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Research to empower breast cancer patients Empowering patients with breast …

When women test positive for BRCA1 or BRCA2, or the new RECQL, typically the recommended treatment is prophylactic mastectomy to reduce the risk of developing cancer. While one in nine Canadian women is expected to develop breast cancer in her …

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The effect of ABCB1 polymorphisms on the outcome of breast cancer treatment

Abstract: The ABCB1 gene encodes a permeability glycoprotein, which is one of the most extensively studied human adenosine-triphosphate (ATP)-dependent efflux transporters. Permeability glycoprotein is expressed in the apical membranes of tissues such …

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Florida Biotech Company Licenses Cancer-Fighting Therapy From Mayo

This year is likely to be an important one for the Mayo Clinic's efforts to develop vaccines countering breast and ovarian cancers: A biotech company that has licensed two promising immunotherapies from the clinic says it's gearing up for crucial 2016 …

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Combination Therapy Seen to Slow Further Spread of Metastatic Breast Cancer in …

Primary findings showed that neratinib plus paclitaxel was not superior to trastuzumab plus paclitaxel as first-line treatment for ERBB2-positive metastatic breast cancer in terms of progression-free survival, but the combination was associated with …

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What It's Like to Get Breast Cancer As a 24-Year-Old Man

The day after surgery, he got a call from his surgeon, who abruptly told him he'd read the preliminary report and it looked like Miller had breast cancer. … His girlfriend, whom he started dating shortly after treatment, was curious about his scar …

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Choosing cancer treatment based on celebs? Youre not alone, study suggests

Sabel's research analyzed more than 720 articles from major American publications covering celebrity breast cancer diagnoses and treatments between 2000 to 2012. During that time, 17 celebrities disclosed their diagnosis and treatment plans. (Jolie …

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Stem cell technology in breast cancer: current status and potential applications

Additionally, following a synopsis of the latest approaches for BCSC targeting, we will specifically emphasize on the therapeutic use of naïve or engineered normal stem cells in the treatment of breast cancer and present contradictory findings …

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HC allows Biocon, Mylan to continue manufacturing cancer drugs

HC allows Biocon, Mylan to continue manufacturing cancer drugs. The Delhi High Court has allowed pharma firms, Biocon Ltd and Mylan Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd, to continue with manufacture and marketing of their breast cancer drug under their brand …

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California study: Local breast cancer survival rates slightly lower

Medical providers and patient advocates are using a new study on breast cancer survivability to remind people of tried and true benefits of early detection and support for people in treatment. The Rural Breast Cancer Survival Study found Humboldt …

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'It's not an older person's disease anymore'

Breast cancer survivor Jo-Ann Kennedy, at her home in Kingston, will be taking part in a breast cancer support walk in May. … She got to ring the bell twice, once when she finished her chemotherapy and again when she finished her radiation treatments.

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Cost of cancer: One in FIVE patients struggling to afford bills

Katie, 47 from Birmingham was diagnosed with breast cancer in August 2015. She said cancer treatment made her feel the cold which lead to problems managing her fuel bills. “When I was going through treatment for breast cancer, I felt freezing all of …

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Local METAvivor event benefits patients battling metastatic breast cancer

The treatments to fight stage 1,2, and 3 breast cancer, commonly chemotherapy and radiation, are ineffective. Once diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, a patient's average lifespan is 33 months. 20% of patients will live 5 years, 10% will live 10.

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