Breast Cancer News and Research

Latest Breast Cancer News and Research

Quality of care may vary in association with the characteristics of individual physicians and their practices

Quality of care may vary in association with the characteristics of individual physicians and their practices

Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging can identify effectiveness of chemotherapy early in high-risk breast cancer patients

Positron emission tomography (PET) imaging can identify effectiveness of chemotherapy early in high-risk breast cancer patients

Molecular link between a viral infection and development of a common and fatal form of liver cancer

Molecular link between a viral infection and development of a common and fatal form of liver cancer

BSD Medical receives notice of allowance for new patent

BSD Medical receives notice of allowance for new patent

Decreased breast cancer survival associated with high TRAIL-R2 expression

Decreased breast cancer survival associated with high TRAIL-R2 expression

Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome difficult to diagnose

Fragile X-associated tremor/ataxia syndrome difficult to diagnose

Gene that regulates normal embryonic development is found at high levels in virtually all forms of breast cancer

Gene that regulates normal embryonic development is found at high levels in virtually all forms of breast cancer

Rates of breast biopsy remained stable over a 12 year period even as mammogram use increased

Rates of breast biopsy remained stable over a 12 year period even as mammogram use increased

Nearly half of New Yorkers ages 50 and older are not undergoing screening within the recommended schedule

Nearly half of New Yorkers ages 50 and older are not undergoing screening within the recommended schedule

Study says low-fat diet reduces risk of breast cancer recurrence

Study says low-fat diet reduces risk of breast cancer recurrence

Government in Ontario will pay for three new cancer drugs

Government in Ontario will pay for three new cancer drugs

Breast cancer drug Herceptin soon to be widely available on NHS

Breast cancer drug Herceptin soon to be widely available on NHS

Provectus to begin clinical trials of new cancer treatment, PV-10

Provectus to begin clinical trials of new cancer treatment, PV-10

Benign breast disease - not necessarily an indicator of higher breast cancer risk

Benign breast disease - not necessarily an indicator of higher breast cancer risk

High rates of cervical cancer are indicators of larger problems in access to health care

High rates of cervical cancer are indicators of larger problems in access to health care

Women with benign breast disease have a higher risk for breast cancer

Women with benign breast disease have a higher risk for breast cancer

Study questions benefits of breast cancer screenings as practiced in the real world

Study questions benefits of breast cancer screenings as practiced in the real world

New protective drugs called bisphosphonates reduce pain and fractures in metastatic breast cancer

New protective drugs called bisphosphonates reduce pain and fractures in metastatic breast cancer

Study provides evidence that hormone treatments can be beneficial to limiting cardiovascular ailments

Study provides evidence that hormone treatments can be beneficial to limiting cardiovascular ailments

Malpractice litigation has little to do with erratic quality of health care

Malpractice litigation has little to do with erratic quality of health care