Dr Adam Murphy on vitamin D deficiency and prostate cancer in Black men

“I had long thought that vitamin D deficiency could be a risk factor for prostate cancer,” says Adam B. Murphy, MD, MBA, MSCI.

In this video, Adam B. Murphy, MD, MBA, MSCI, discusses the background and rationale for the study, “Vitamin D has a stronger impact on prostate tumor gene expression in Black men,” which he presented at the 2022 American Urological Association annual meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. Murphy is an assistant professor of urology and preventive medicine (cancer epidemiology and prevention) at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois.