Breast Cancer News

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  • Age no reason to stop breast cancer screening: RSNA study #HCBNews via @DOTmedcom - posted on 12/07/2016
  • Trastuzumab biosimilar yields similar response rates in breast cancer - posted on 12/02/2016
  • - 'Magic Mushroom' Chemical Eases Cancer Patients' Despair: - posted on 12/02/2016
  • Trends in Surgical Treatment of Breast Cancer in the VA System - posted on 12/01/2016
  • Via @NPR: Patients Increasingly Influence The Direction Of Medical Research - posted on 11/30/2016
  • Drugs prevent heart damage during breast cancer treatment, study show via @ualberta @EurekAlert - posted on 11/29/2016
  • Potential Biomarkers for Aggressive Breast Cancer Discovered via @SpecialtyPTimes - posted on 11/29/2016
  • Can a tiny net catch breast cancer cells before they spread? via @MailOnline - posted on 11/29/2016
  • Electro-acupuncture for disrupted sleep in women with breast cancer via @NAMSnews @EurekAlert - posted on 11/29/2016
  • Think you're too old for a mammogram? Think again, study suggests - posted on 11/29/2016
  • Most Women Still Unaware of Breast Density & Cancer Risk - posted on 11/28/2016
  • Targeting breast cancer metabolism to fight the disease via @medical_xpress - posted on 11/28/2016
  • Low-dose chemotherapy regimens may be more effective at treating certain breast and pancreatic cancer types - posted on 11/28/2016
  • A special issue of the journal Pediatrics looks at cancer prevention from birth, instead of at the end. - posted on 11/15/2016
  • Vitamin D Linked to Longer Breast Cancer Survival - posted on 11/14/2016
  • Novartis breast cancer drug gets FDA fast track, takes on Pfizer | - posted on 11/02/2016
  • Triple-negative breast cancer: Prolactin study may lead to new treatments /via @mnt - posted on 10/25/2016
  • This is what breast cancer awareness looked like before the pink ribbon - posted on 10/18/2016
  • Living as a Man, Fighting Breast Cancer: How Trans People Face Care Gaps - posted on 10/17/2016
  • Via @NPR: Breast Cancer Death Rates Are Down, But Racial Disparities Persist - posted on 10/14/2016
  • Freeze Therapy: An Alternative to Breast Cancer Surgery? - #GoogleAlerts - posted on 10/12/2016
  • Breast cancer: Similarly effective treatments vary in cost /via @mnt - posted on 10/11/2016
  • Do breast density reporting laws help keep women informed? - posted on 09/30/2016
  • Meet Elizabeth Mittendorf, a leader in immunology and breast cancer vaccines - posted on 09/29/2016
  • New guidelines on radiation therapy for breast cancer - posted on 09/28/2016
  • Cryoablation appears to be viable option for early stage breast cancer treatment - posted on 09/28/2016
  • Via @NPR: Want A BRCA Test? Some Insurers Require Genetic Counseling First - posted on 09/14/2016
  • “Kissing Disease” Virus Promotes Malignant Breast Cancer Development via @genbio - posted on 09/09/2016
  • New Data: Avon Foundation For Women Funds Comprehensive Breast Cancer Study Uncovering Prevalence - posted on 09/08/2016
  • Cancer 'moonshot' panel names top 10 ways to speed progress against the disease - posted on 09/08/2016
  • - Study: Trained Experts Can Spot Breast Cancer in 'Blink of an Eye': - posted on 09/01/2016
  • - Cancer on Course to Become Top Killer of Americans: - posted on 08/26/2016
  • $1.2M crowdsourced contest aims to improve breast-cancer detection through deep machine learning via @GeekWire - posted on 08/25/2016
  • Gene test can reduce chemo use among breast-cancer patients, study says - posted on 08/25/2016
  • Gene test can reduce chemo use among breast-cancer patients, study says - posted on 08/25/2016
  • Melatonin may suppress breast cancer tumor growth via @upi - posted on 08/24/2016
  • 5 Cancer Research Stories Worth Following - Summer 2016 via @after20yrs - posted on 08/23/2016
  • Why Would Men Need Genetic Testing for Breast Cancer Too? via @clevelandclinic - posted on 08/23/2016
  • Needle biopsies for noninvasive breast cancer: Experts say testing is redundant with current treatment - posted on 08/23/2016
  • Early Tumor Size Change May Predict OS in Metastatic Breast Cancer via @ONAcom - posted on 08/22/2016
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