• MAF Amplification to Validate If Zoledronic Acid Treatment is Beneficial

    One year ago - By Medindia Health

    Study identifies the effect of MAF amplification on the outcome of treatment with adjuvant zoledronic in breast cancer patients.
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  • Study: Racial disparity in breast cancer mortality, rates

    Study: Racial disparity in breast cancer mortality, rates

    One year ago - By Modern Medicine

    A new report from The American Cancer Society shows that in every US state, breast cancer incidence rates are higher in non-Hispanic white women than in non-Hispanic black women. Rates of death from the disease, however, are higher in NHB women than in NHW women in every state, indicating that social and structural factors, along with biologic factors, may contribute to discrepancies in outcomes.
    Using the National Cancer Institute's Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Program of Cancer Registries, the...
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