Gene-Environment Interaction in Prostate Cancer

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified July 2002 by National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS).
Recruitment status was  Recruiting
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National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Identifier:
First received: July 18, 2002
Last updated: June 23, 2005
Last verified: July 2002

The purpose of this study is to determine whether certain environmental factors, namely occupational exposures and diet, have a greater effect on prostate cancer risk in the presence of selected inherited genetic factors.

Prostate Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional

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Study Start Date: July 2001

Ages Eligible for Study:   up to 69 Years
Genders Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

men diagnosed with prostate cancer before age 70 and race/age frequency matched healthy controls

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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00041847

United States, Michigan
Henry Ford Health System Recruiting
Detroit, Michigan, United States, 48202
Contact: Kandace Amend, MPH    313-874-3165   
Contact: Ben Rybicki, PhD    313-874-6399   
Principal Investigator: Benjamin A Rybicki, PhD         
Sub-Investigator: Ashutosh Tewari, MD         
Sponsors and Collaborators
  More Information

No publications provided Identifier: NCT00041847     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 11126-CP-001
Study First Received: July 18, 2002
Last Updated: June 23, 2005
Health Authority: United States: Federal Government

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