Understanding the Possible Benefits for Patients When Participating in a Clinical Trial


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There are genetic differences in prostate cancer for black and white men.  Because of these differences only participation in clinical trials can identify, with certainty, how well black men respond to a given treatment. Cancer specialists are moving towards personalized medicine based on how treatments work for patients based on their genetic make-up.  This new treatment approach is defining the future of prostate cancer care and African American men cannot afford to be left behind. What are the Possible Benefits of Participating in a Clinical Trial? It provides another treatment option.  Yo...