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Single-Dose Breast Cancer Treatment Offers New Hope for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Patients

Women with early-stage breast cancer may now receive a one-dose radiation treatment at the same time as lumpectomy surgery, eliminating the need ...

Acupuncture Provides Significant Quality of Life Improvements Among Breast Cancer Patients Taking Drugs to Prevent Recurrence, Penn Study Shows

Study Reveals Acupuncture Helps Cut Fatigue, Anxiety and Depression in Patients Using Aromatase Inhibitors ...

UEA scientists to shed light on how breast cancer spreads

A team of University of East Anglia scientists are setting out to study if a protein called EB2 could play a role in the spread of breast cancer thanks to £100,000 in funding from the Breast Cancer Campaign. ... Full story

Researchers to study mechanisms of hard-to-solve, hereditary breast cancer to find treatment option

ROANOKE, Va. – Deborah Kelly and Zhi Sheng, assistant professors at the Virginia Tech Carilion Research Institute, recently received a grant from the Commonwealth Health Research Board to investigate hereditary breast cancer, an effort that may lead to new treatment approaches. ... Full story

Discovery of pro-metastasis protein reveals mysterious link to neurodegeneration

Researchers have identified a protein that makes breast cancer cells more likely to metastasize. What’s more, the protein appears to trigger cancer’s spread in part by blocking two other proteins normally linked to neurodegeneration, a finding that suggests a tie between two of the most common diseases of old age. ... Full story

RCSI scientist to shed light on the role of calcium deposits in breast cancer development

Dr Maria Morgan, a scientist based in RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland)'s Department of Molecular and Cellular Therapeutics (MCT), has been awarded a grant worth over £90,000 (€112,821) by research charity Breast Cancer Campaign to investigate whether calcium deposits in the breast encourage the growth of breast tumours. ... Full story

Gene study focuses on breast cancer in East Asian women

A new study in East Asian women has identified three genetic changes linked to an increased risk of breast cancer. ... Full story

Tulane study: Total darkness during the night is a key to success of breast cancer therapy

Exposure to light at night, which shuts off nighttime production of the hormone melatonin, renders breast cancer completely resistant to tamoxifen, a widely used breast cancer drug, says a new study by Tulane University School of Medicine cancer researchers. ... Full story

Gene Changes in Breast Cancer Cells Pinpointed With New Computational Method

Work by Carnegie Mellon and Berkeley Lab Could Aid Personalized Medicine, Saving Drug Companies Time and Money ... Full story

Singapore scientists discover genetic cause of common breast tumours in women

Fibroadenomas are very common benign breast tumours diagnosed in thousands of women in Singapore annually ... Full story

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