Physicians may soon have a new way to measure the efficacy of hormone therapy for breast cancer patients.... SCIENCE DAILY · 2 months
Partner status influences link between sexual problems and self-efficacy in breast cancer survivors  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Vaginal dryness and painful intercourse are some of the more common adverse events of post-breast cancer treatment therapies and often lead to... more
A very old antibiotic shows promise in treating fatal form of breast cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Of the three major subtypes of breast cancer, the «triple negative» is the most lethal: half of all breast cancer deaths are... more
Precise decoding of breast cancer cells creates new option for treatment  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have investigated the varying composition of cancer and immune cells in over one hundred breast tumors. They've found that aggressive tumors are often dominated by... more
Breast cancer study by medical student could help patients live longer  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A student has shown that surgery is associated with higher survival rates for patients with HER2-positive stage 4 breast cancer compared with those who did not... more
Breast cancer: The promises of old recipes  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Of the three major subtypes of breast cancer, the triple negative is the most lethal and unlike other breast cancers, it is resistant to most existing therapies. By studying the properties of clofazimine, a... more
New evidence about why clear margins in breast cancer surgery are such good news  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
When a breast cancer tumor is removed with no signs of cancer left behind, it's great news for patients, and... more
New targetable vulnerability in breast cancer cells discovered  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Researchers at the University of Helsinki and Karolinska Institutet have discovered new molecular mechanisms of breast cancer cell signaling that contribute to aggressive behavior of cancer cells. more
Mice study uncovers an unknown pathway for breast cancer recurrence  NEWS MEDICAL · 8 hours
For many women who thought they had beaten breast cancer, the news that it has roared back years later comes as an especially cruel diagnosis with no clear... more
Scientists target metastasis in the battle against cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
An experimental combination drug therapy attacking the DNA integrity of cancer cells is showing promise for a possible new cancer therapy in the future. more
Medical News Today: Breast cancer: Estrogen byproducts may predict outlook  MNT · 3 weeks
New research finds an association between the ratio of two estrogen metabolites and the risk of all-cause mortality among women with breast cancer. more
Case studies explain the potential benefits of total-body PET/CT imaging  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Case studies from the first total-body positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) scanner reveal multiple benefits of the novel imaging technology, providing a solid groundwork upon which to build... more
Precise decoding of breast cancer cells paves way for new treatment option  NEWS MEDICAL · 1 week
Researchers at the University of Zurich and from IBM Research have investigated the varying composition of cancer and immune cells in over one hundred... more
Medical News Today: Breast cancer: Reducing this amino acid could make drugs more effective  MNT · 1 week
New research in cell cultures and mice reveals a surprising link between the essential amino acid leucine and resistance to... more
Measuring estrogen byproducts can help predict survival for breast cancer patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
Researchers from the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center found preliminary evidence that measuring byproducts of the hormone estrogen can help them predict survival... more
PET images of microglial activation levels could better predict Alzheimer's disease progression  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Researchers have discovered a way to better predict progression of Alzheimer's disease. By imaging microglial activation levels with positron emission tomography, researchers were able... more
Proton therapy shows efficacy, low toxicity in large cohort of children with high-risk neuroblastoma  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers analyzed the largest cohort to date of pediatric patients with high-risk neuroblastoma treated with proton radiation therapy (PRT), finding... more
Cancer prevention drug also disables H. pylori bacterium  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A medicine currently being tested as a chemoprevention agent for multiple types of cancer has more than one trick in its bag when it comes to preventing stomach cancer, researchers have discovered. more
New surgical guideline reduces re-operation rates for breast cancer patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
A UBC medical student has determined that a new surgical guideline is making a difference for breast cancer patients. more
Medical News Today: Could reused cooking oil trigger breast cancer spread?  MNT · 4 weeks
A new study in mice finds that reused cooking oil may encourage breast cancer metastases. These preliminary results are sure to spark more research. more
Genetic testing in women diagnosed with breast cancer decreases cost of care nationwide  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 days
A new study suggests that Oncotype DX-guided treatment could reduce the cost for the first year of breast cancer care in the... more
Cancer prevention drug also reduces virulence of H. pylori bacterium  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
A medicine currently being tested as a chemoprevention agent for multiple types of cancer has more than one trick in its bag when it comes to preventing stomach... more
Jewish General Hospital initiates new clinical trial to avoid surgery in breast cancer patients  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 weeks
In a radical departure from established treatment protocols, Dr. Mark Basik, a surgical oncologist at Segal Cancer Centre at the... more
Scientists tie walnuts to gene expressions related to breast cancer  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
New research links walnut consumption as a contributing factor that could suppress growth and survival of breast cancers. more
Mammograms will soon include breast density says FDA  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 weeks
The US FDA has proposed some drastic new steps to update and enhance mammography as a screening tool for breast cancer. more
Triple negative breast cancer develop resistance to chemotherapy by turning on molecular pathway  NEWS MEDICAL · 7 days
Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that triple negative breast cancer cells can develop resistance to... more
Protein discovery opens door for new options in diagnosis and therapy of cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
Oncologists at the University and University Hospital in Tübingen have discovered a new protein variant that plays an important role in the... more
UCR study: Surgery associated with higher survival of patients with HER2-positive stage 4 breast cancer  NEWS MEDICAL · 3 weeks
A student at the University of California, Riverside, presented research results at the annual meeting of the American... more
Medical News Today: Cancer: Highly personalized therapy can improve outcomes  MNT · 3 days
A new test-of-concept study suggests that using personalized combination therapy could improve the outcome for people with stubborn metastatic cancer. more
Cancer drugs reprogram genes in breast tumors to prevent endocrine resistance, finds study  NEWS MEDICAL · 2 days
Treating breast tumors with two cancer drugs simultaneously may prevent endocrine resistance by attacking the disease along two separate gene pathways, scientists... more
New Hubble measurements confirm universe is expanding faster than expected
PHYS.ORG
What's on the far side of the Moon?
PHYS.ORG
Understanding the periodic table through the lens of the volatile Group I metals
PHYS.ORG
Scientists create first billion-atom biomolecular simulation
PHYS.ORG
New carbon dioxide capture technology is not the magic bullet against climate change
PHYS.ORG
Researchers develop new platform that recreates cancer in a dish to quickly determine the best bacterial therapy
PHYS.ORG
Men who have a resting heart rate of 75 bpm are twice as likely to die early
NEWS MEDICAL
Pacific island cities call for a rethink of climate resilience for the most vulnerable
PHYS.ORG
Employing 3-D coral reef remote sensing to predict fish biomass
PHYS.ORG
A new bacteria-killing weapon in the fight against antibiotic resistance
PHYS.ORG
Research provides speed boost to quantum computers
PHYS.ORG
Watch our Galileo smartphone app award and vote for your winner
ESA
New imaging technique reveals 'burst' of activity before cell death
PHYS.ORG
New microscopy method provides more details about nanocomposites
PHYS.ORG
New species of early human found in the Philippines
PHYS.ORG
Fresh