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nightsurfer on 2009-12-10Plasma selenium, manganese superoxide dismutase, and intermediate- or high-risk prostate cancer.
Chan JM, Oh WK, Xie W, Regan MM, Stampfer MJ, King IB, Abe M, Kantoff PW.
J Clin Oncol. 2009 Aug 1;27(22):3577-83. Epub 2009 Jun 15.
Conclusion: These data suggest that the relationship between circulating selenium levels at diagnosis and prognostic risk of prostate cancer is modified by SOD2 genotype and indicate caution against broad use of selenium supplementation for men with prostate cancer.