Breast Cancer News

The latest breast cancer and reconstruction news from trusted resources all over the web.

Computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon University, working with high-throughput data generated by breast cancer biologists at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, have devised a computational...
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A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer.
Prophylactic mastectomy of other breast offers little #BreastCancer survival benefit but may improve quality of life http://t.co/bzYqoinpOe
A study in rats reveals that tamoxifen - a drug typically used to treat breast cancer that has spread - is less effective when subjects are exposed to dim light at night.
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A multi-disciplinary team of scientists from the National Cancer Centre Singapore, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore, and Singapore General Hospital have made a seminal breakthrough in...
Yale Cancer Center researchers used a new molecular analysis tool to accurately detect the level of an important target for immunotherapy in early-stage breast cancers.
The journal Cancer Cell has published research led by Dr. Tak Mak mapping the path of discovery to developing a potential anticancer agent.
Current guidelines are more detailed regarding some aspects of treatmentThe German Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health Care (IQWiG) has published the results of a literature search for...
Family history is 'a bigger risk factor than lifestyle' for some cancers - Medical News Today: http://t.co/xjWZWoBIIz #BreastCancer #health
Breast cancer awareness campaigns stress the importance of "saving the breasts" - but what about saving the heart?
The choice of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM) by women with breast cancer (BC) diagnosed in one breast has recently increased in the US but may confer only a marginal life expectancy...
Medicare spending on breast cancer screening increased substantially between 2001 and 2009 but the detection rates of early stage tumors were unchanged, according to a new study published July 16 in...
Despite impressive medical strides, cancer remains a leading killer and overwhelming burden to healthcare systems, causing well over a half million fatalities per year with a projected cost of $174...
Researchers at UC Davis, University of Massachusetts and Harvard Medical School have created a combination drug that controls both tumor growth and metastasis.
Circulating tumor cells spread ovarian cancer through the bloodstream, homing in on a sheath of abdominal fatty tissue where it can grow and metastasize to other organs, scientists at The University...
Ontario spent nearly $110 million dollars between 2006 and 2010 on bonuses to motivate family doctors to screen more of their patients for cancer but these bonuses were associated with little or no...
Mother diagnosed with #BreastCancer while pregnant induced 6 days before mastectomy http://t.co/4cUWf84uKd via @MailOnline #health
A gene signature identified using a new approach has the potential to be used in the clinic to predict which patients with estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer will benefit from tamoxifen...
For breast cancer patients, the era of personalized medicine may be just around the corner, thanks to recent advances by USC Stem Cell researcher Min Yu and scientists at Massachusetts General...
A new study shows that a gel form of commonly used cancer drug tamoxifen is just as effective as the oral form and produces fewer side effects.

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