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Precise Decoding of Breast Cancer Cells Creates New Option for Treatment
Precise Decoding of Breast Cancer Cells Creates New Option for Treatment
University of Zurich | Apr 16, 2019
Researchers found that the previous assumption that a greater diversity of tumor cells was present in more aggressive tumors was false
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Genomic Testing Associated with Lower Health Care Costs in High-Risk Breast Cancer Patients
Genomic Testing Associated with Lower Health Care Costs in High-Risk Breast Cancer Patients
National Comprehensive Cancer Network | Mar 19, 2019
Study finds 21-gene assay was associated with savings of approximately $3,600 per patient in chemotherapy costs alone for people with high-risk breast cancer
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PET Scans Show Biomarkers Could Spare Some Breast Cancer Patients from Chemotherapy
PET Scans Show Biomarkers Could Spare Some Breast Cancer Patients from Chemotherapy
Johns Hopkins Medicine | Feb 22, 2019
De-escalation of treatment strategies aims to minimize toxicity while maintaining efficacy
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New Study Supports Mammography Screening at 30 for Some Women
New Study Supports Mammography Screening at 30 for Some Women
Radiological Society of North America | Nov 28, 2018
Compared to women ages 40 to 44 at average risk, incidence screening of women in their 30s with at least one of the three evaluated risk factors showed similar cancer detection rates
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Adaptive Design: A Panacea for Costly and Lengthy Clinical Trials?
Adaptive Design: A Panacea for Costly and Lengthy Clinical Trials?
Masha G. Savelieff, PhD | Nov 28, 2018
Adaptive design offers benefits over randomized controlled trials
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Drug Improves Survival in Metastatic Breast Cancer
Drug Improves Survival in Metastatic Breast Cancer
Northwestern University | Oct 25, 2018
New treatment option for patients who no longer respond to hormone therapy
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Artificial Intelligence Used in Clinical Practice to Measure Breast Density
Artificial Intelligence Used in Clinical Practice to Measure Breast Density
Radiological Society of North America | Oct 17, 2018
Breast density can mask cancers on mammography and is an independent risk factor for the disease
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New Options for Breast Cancer Drug Development Found in Estrogen Receptors
New Options for Breast Cancer Drug Development Found in Estrogen Receptors
Case Western Reserve University | Oct 10, 2018
Case Western Reserve researchers uncover novel drug targets by piecing together receptor structures