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Inhibition of GLI2 with antisense-oligonucleotides: A potential therapy for the treatment of bladder cancer.

J Cell Physiol 2019 Nov 22;234(11):20634-20647. Epub 2019 Apr 22.

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jcp.28669DOI Listing
November 2019

Predicting complications following radical cystectomy with the ACS NSQIP universal surgical risk calculator.

World J Urol 2019 Aug 27. Epub 2019 Aug 27.

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Level 6, 2775 Laurel St, Vancouver, BC, V6N 2W6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00345-019-02915-3DOI Listing
August 2019

Aquablation among novice users in Canada: A WATER II subpopulation analysis.

Can Urol Assoc J 2019 May 15;13(5):E113-E118. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

Division of Urology, University of Montreal Hospital Centre, Université de Montréal, Montreal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.5501DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6520060PMC
May 2019

Development of a murine intravesical orthotopic human bladder cancer (mio-hBC) model.

Am J Clin Exp Urol 2018 20;6(6):245-259. Epub 2018 Dec 20.

Vancouver Prostate Centre, Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6334200PMC
December 2018

Natural history of prostatic lesions on serial multiparametric magnetic resonance imaging.

Can Urol Assoc J 2018 Aug 6;12(8):270-275. Epub 2018 Apr 6.

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4859/cuaj.4859DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6114162PMC
August 2018

The impact of time to metastasis on overall survival in patients with prostate cancer.

World J Urol 2018 Jul 27;36(7):1039-1046. Epub 2018 Feb 27.

Vancouver Prostate Centre & Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00345-018-2236-4DOI Listing
July 2018

Describing perspectives of health care professionals on active surveillance for the management of prostate cancer.

BMC Health Serv Res 2018 06 8;18(1):430. Epub 2018 Jun 8.

Institut du cancer de Montréal and Centre de recherche du Centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal, 900, St Denis St, Montréal, QC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12913-018-3273-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5994022PMC
June 2018

Prevention of Prostate Tumor Development by Stimulation of Antitumor Immunity Using a Standardized Herbal Extract (Deep Immune®) in TRAMP Mice.

Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2018 14;2018:9707543. Epub 2018 May 14.

Department of Urologic Sciences, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/9707543DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5976932PMC
May 2018

The role of netrin-1 in metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with sunitinib.

Oncotarget 2018 Apr 27;9(32):22631-22641. Epub 2018 Apr 27.

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.18632/oncotarget.25201DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5978253PMC
April 2018

A prospective randomized pilot study evaluating an ERAS protocol versus a standard protocol for patients treated with radical cystectomy and urinary diversion for bladder cancer.

World J Urol 2018 Feb 7;36(2):215-220. Epub 2017 Nov 7.

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00345-017-2109-2DOI Listing
February 2018

Capillary electrophoresis-mass spectrometry for targeted and untargeted analysis of the sub-5 kDa urine metabolome of patients with prostate or bladder cancer: A feasibility study.

J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2018 Feb 7;1074-1075:79-85. Epub 2018 Jan 7.

University of British Columbia, Department of Chemistry, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z1, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jchromb.2018.01.007DOI Listing
February 2018

Identifying intermediate-risk candidates for active surveillance of prostate cancer.

Urol Oncol 2017 10 20;35(10):605.e1-605.e8. Epub 2017 Jul 20.

Department of Urological Sciences, The Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urolonc.2017.06.048DOI Listing
October 2017

Treatment Outcomes and Tumor Loss of Heterozygosity in Germline DNA Repair-deficient Prostate Cancer.

Eur Urol 2017 07 1;72(1):34-42. Epub 2017 Mar 1.

Vancouver Prostate Centre, Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eururo.2017.02.023DOI Listing
July 2017

Magnetically-actuated drug delivery device (MADDD) for minimally invasive treatment of prostate cancer: An in vivo animal pilot study.

Prostate 2017 May 8;77(13):1356-1365. Epub 2017 Aug 8.

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver Prostate Centre, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/pros.23395DOI Listing
May 2017

CUA guideline on the management of cystic renal lesions.

Can Urol Assoc J 2017 Mar-Apr;11(3-4):E66-E73. Epub 2017 Mar 16.

