Quantification of PSA mRNA levels in peripheral blood of patients with localized prostate adenocarcinoma before, during, and after radical prostatectomy by quantitative real-time PCR (qRT-PCR).

Kalfazade N., Kuskucu A. M. , Karadag S., Sahin S., Aras B. , Midilli K., ...More

International urology and nephrology, vol.41, pp.273-9, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-008-9416-x
  • Title of Journal : International urology and nephrology
  • Page Numbers: pp.273-9


To evaluate the clinical value of detected prostate-specific antigen (PSA) mRNA expression levels in circulating cells in patients with prostate cancer by quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction (qRT-PCR) and to determine the effect of surgical manipulation on hematogenous dissemination.