This month, Dr. Hon Leong and Dr. Joseph Chin describe the utility of the PSA test for detecting prostate cancer. Additionally, they outline a new complimentary blood test developed in London that looks at "prostate cancer microparticles".
Heeding early warnings for Prostate Cancer. Published in the Londoner (September 19th, Page 10).
Dr. Hon Leong is a Post Doctoral Fellow, Cancer Research Laboratory Program, Lawson Health Research Institute.
Dr. Joseph Chin is a Professor in the Department of Surgery, Division of Urologic Surgery, Western University.
Part of the monthly series "Promise and Progress in Research" co-ordinated by the Canadian Cancer Society Volunteer Research Information Outreach Team (RIOT) - London and published in the Londoner.