Published in Cancer Gene Therapy Week, December 15th, 2003
"The most significant discovery of the second half of the 20th century in the field of prostate cancer therapy is probably the observation that the human prostate, as well as many other peripheral human tissues, synthesize locally an important amount of androgens from the inactive steroid precursors dehydroepiandrosterone (DHEA) and its sulfate DHEA-S," scientists in Canada report.
"In parallel with these observations, two important discoveries also made by our group are applied in the clinic worldwide, namely the use of...
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