer is the most commonly diagnosed neoplasm and the second leading cause of male death in this country. Multiple genetic and epigenetic factors have been implicated in the oncogenesis and progression of prostate cancer. However, the molecular mechanisms underlying the disease remain largely unknown. The major difficulty in the clinical management of prostate cancer stems from the reality that reliable and accurate diagnostic/prognostic biomarkers are not available and… CONTINUE READING