Christine Thomas

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Scientists develop new imaging method for improved breast cancer treatment

Scientists have developed a simple and non-invasive imaging method for defining appropriateness of breast cancer treatment which is as accurate as …

'Rogue' milk-producing protein helps breast cancer spread

New research published in <i>PLoS Biology</i> finds a link between a protein essential for milk production and an increased metastasis of breast cancer. The …

Cancer

T cells that recognize HER2 teceptor may prevent HER2+ breast cancer recurrence

Recurrence of HER2-positive breast cancer after treatment may be due to a specific and possibly cancer -induced weakness in the patient's immune …

Cancer

Study finds new breast cancer drug may combat other cancers too

A new oral drug whose efficacy in combating breast cancer has been demonstrated alone and in combination with endocrine therapy also has potential to …

Adjuvant Capecitabine Improves Survival in HER2-Negative Breast Cancer

Masakazu Toi, MD, PhD<p>Adding capecitabine to adjuvant therapy reduced the risk of disease recurrence by 30% and prolonged survival by 40% for patients …

Women with Gum Disease at Greater Risk for Breast Cancer

Women with periodontal disease are at greater risk for developing breast cancer, according to a new study by the American Association for Cancer …

Cancer

Sugar found in ketchup and Coke linked to breast cancer

Researchers find high-sugar Western diet may increase the risk of breast cancer<p>A common sugar found in drinks such as Coke and food like ketchup, cereal bars and biscuits could be driving breast cancer, scientists warn.<p>The high-sugar Western diet may increase the risk of breast cancer and the …

Proteomic maps of breast cancer subtypes

Altmetric: 25<p>Citations: 40<p>More detail<p>Article |<p>Open<p>Stefka Tyanova<br>• , Reidar Albrechtsen<br>• , Pauliina Kronqvist<br>• , Juergen Cox<br>• , Matthias Mann<br>• & Tamar</i> …

Prophylactic Intervention Improves Cardiac Safety in HER2-Positive Breast Cancer

Baseline LVEF was associated with a decline in LVEF of 0.494% (95% CI, 0.684-0.303; <i>P</i> <.001). Perindopril was associated with a 2.615% change in LVEF …

What Is Needed After Breast Cancer Surgery

For any woman facing breast cancer surgery, you have a team of great medical professionals to handle all of your medical needs. Hopefully, you will also have lots of support from family and friends to take care of the cooking and cleaning and chauffeuring duties as well as arrangement for travel to …

Texas Researchers Link Sugar Consumption To Breast Cancer Tumors

Support the news<p>Over the last year, researchers have noted some of the less sweet properties of sugar. It's been proven to have strong addictive …