Division of Urology, Departments of Surgery and Surgical Oncology, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network and the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.4484DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5365391PMC
March 2017

Reply by the Authors.

Authors:
Alan So Anil Kapoor

Urology 2017 02 24;100:255. Epub 2016 Oct 24.

Division of Urology, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2016.10.025DOI Listing
February 2017

Bladder cancer, ESMO 2016.

Authors:
Alan So

Can Urol Assoc J 2016 Nov-Dec;10(11-12Suppl6):S224-S226

Associate Professor, Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.4281DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5167577PMC
January 2017

Effect of contrast media on urinary cytopathology specimens.

Can Urol Assoc J 2016 Aug;10(7-8):228-233

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.3874DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5110417PMC
August 2016

Evolving Strategies in the Treatment of Tuberous Sclerosis Complex-associated Angiomyolipomas (TSC-AML).

Urology 2016 Mar 23;89:19-26. Epub 2015 Dec 23.

University of British Columbia, BCCA, Prostate Centre at Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2015.12.009DOI Listing
March 2016

Population-based 10-year event-free survival after radical prostatectomy for patients with prostate cancer in British Columbia.

Can Urol Assoc J 2015 Nov-Dec;9(11-12):409-13. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Vancouver Cancer Centre, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.3288DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4707893PMC
January 2016

Localized prostate cancer presenting as a renal pseudo-tumour.

Can Urol Assoc J 2015 Jul-Aug;9(7-8):E505-6

UBC Division of Medical Oncology, British Columbia Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.2950DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4514501PMC
August 2015

Targeting Integrin-Linked Kinase Suppresses Invasion and Metastasis through Downregulation of Epithelial-to-Mesenchymal Transition in Renal Cell Carcinoma.

Mol Cancer Ther 2015 Apr 5;14(4):1024-34. Epub 2015 Feb 5.

Vancouver Prostate Centre and Department of Urologic Science, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1535-7163.MCT-14-0771DOI Listing
April 2015

Surgery for treatment of metastatic testicular cancer.

ANZ J Surg 2015 Mar 31;85(3):189-90. Epub 2013 Oct 31.

Vancouver Prostate Centre and Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.12392DOI Listing
March 2015

Patterns of relapse in patients with clinical stage I testicular cancer managed with active surveillance.

J Clin Oncol 2015 Jan 18;33(1):51-7. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Peter C. Black and Alan I. So, University of British Columbia, The Vancouver Prostate Centre; Christian Kollmannsberger, Kim Chi, and Scott Tyldesley, British Columbia Cancer Agency Vancouver Cancer Center, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia; Philippe L. Bedard, Michael A. Jewett, Malcom J. Moore, and Peter W. Chung, University Health Network-Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada; Torgrim Tandstad, St Olavs University Hospital, Trondheim, Norway; Gabriella Cohn-Cedermark and Padraig R. Warde, Radiumhemmet, Karolinska Institute and University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden; Tom Powles, Bart's Cancer Institute, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London; Andrew Protheroe, University of Oxford, the Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK; Siamak Daneshmand, Institute of Urology, USC/Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, CA; and Craig R. Nichols, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Section of Hematology/Oncology, Seattle, WA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1200/JCO.2014.56.2116DOI Listing
January 2015

DHH is an independent prognosticator of oncologic outcome of clear cell renal cell carcinoma.

J Urol 2014 Dec 18;192(6):1842-8. Epub 2014 Jul 18.

Vancouver Prostate Centre and Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2014.07.013DOI Listing
December 2014

TCTP as therapeutic target in cancers.

Cancer Treat Rev 2014 Jul 2;40(6):760-9. Epub 2014 Mar 2.

(a)Inserm, U1068, CRCM, Marseille F-13009, France; (b)Institut Paoli-Calmettes, Marseille F-13009, France; (c)Aix-Marseille Univ., Marseille F-13284, France; (d)CNRS, UMR7258, Marseille F-13009, France. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ctrv.2014.02.007DOI Listing
July 2014

Urethral squamous cell papilloma: Case report and literature review.

Can Urol Assoc J 2014 May;8(5-6):E364-5

The Vancouver Prostate Centre, Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://www.cuaj.ca/index.php/journal/article/view/1582
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.1582DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4039604PMC
May 2014

Surgical management of renal cell carcinoma: Canadian Kidney Cancer Forum Consensus.

