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Addressing the global burden of prostate cancer among black men

27 Aug 2014
Guest Editor: F Odedina

Prostate cancer (CaP) is the second most common cancer in men globally, and black men are disproportionately affected. This special issue presents a cadre of articles addressing the global burden of CaP from multiple perspectives by Prostate Cancer Transatlantic Consortium and African-Caribbean Cancer Consortium investigators.

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Watch Folakemi Odedina of the University of Florida discuss the various articles within the special issue.

Special Issue Articles

Folakemi T Odedina, Oluwayemisi O Awoyemi, Shannon Pressey, Samuel Gaddy, Eva Egensteiner, Ezekiel O Ojewale, Olivia Myra Moline, Chloe Marie Martin
Rosemary A Poku, Felix Amissah, Randolph Duverna, Byron J Aguilar, Gebre-Egziabher Kiros, Nazarius S Lamango
TO Akinremi, A Adeniyi, A Olutunde, A Oduniyi, CN Ogo
Belinda F Morrison, William D Aiken, Richard Mayhew