Breast Cancer News and Research

Latest Breast Cancer News and Research

Cancer incidence among women has increased slightly

Cancer incidence among women has increased slightly

Americans' risk of dying from cancer continues to decline

Americans' risk of dying from cancer continues to decline

Common cancer susceptibility gene appears to be frequently acquired in metastatic lesions from colorectal cancer

Common cancer susceptibility gene appears to be frequently acquired in metastatic lesions from colorectal cancer

Discovery establishes a role for the gene Rsf-1 in ovarian cancer

Discovery establishes a role for the gene Rsf-1 in ovarian cancer

Microarray technology may help tailor breast cancer therapy

Microarray technology may help tailor breast cancer therapy

Researchers look at pharmacogenomics

Researchers look at pharmacogenomics

Combination HRT appears to double the breast cancer risk in women who smoke

Combination HRT appears to double the breast cancer risk in women who smoke

Digital mammography and breast cancer in older women

Digital mammography and breast cancer in older women

Combining optical tomography with standard ultrasound imaging can help distinguish early-stage breast cancer

Combining optical tomography with standard ultrasound imaging can help distinguish early-stage breast cancer

Discovered of gene mutations associated with hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy

Discovered of gene mutations associated with hereditary neuralgic amyotrophy

Pursuit of potential drugs and small molecules that target the IGF-1 receptor

Pursuit of potential drugs and small molecules that target the IGF-1 receptor

Cancer vaccine based on the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes, can cure mice with breast tumors

Cancer vaccine based on the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes, can cure mice with breast tumors

Work absence after breast cancer diagnosis

Work absence after breast cancer diagnosis

Deep-sea sponges harbor toxins that potentially can act as powerful anti-cancer drugs

Deep-sea sponges harbor toxins that potentially can act as powerful anti-cancer drugs

Tumor formation is generated by a complex interaction of both mechanical as well as chemical signals

Tumor formation is generated by a complex interaction of both mechanical as well as chemical signals

New method of radiation treatment may improve the local control of breast cancer

New method of radiation treatment may improve the local control of breast cancer

Simple, fast and effective method of detecting a large number of patients at high risk for hereditary breast/ovarian cancer

Simple, fast and effective method of detecting a large number of patients at high risk for hereditary breast/ovarian cancer

Left handedness may be linked to an increased risk of breast cancer

Left handedness may be linked to an increased risk of breast cancer

Notch1 and Jagged1 genes are likely markers indicating a patient's probable aggressive breast cancer

Notch1 and Jagged1 genes are likely markers indicating a patient's probable aggressive breast cancer

Questionnaire helps identify women who have inherited genetic mutations that increase their risk for breast or ovarian cancer

Questionnaire helps identify women who have inherited genetic mutations that increase their risk for breast or ovarian cancer