Novel Window of Opportunity Trial to Evaluate the Impact of Statins to Oppose Prostate Cancer

Official Title

Novel Window of Opportunity Trial to Evaluate the Impact of Statins to Oppose Prostate Cancer

Summary:

This research study provides a novel opportunity to examine the intra-prostatic tumour inhibitory effects of statins in men with prostate cancer undergoing surgery.

Trial Description

Primary Outcome:

  • Pre and post treatment effect on the Ki-67 proliferation index
Secondary Outcome:
  • Comparison of immunohistochemical staining in Biopsy and post-RP tissues

View this trial on ClinicalTrials.gov

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Resources

Canadian Cancer Society

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