Screening, Treatment Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths in Half

TUESDAY, Jan. 9, 2018 -- Breakthroughs in breast cancer screening and treatment have slashed the percentage of women dying from the disease, a new analysis reveals. " Advances in screening and treatment are saving lives, " said lead researcher Sylvia...
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Breast osteoblast-like cells: a new biomarker for the management of breast cancer, Published online: 17 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41416-018-0255-yBreast osteoblast-like cells: a new biomarker for the management of breast cancer
Source: British Journal of Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Source Type: research
A prediction model for underestimation of invasive breast cancer after a biopsy diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: based on 2892 biopsies and 589 invasive cancers, Published online: 17 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41416-018-0276-6A prediction model for underestimation of invasive breast cancer after a biopsy diagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: based on 2892 biopsies and 589 invasive cancers
Source: British Journal of Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Source Type: research
Response to ‘Comment on ‘Domestic light at night and breast cancer risk: a prospective analysis of 105 000 UK women in the Generations Study”Response to ‘Comment on ‘Domestic light at night and breast cancer risk: a prospective analysis of 105 000 UK women in the Generations Study”, Published online: 17 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41416-018-0177-8Response to ‘Comment on ‘Domestic light at night and breast cancer risk: a prospective analysis of 105 000 UK women in the Generations Study”
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Conclusions Changes in immune cells were similar with propofol and sevoflurane during breast cancer surgery. The effect of anesthetics on the perioperative immune activity may be minimal during cancer surgery.
Source: Anesthesiology - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Conclusion: This study unveils a potential function of Gab2 in HER2-overexpressing breast cancer cells. Gab2 might be a potential target in the clinical therapy of HER2-overexpressing breast carcinoma.Cell Physiol Biochem 2018;50:52 –65
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Compared with standard chemotherapy, the PARP inhibitor extended progression-free survival for patients with advanced BCRA-positive breast cancer.FDA Approvals
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A diet containing omega-3 fatty acids found in fish oil may help control the growth and spread of breast cancer cells, according to a study with mice.
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Publication date: Available online 16 October 2018Source: The American Journal of SurgeryAuthor(s): Stephanie A. Valente, Yitian Liu, Siddhi Upadhyaya, Chao Tu, Debra A. PrattAbstractIntroductionThe aim of this study was to determine whether complications following mastectomy with immediate breast reconstruction (IBR) were associated with breast cancer recurrence.MethodsA retrospective review was performed of women diagnosed with stage I-III breast cancer who underwent mastectomy with IBR between 2005 and 2010. Patient demographics, tumor data, surgical wound complications, treatment details and timing were recorded and an...
Source: The American Journal of Surgery - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
ConclusionsBenign and malignant breast tissue can be identified with ATAS. These results lay foundation for intraoperative margin assessment with DMS from surgical smoke.
Source: European Journal of Surgical Oncology (EJSO) - Category: Surgery Source Type: research
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