Richard J. Ablin

Richard J.  Ablin, PhD,  DSc (HON)  is a professor of Pathology at University of Arizona College of Medicine. In 1970 he identified PSA—the  prostate specific antigen that is used as a test for prostate cancer. For decades he has fought against the misuse of his discovery, including a 2010 New York Times op-ed titled "The Great Prostate Mistake.' He is the author of the book The Great Prostate Hoax   and lives in Tucson, AZ.


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The Great Prostate Hoax

Richard J. Ablin, PhD with Ronald Piana
Palgrave Macmillan Trade

Every year, more than a million  men undergo painful needle biopsies for prostate cancer, and upward of 100,000 have radical prostatectomies, resulting in...


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