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Natural Extract Shows Promise for Preventing Breast Cancer

| March 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

In a new study, the extract from rosehips — the fruit of the rose plant — significantly reduced the growth and migration of cells from a type of breast cancer known as triple negative. This particularly aggressive form of cancer does not respond to most available treatments and tends to affect young women as well as those who are African-American or Hispanic.

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New treatment to stop spread of breast cancer

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The discovery offers hope for 4,000 women diagnosed per year with HER2-positive breast cancer, who do not respond well to the current treatment, Herceptin.

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Castle Biosciences' Esophageal Cancer Test Accurately Predicts Pre-Surgical Treatment Response

| May 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

CHICAGO, May 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

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Inability To Metabolize Tamoxifen Changes Breast Cancer Outcomes

| December 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Breast cancer patients with a certain genetic liver enzyme alteration do not respond well to the hormone therapy tamoxifen as they have difficulty metabolizing the drug, leading to an increased risk of death and recurrence…

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UQ to lead national initiative to personalise breast cancer treatment

| December 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Researchers are working on a solution for a large number of breast cancer patients who do not respond to chemotherapy, using $5 million in new funding.

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