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'Human touch' nanoparticle sensor could improve breast cancer detection

Lincoln, Neb - University of Nebraska-Lincoln scientists have developed a nanoparticle-based device that emulates human touch and that could significantly enhance ...

Battling Breast Cancer: U.Va. Pioneers Image-Guided, High-Dose Approach

An experimental approach to treating breast cancer being tested at the University of Virginia Health System allows doctors to administer significantly higher ...

Bras cause breast cancer? No support for that claim, Fred Hutch study finds

Population-based, case-control analysis should put internet rumors to rest, cancer experts say ... Full story

Research Finds No Association Between Wearing a Bra and Breast Cancer

PHILADELPHIA — A population-based case-control study found no association between bra wearing and increased breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women, according to research published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention, a journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. ... Full story

Novel Immunotherapy Vaccine Decreases Recurrence in HER2 Positive Breast Cancer Patients

Women who received trastuzumab (Herceptin), as part of standard treatment show greatest benefit ... Full story

Breast Health Day to Focus on Screening and Staying Well

Learn what every woman should know about breast imaging, what a biopsy can tell you about breast cancer risk and what you can do to minimize your risk during Breast Health Day on Saturday, Sept. 13. ... Full story

Breast conserving therapy shows survival benefit compared to mastectomy in early-stage patients with hormone receptor positive disease

MD Anderson study incorporates modern cancer biology knowledge; findings defy conventional paradigm ... Full story

Disparities persist in early-stage breast cancer treatment, MD Anderson study finds

Overall rates improve, yet researchers identify socio-economic barriers that preclude women from receiving breast-conserving therapy ... Full story

Breast cancer patients with bilateral mastectomy don’t have better survival rates, researchers find

The first-ever direct comparison of breast cancer surgeries shows no survival benefit for women who had both breasts removed compared with women who underwent lumpectomy followed by radiation therapy. ... Full story

Enzyme Controlling Metastasis of Breast Cancer Identified

Researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine have identified an enzyme that controls the spread of breast cancer. ... Full story

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