Percutaneous image-guided biopsy of prostate cancer metastases yields samples suitable for genomics and personalised oncology
Matthew KH Hong, Nikhil Sapre, Pramit M Phal, Geoff Macintyre, Xiaowen Chin, John S Pedersen, Andrew Ryan, Michael Kerger, Anthony J Costello, Niall M Corcoran, Christopher M Hovens
CLINICAL & EXPERIMENTAL METASTASIS | SPRINGER | Published : 2014
MKHH has been supported by scholarships from the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, the National Health and Medical Research Council, Australia, and the Melville Hughes Scholarship, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, University of Melbourne. GM is supported by NICTA. NICTA is funded by the Australian Government as represented by the Department of Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy and the Australian Research Council through the ICT Centre of Excellence program. MK is supported by the Carlo Vaccari Scholarship. We gratefully acknowledge the Australian Genome Research Facility for providing genomics services, Associate Professor Kate Drummond for her assistance in procurement of some samples, and also the men who so kindly donated their metastatic tissues.