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More clues revealed in link between normal breast changes and invasive breast cancer

(Georgetown University Medical Center) A research team, led by investigators from Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, details how a natural and dramatic process -- changes in mammary glands to accommodate breastfeeding -- uses a molecular process believed to contribute to survival of pre-malignant breast cells.

Second Opinion at NCI Center Valuable for Breast CA Patients

TUESDAY, Oct. 2, 2018 -- Almost 43 percent of patients diagnosed with breast cancer presenting to a National Cancer Institute (NCI)-designated cancer center for a second opinion have a change in diagnosis, according to a study published in the...

Gene involved in colorectal cancer also causes breast cancer

(Radboud University Medical Center) Rare mutations in the NTHL1 gene, previously associated with colorectal cancer, also cause breast cancer and other types of cancer. Researchers from Radboud university medical center, Leiden University Medical Center and the Princess Máxima Center in the Netherlands report this new multi-tumor syndrome, in collaboration with international colleagues, in Cancer...

U.S. Immigration Fund: Washington Update: EB-5 Regional Center Program Reauthorization Extended ...

JUPITER, Fla., Sept. 28 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Amidst looming concern with the EB-5 Regional Center program potentially expiring on September 30th, 2018 – over the Read more...

Study shows value of breast cancer patients seeking second opinions

(Medical University of South Carolina) In a recent MUSC Hollings Cancer Center study on the value of a second opinion for breast cancer patients, researchers concluded that a review by a tumor board at an NCI-Designated Cancer Center changed the diagnosis for 43 percent of the patients.

Study finds higher risk of breast cancer for women after giving birth

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) Researchers from the Premenopausal Breast Cancer Collaborative Group identified elevated breast cancer risk after childbirth in women younger than 55.

Hunt Regional Medical Center Improving Patient Experience with Allen's Interactive Patient ...

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Patients at Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Texas can now access industry leading interactive features on their Read more...

Multigene test is a helpful decision making tool in breast cancer treatment, study shows

Multigene tests have been used in breast cancer treatment to assess the risk of metastasis for several years. A team at the Breast Cancer Center at the Technical University of Munich's Klinikum rechts der Isar has now presented results based on data collected in its routine clinical work.

North Texas Regional Center of Expertise gets approval from UN

(University of Texas at Arlington) What began as a brainstorming session last year about how to unify sustainability efforts across North Texas is now the North Texas Regional Center of Expertise, or RCE, thanks to efforts led by Meghna Tare, University of Texas at Arlington chief sustainability officer, and many dedicated stakeholders. The coalition has been approved by United Nations University,...

Metastatic breast cancer patients report high level of financial impact

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) A study led by University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center researchers investigated the extent and severity of negative financial effects of cancer among women with breast cancer that has spread in the body. The preliminary results were presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology's Quality Care Symposium, held Sept. 28...

Scientists trained a computer to classify breast cancer tumors

(UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center) In a study published in the journal NPJ Breast Cancer, researchers reported they used a form of artificial intelligence called machine learning, or deep learning, to train a computer to identify certain features of breast cancer tumors from images.

'Evil' proteins a force for good in estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer

(University of Arizona Health Sciences) University of Arizona Cancer Center researchers clarify questions surrounding estrogen's role in breast cancer, which could lead to more precise treatments for ER-positive breast cancers.

NIH awards over $1.8 million to husband-and-wife doctors to test new breast cancer approach

Husband-and-wife doctors at the University of Virginia Cancer Center have been awarded more than $1.8 million from the National Institutes of Health for their effort to improve radiation therapy and breast surgery for patients with early-stage breast cancer.

University of Maryland doctors treat first breast cancer patients with GammaPod radiotherapy

(University of Maryland Medical Center) Radiation oncologists at the University of Maryland Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Comprehensive Cancer Center (UMGCCC) are now treating patients with the GammaPod™, a new FDA-cleared radiation therapy for early-stage breast cancer. The UMGCCC is the first site to treat patients with this first-of-its-kind system, which was invented by University of Marylan...

Western Connecticut Health Network Site Launches Breast Cancer Clinical Trials through Collaboration with Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

NORWALK, Conn. (PRWEB) October 02, 2018 Four cutting-edge breast cancer clinical trials have launched at Norwalk Hospital , part of the Western Connecticut Health Network. The breast cancer clinical trials are an extension of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) Physicians at Norwalk...

Scientists identified enzyme in milk production as target for novel breast cancer drugs

(Virginia Commonwealth University) VCU Massey Cancer Center researchers have identified a protein involved in milk production that stimulates the growth and spread of breast cancer and could ultimately serve as a target for novel therapies to treat breast cancer.

If you sell health IT products, be sure you know about Regional Extension Centers

One of the interesting things funded by the HITECH Act was the creation of the Health Information Technology Program. That program invests in Regional Extension Centers to offer consulting and technical support to help accelerate meaningful use of Electronic Health Records (EHRs). All told there are likely going to be 70 (or more) regional centers across the country. One of the major tasks of a Re...

UC researcher fighting breast cancer with light therapy

(University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center) Nalinikanth Kotagiri, M.D., Ph.D., is studying ways ultraviolet light can activate light-sensitive drugs to treat metastatic breast cancer.

Dr. Lisa Newman Appointed Chief of the Section of Breast Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine

Dr. Lisa Newman, an internationally renowned breast surgeon and researcher, has been appointed chief of the Section of Breast Surgery at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center and Weill Cornell Medicine, effective Aug. 20. 

Machine Learning Technique Identifies Breast Cancer Tumor Type

ArticleResearchers from the University of North Carolina Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center have trained a computer to analyze breast cancer images and accurately classify the tumors.

RNA thought to spread cancer shows ability to suppress breast cancer metastasis

(University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center) Researchers at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center have discovered that a form of RNA called metastasis-associated lung adenocarcinoma transcript 1 (MALAT1) appears to suppress breast cancer metastasis in mice, suggesting a potential new area of therapeutic investigation. The findings, published in the Oct. 22 online issue of Nature ...

Regional radiation benefits high risk breast cancer patients

Prof David Dodwell speaks to ecancer at SABCS 2018 about the role of regional radiation therapy. He explains that this is radiotherapy that is delivered to the internal mammory chain, the supraclavicular region, or the axilla - or a combination of these...

Study confirms: Multigene test is a useful decision making tool in breast cancer treatment

(Technical University of Munich (TUM)) Multigene tests have been used in breast cancer treatment to assess the risk of metastasis for several years. A team at the Breast Cancer Center at the Technical University of Munich's (TUM) Klinikum rechts der Isar has now presented results based on data collected in its routine clinical work. These results show that the multigene test used at the university...

3D digital breast imaging puts new spring in the step of established Ohio practice

Fourteen years ago, radiologist Dean R. Ball, DO, founded a breast imaging practice to meet the needs of the underserved communities in and surrounding Youngstown, Ohio. Today, the practice Ball founded, Tiffany Breast Care Center, employs 16 mammography staffers, up from five in 2004. Although the practice has grown significantly, Ball is committed to reading the X-ray images for each of his p...

Surgical choices may have long-term impact on quality of life for breast cancer patients

Even as more young women with breast cancer opt to have mastectomies, many experience a persistent decline in their sexual and psychosocial well-being following the procedure, as detailed in new research by Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center.

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