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Concerns As Blacks Are Disproportionately Affected By Cancer [opinion]

Nov 01, 2018 - The Guardian (London)

Worried that blacks are disproportionately affected by cancer globally, the inaugural Global Congress on Oncology Clinical Trials in Blacks is scheduled for November 13 - November 15, 2018 at the Sheraton hotel, Ikeja Lagos.

According to previous studies, Black men are 60 per cent more likely to have prostate cancer than Caucasian men, and more likely to be diagnosed with aggressive prostate cancer than men of other racial and ethnic groups.

Additionally, the percentage rate of Afric...