A new drug prolonged survival in mice with pancreatic cancer and was also effective against triple-negative breast cancer, researchers report.
Feb. 12, 2021 • ~6 min
An imaging test that measures the function of the estrogen receptors in breast cancer cells can help distinguish who will benefit from hormone therapy.
Feb. 8, 2021 • ~8 min
A particular diet and an ingredient in sunscreen called benzophenone-3 may have a role in breast cancer tumor development, new research with mice indicates.
Jan. 4, 2021 • ~7 min
Surgery, in addition to treatments like chemotherapy and radiation therapy, may lenghten survival for women with metastatic breast cancer.
Dec. 23, 2020 • ~7 min
AI could help cut waiting times for cancer by automating mark-up of patient scans prior to radiotherapy
Doctors at Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge aim to drastically cut cancer waiting times by using artificial intelligence (AI) to automate lengthy
Dec. 16, 2020 • ~6 min
Some postmenopausal women with breast cancer may safely skip chemotherapy. That means spending less time and money on infusions and avoiding side effects.
Dec. 11, 2020 • ~9 min
A new technique that clarifies what breast cancer cells "feel" inside a tumor could lead to better ways to detect and map aggressive disease.
Nov. 3, 2020 • ~4 min
Indian and Pakistani women with breast cancer are more likely to be diagnosed at a younger age and at more advanced stages of the disease, research finds.
Oct. 27, 2020 • ~6 min
Imaging technique could replace tissue biopsies in assessing drug resistance in breast cancer patients
Imaging techniques could replace the need for invasive tissue biopsies in helping rapidly determine whether cancer treatments are working effectively,
Oct. 6, 2020 • ~5 min
Four stranded DNA structures – known as G-quadruplexes – have been shown to play a role in certain types of breast cancer for the first time, providing a
Aug. 3, 2020 • ~5 min