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Technology for killing metastatic breast cancer cells discovered, licensed

A researcher has discovered a way to kill spreading breast cancer cells and her new technology has generated a licensing agreement that will accelerate the therapy’s path to clinical trials. Metastatic cancer cells that spread from the original tumor to the brain, lungs and bones are the leading cause of death for most cancer patients,

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Breast cancer cells found to switch molecular characteristics

A new study reveals how spontaneous changes in the molecular characteristics of tumors can lead to tumors with a mixed population of cells requiring treatment with several types of therapeutic drugs. …read more Source:: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com       

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Overcoming multidrug-resistant cancer with smart nanoparticles

Multidrug resistance (MDR) is the mechanism by which many cancers develop resistance to chemotherapy. Researchers have developed nanoparticles that simultaneously deliver chemotherapy drugs to tumors and inhibit the MDR proteins that pump the therapeutic drugs out of the cell, rendering tumors highly sensitive to the cancer-killing therapy. …read more Source:: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com       

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Cancer treatment side effects influenced by patient expectations

Study of breast cancer patients whose treatment included tamoxifen finds their expectations influenced number and severity of experienced side effects. …read more Source:: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com       

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Melatonin boost a key to fighting breast cancer

Melatonin, a hormone produced in the human brain, appears to suppress the growth of breast cancer tumors. While treatments based on this new, key discovery are still years away, the results give scientists a key foundation on which to build future research. …read more Source:: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com       

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Expecting the worst increases side-effects in breast cancer patients receiving adjuvant hormone therapy

A study of women receiving hormone therapies such as tamoxifen as part of their treatment for breast cancer has found that the number and seriousness of side-effects they experienced were… …read more Source:: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com       

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Breast density and risk may be useful for guiding mammography screening frequency

Women between the ages of 50 and 74 may benefit from more or less frequent mammography screening than is generally recommended, depending on breast density and risk. …read more Source:: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com       

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How often should you have a mammogram? Breast density and risk can inform decision

Women between the ages of 50 and 74 may benefit from more or less frequent mammography screening than is generally recommended, depending on breast density and risk, say experts. …read more Source:: http://feeds.sciencedaily.com       

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