Can Urol Assoc J 2014 May;8(5-6):E398-412

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.1894DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4081255PMC
May 2014

Hsp27 as a therapeutic target in cancers.

Curr Drug Targets 2014 Apr;15(4):423-31

The Centre de Recherche en Cancerologie de Marseille (CRCM), UMR1068 Inserm, Institut Paoli- Calmette, Aix-Marseille Universite, 27 Boulevard Lei Roure BP30059, 13273 Marseille Cedex 9, France.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/13894501113146660230DOI Listing
April 2014

Optimizing intravesical mitomycin C therapy in non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Nat Rev Urol 2014 Apr 11;11(4):220-30. Epub 2014 Mar 11.

Department of Urological Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, 2660 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3Z6, Canada.

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http://www.nature.com/articles/nrurol.2014.52
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2014.52DOI Listing
April 2014

The role of heat shock proteins in bladder cancer.

Nat Rev Urol 2013 Jul 14;10(7):386-95. Epub 2013 May 14.

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, 2660 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3Z6, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2013.108DOI Listing
July 2013

Intravesical oncoviral therapy for bladder cancer.

J Urol 2012 Dec 18;188(6):2039-40. Epub 2012 Oct 18.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.juro.2012.09.044DOI Listing
December 2012

Management of skeletal-related events in patients with advanced prostate cancer and bone metastases: Incorporating new agents into clinical practice.

Can Urol Assoc J 2012 Dec;6(6):465-70

Department of Urological Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.12149DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3526633PMC
December 2012

Radical prostatectomy versus observation for prostate cancer.

N Engl J Med 2012 10;367(15):1468; author reply 1468-9

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1056/NEJMc1209800DOI Listing
October 2012

The confusion surrounding prostate cancer screening faced by family physicians.

Can Urol Assoc J 2012 Jun;6(3):194-5

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.12123DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3367016PMC
June 2012

Treatment of angiomyolipoma at a tertiary care centre: the decision between surgery and angioembolization.

Can Urol Assoc J 2011 Dec 1;5(6):E138-41. Epub 2011 Mar 1.

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://www.cuaj.ca/cuaj-jauc/vol5-no6/10028.pdf
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.10028DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3235218PMC
December 2011

HIFU ablation is not a proven standard treatment for localized prostate cancer.

Authors:
Alan I So

Can Urol Assoc J 2011 Dec;5(6):424-6

Department of Urologic Sciences, Vancouver Prostate Centre, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.11232DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3235211PMC
December 2011

Poly(carboxybetaine methacrylamide)-modified nanoparticles: a model system for studying the effect of chain chemistry on film properties, adsorbed protein conformation, and clot formation kinetics.

Biomacromolecules 2011 Oct 14;12(10):3567-80. Epub 2011 Sep 14.

Chemical and Materials Engineering Department, University of Alberta, National Research Council Canada, National Institute for Nanotechnology, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/bm200778uDOI Listing
October 2011

Prostate cancer screening: Canadian guidelines 2011.

Can Urol Assoc J 2011 Aug;5(4):235-40

Departments of Surgery & Oncology, Divisions of Urology & Surgical Oncology, The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Western Ontario, London, ON;

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http://www.cuaj.ca/cuaj-jauc/vol5-no4/11134.pdf
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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.11134DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3147035PMC
August 2011

Bladder cancer: are provider volumes a suitable measure of quality of care?

Nat Rev Urol 2011 Jun 14;8(7):361-3. Epub 2011 Jun 14.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nrurol.2011.86DOI Listing
June 2011

In vivo evaluation of mucoadhesive nanoparticulate docetaxel for intravesical treatment of non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer.

Clin Cancer Res 2011 May 28;17(9):2788-98. Epub 2011 Feb 28.

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Departments of Urologic Sciences and Pathology & Laboratory Medicine and Chemistry, Centre for Blood Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-10-2981DOI Listing
May 2011

Penile fracture with bilateral corporeal rupture and complete urethral disruption: case report and literature review.

Can Urol Assoc J 2011 Apr;5(2):E23-6

Department of Urologic Sciences, University of British Columbia, Gordon & Leslie Diamond Health Care Centre, Vancouver, BC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5489/cuaj.10055DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3104433PMC
April 2011