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Tamoxifen is a drug used to treat certain types of breast cancer in women and men. It is also used to prevent breast cancer in women who have had ductal carcinoma in situ (abnormal cells in the ducts of the breast) and in women who are at a high risk of developing breast cancer. Tamoxifen is also being studied in the treatment of other types of cancer. It blocks the effects of the hormone estrogen in the breast. Tamoxifen is a type of antiestrogen. Also called tamoxifen citrate.
New viable therapeutic strategy found for ER+ breast cancer

New viable therapeutic strategy found for ER+ breast cancer

Potential new method of breast cancer treatment using androgen receptor

Potential new method of breast cancer treatment using androgen receptor

YAP signal pathway plays a vital role in the onset of head-and-neck cancer

YAP signal pathway plays a vital role in the onset of head-and-neck cancer

Study provides new insight into neurofibromin-deficient ER+ breast cancer

Study provides new insight into neurofibromin-deficient ER+ breast cancer

How does the intestine heal?

How does the intestine heal?

Cancer-fighting compound reduces fat in obese mice

Cancer-fighting compound reduces fat in obese mice

Estrogen plays a role in expansion of liver metastases in non-sex-specific cancers

Estrogen plays a role in expansion of liver metastases in non-sex-specific cancers

Major genetic study provides most comprehensive map of breast cancer risk variants to date

Major genetic study provides most comprehensive map of breast cancer risk variants to date

Discovery could pave way for new breast cancer drugs

Discovery could pave way for new breast cancer drugs

10-year results from clinical trial of extended letrozole therapy for women with HR+ breast cancer

10-year results from clinical trial of extended letrozole therapy for women with HR+ breast cancer

Discovery of novel mechanism by which certain breast cancers can metastasize

Discovery of novel mechanism by which certain breast cancers can metastasize

Anastrozole can be preventive drug-of-choice for women with high breast cancer risk

Anastrozole can be preventive drug-of-choice for women with high breast cancer risk

Drug-light combination could offer better control over CAR T-cell treatments

Drug-light combination could offer better control over CAR T-cell treatments

Study highlights practice patterns and factors associated with prognosis of male breast cancer

Study highlights practice patterns and factors associated with prognosis of male breast cancer

Understanding treatment and prognosis of male breast cancer

Understanding treatment and prognosis of male breast cancer

Roswell Park receives more than $15 million in grants for cancer research

Roswell Park receives more than $15 million in grants for cancer research

Scientists use AI to recognize patterns in breast cancer

Scientists use AI to recognize patterns in breast cancer

Targeted breast cancer therapy shows 'encouraging' results

Targeted breast cancer therapy shows 'encouraging' results

Targeted therapy plus hormone therapy improves survival in premenopausal patients with advanced HR+ breast cancer

Targeted therapy plus hormone therapy improves survival in premenopausal patients with advanced HR+ breast cancer

Researchers unveil clues into how breast cancer cells spread around the body

Researchers unveil clues into how breast cancer cells spread around the body