Article Abstract

Genetic polymorphisms may explain association between alcohol consumption and bladder cancer risk in East Asian men

Authors: Christian Daniel Fankhauser, Hugh Mostafid


Bladder cancer (BC) is the second most common malignancy of the urinary tract, with an estimated 430,000 new diagnoses and 165,000 BC deaths per year worldwide (1). Unfortunately, only a few preventable risk factors for BC exist.