Fri, 17 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen with early-stage breast cancer who had an intermediate risk recurrence score (RS) from a 21-gene expression assay had similar outcomes, regardless of whether they received chemotherapy, a new...
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTTwo studies in JAMA examine hair loss among women with breast cancer who received scalp cooling before, during and after chemotherapy.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00:00 PSTSome tumors are difficult to target because their cells have no unique receptors to tag. Now, researchers reveal a way to manually introduce them.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWalter and Eliza Hall Institute researchers have used advanced cellular, bioinformatics and imaging technology to reveal a long-lived type of stem cell in the breast that is responsible for the...
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA national study from England indicates that older women are often not offered immediate breast reconstruction following a mastectomy, even though guidelines state that surgeons should discuss...
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 07:00:00 PSTChanges in immune cell composition in breast tissue links to future risk of developing breast cancer, suggesting a role in disease progression, says study.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen who had a false positive result from a screening mammogram were more likely to delay or forgo their subsequent screening mammogram than women who had a true negative result.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PSTA new survey shows an insufficient number of high-risk breast cancer patients receive genetic testing and counseling, even though they want it.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTGeorgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers have used animal models to reveal new information about the impact - positive and negative - that soy consumption could have on a common...
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 06:00:00 PSTScientists have created a 'map' linking the shape of breast cancer cells to genes turned on and off, and matched it to real disease outcomes, which could one day help doctors select treatments...
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWhat is adjuvant therapy, what are the different types of adjuvant therapy available, and who is adjuvant therapy for? Are there any alternatives?
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ have a slightly higher risk of dying from breast cancer, but a significantly lower all-mortality risk.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTAn oxygen-starved primary tumor environment produces dormant cells that evade therapy after spreading and may be the cause of disease relapse, study shows.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTOnce breast cancer spreads through the body, it can degrade a patient's healthy bones, causing numerous problems.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 02:00:00 PSTThe rate at which Americans die from cancers varies dramatically by where they live, according to a new scientific analysis.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe time of day that breast cancer chemotherapy drugs are given affects the amount of damaging inflammation in the body, a new study in mice suggests.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTNearly half of women treated for early stage breast cancer reported at least one side effect from their treatment that was severe or very severe, a new study finds.
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTScientists have discovered why a type of breast cancer drug stops working in some patients.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTWhy does breast cancer develop and how come certain patients are resistant to established therapies?
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 08:00:00 PSTResearchers find a class of drugs used to treat estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer might also reduce the spread of triple-negative breast cancer.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:00:00 PSTA high intake of grilled, barbecued, or smoked meats has been linked to increased mortality risk among breast cancer survivors in a new study.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTDeregulation and inhibition of the immune system contributes to cancer development.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 07:00:00 PSTA large study of breast cancer patients shows that self-reported cognitive impairment is a substantial problem for as long as 6 months after chemotherapy.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTBreast cancer researchers from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have developed a novel approach for identifying how chemicals in the environment - called environmental...
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTIn a survey of women who underwent treatment for early-stage breast cancer in one breast, contralateral prophylactic mastectomy (CPM; both breasts are surgically removed, the breast that contains...