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Breast cancer survivor’s book a moving tale

A breast cancer survivor has penned a book narrating her innate struggle and eventual triumph  More...

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By BioNews On Friday, October 21st, 2011
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Elevated hormones up risk of breast cancer in post-menopausal women

A new study has found that post-menopausal women with high levels of hormones such as estrogen or testosterone have a higher risk of breast cancer  More...

By BioNews On Friday, October 21st, 2011
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New breast cancer drug ‘more effective’ than current therapy

According to a study, a new breast cancer drug that lowers oestrogen levels is far more effective than the most popular current therapy  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 20th, 2011
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Now, cheap blood test to predict breast cancer relapse risk

A simple and cheap blood test that can predict which women with the most common type of breast cancer are at risk of the disease returning  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 10th, 2011
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Drug counters bone-damaging effects of breast cancer medication

An osteoporosis drug counteracts the bone damaging side-effects of some breast cancer medications  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, October 6th, 2011
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Protein discovery could pave way for new breast cancer therapy

The discovery that the Tyk2 protein helps suppress the growth and metastasis of breast tumors could lead to a possible new target for breast cancer therapy  More...

By BioNews On Monday, October 3rd, 2011
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Plausible way to break resistant breast cancer cells identified

A new research, led by an Indian-origin scientist, has claimed that genetically altering breast cancer cells to forcibly activate a heat-shock protein could break the resistance of the cells to drug treatment  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, September 27th, 2011
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This drug can reduce breast cancer recurrence

Zoledronic acid, a group of drugs, tried out on breast cancers among post-menopausal women has shown promising results  More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 26th, 2011
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Drug combo prolongs progression-free survival time in breast cancer

Combining two existing cancer drugs to treat post-menopausal women with advanced breast cancer resistant to hormonal therapy can significantly improve life expectancy without risk of the disease getting worse  More...

By BioNews On Monday, September 26th, 2011
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16 new genes that will better predict breast cancer survival identified

Researchers at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Centre have identified 16 new genes, or proteins, all involved in iron metabolism  More...