Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institutes of Health (NCI R15 CA151031)
U.S. Department of Defense (DAMD 17-03-2-0052)
Received: 19 May 2017
Accepted: 6 June 2018
First Online: 20 June 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: A written informed consent was obtained from all PCaP study research subjects prior to participation and all study protocols were approved by participating institutions’ Institutional Review Boards. The current study that included an analysis of a sub-set of PCaP research subjects was also approved by the Louisiana State Health Sciences University-New Orleans Institutional Review Board (IRB #7971). It was exempted from additional consent requirements as minimal risk research utilizing secondary data.
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