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Breast cancer’s ‘Achilles’ heel’ offers new hope to beat dreaded disease

The powerhouse of cells, mitochondria, has been unearthed by scientists as the new ‘‘Achilles’ heel’ of breast cancer  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, December 2nd, 2011
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Revolutionary anti landmine tech to detect breast cancer within seconds

A revolutionary breast-screening system has been created by scientists in Britain that uses anti-landmine technology to detect cancer in seconds  More...

By BioNews On Monday, November 21st, 2011
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Gene rearrangements driving 5 to 7 pc of breast cancers identified

An Indian born scientist and his team has discovered two cancer-spurring gene rearrangements that may trigger 5 to 7 percent of all breast cancers  More...

By BioNews On Saturday, November 19th, 2011
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Combo menopausal hormone therapy may up breast cancer risk

Women taking menopausal hormone therapy that combines estrogen and progestin may be at higher risk of developing breast cancer than women taking estrogen alone, a new study has suggested  More...

By BioNews On Monday, November 14th, 2011
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Secret behind tamoxifen resistance to breast cancer, and way to defeat it identified

Scientists at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) have discovered the molecular basis for tamoxifen resistance to breast cancer and found a potential way to defeat it  More...

By BioNews On Friday, November 11th, 2011
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Protein behind galloping breast cancer spread identified

In a new study, scientists claim to have found a potential target to slow the progression of breast cancer tumours and metastasis  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011
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3 to 6 drinks per week ups risk of breast cancer

A new study has found that low levels of alcohol consumption – 3 to 6 alcoholic drinks per week– could contribute to a small increase in the risk of breast cancer  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 27th, 2011
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Treating breast cancer through nipple offers ‘far fewer adverse effects’

Treating breast cancer by delivering chemotherapy through the nipple is highly effective in animal models of early breast cancer, and has no major side effects in human patients  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
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Rural women more likely to be diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer

Rural women are more likely than women living in cities to be diagnosed with late-stage breast cancer, a new study has revealed  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 24th, 2011
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Spider venom could hold key to treating breast cancer

Venom from funnel-web spiders and tarantulas could be used to kill breast cancer cells, Australian researchers say  More...