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03/26/17
Ginger compound induces triple negative breast cancer cell death
03/12/17
Broccoli compound sulforaphane heightens taxane chemotherapy effectiveness against triple negative breast cancer
03/05/17
ER+/PR- breast cancer twice as likely to relapse as ER+/PR+ disease
02/26/17
Ursolic acid causes death of various types of breast cancer cells
12/31/16
High-fat soybean oil diet promotes metastasis in mouse model of ER+/PR+ breast cancer
12/22/16
Luteolin inhibits the metastasis of triple negative breast cancer
10/09/16
Melatonin reduces the viability of both ER+ and ER- breast cancer stem cells
10/03/16
Anthocyanin found primarily in red and black fruits inhibits triple negative breast cancer
09/13/16
Garlic compound diallyl trisulfide inhibits triple negative breast cancer metastasis
07/17/16
Delphinidin inhibits malignant transformation of normal cells and inhibits triple negative tumor growth
07/04/16
Radiotherapy after lumpectomy improves survival in older women with ER- disease
06/12/16
Compounds found in blueberries and grapes can restore some ER expression in triple negative breast cancer cells
05/22/16
Plant-based omega-3 fatty acid ALA reduces ER+/PR+ breast cancer growth
05/16/16
Fruit consumption during adolescence linked to lower breast cancer risk, especially ER-/PR-
05/09/16
Melatonin favorably alters tumor microenvironment
05/01/16
Six-month delay in starting Herceptin linked to reduced survival in HER2+ breast cancer
04/08/16
Genistein could reduce treatment effects of Adriamycin chemotherapy in ER+/PR+ disease
03/06/16
Luteolin inhibits proliferation of both hormone receptor positive and triple negative breast cancer cells
02/29/16
Apigenin reduces triple negative breast cancer proliferation and growth through epigenetic changes
02/08/16
Resveratrol enhances the treatment effects of Adriamycin in ER+/PR+ and triple negative cells
12/20/15
Women with triple negative disease are especially vulnerable to delays in starting adjuvant chemotherapy
12/06/15
Heavily treated DCIS is less likely to progress to invasive breast cancer in the long term
11/29/15
ER-/PR+ breast cancer is more similar to triple negative breast cancer than to ER+/PR+ disease
10/18/15
Late recurrence of ER+ breast cancer is more likely for women with large tumors and positive lymph nodes
08/22/15
Dietary sugar promotes breast cancer development and metastasis
08/08/15
Levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine devices increase the risk of breast cancer
08/01/15
Garlic compound inhibits protein folding in triple negative breast cancer cells
07/18/15
Copper depletion could inhibit tumor progression, especially in triple negative disease
07/06/15
Breast cancer diet during cisplatin chemotherapy
06/02/15
Local recurrence rates for LCIS are significant, especially when radiation is omitted
05/23/15
Sulforaphane inhibits Herceptin-resistant Her2+ tumor growth and reduces triple negative breast cancer stem cell populations
05/17/15
Artichoke compound silibinin promotes ER+/PR+ breast cancer cell death
03/29/15
Kaempferol reduces ER+/PR+ breast cancer proliferation by inhibiting glucose uptake
03/08/15
Low omega-3 compared to omega-6 levels linked to increased risk of breast cancer
02/28/15
Pomegranate and berry compound ellagic acid inhibits ER+/PR+ breast cancer growth
02/22/15
Blueberry and ginger compounds increase effects of Taxol on ER+/PR+ breast cancer stem cells
02/07/15
Coffee linked to lower risk of postmenopausal breast cancer, especially ER-/PR- disease
01/19/15
Melatonin heightens effects of radiation treatment in ER+/PR+ breast cancer cells
01/04/15
Low-fat diet may improve survial of ER-/PR- breast cancer patients
11/23/14
Black pepper compound inhibits triple negative breast cancer cell growth and movement
07/28/14
Breast cancer prognosis is inherited independent of tumor characteristics
07/20/14
HER2 status of lymph nodes can differ from that of primary breast tumor
06/29/14
Arugula compound erucin inhibits proliferation of ER+ breast cancer cells
06/14/14
Apigenin triggers death of HER2 overexpressing breast cancer cells
05/26/14
Breast cancer surgery should not be omitted in relatively healthy ER+ older women
03/24/14
Common omega-6 fat promotes metastasis of triple negative breast cancer cells
03/16/14
Over 80% of women diagnosed with DCIS or LCIS do not progress to invasive breast cancer
03/09/14
Reconstruction using fat tissue enriched with fat stem cells could promote metastasis of triple negative breast cancer
01/31/14
Melatonin reduces tumor growth, proliferation, and angiogenesis in animal model of triple negative breast cancer
01/12/14
Almost one in three women relapse if radiation is omitted after lumpectomy for DCIS
12/29/13
Blueberries can help counteract effects of inflammation in triple negative breast cancer
11/29/13
Vitamin D favorably influences breast cancer-related genes in triple negative cells
09/16/13
High blood sugar and obesity both reduce ER+/PR+ breast cancer survival
08/18/13
Cadmium reduces effectiveness of 5-FU chemotherapy in ER+/PR+ breast cancer cells
07/31/13
Resveratrol enhances the treatment effects of tamoxifen in ER+ breast cancer
06/29/13
African Americans tend to have less favorable breast cancer outcomes
06/24/13
Social isolation promotes mammary tumors in mouse model of triple negative breast cancer
06/16/13
Resveratrol enhances the effectiveness of Adriamycin in ER+/PR+ breast cancer cells
05/31/13
Black pepper compound increases effectiveness of Taxol against HER2+ breast cancer
05/27/13
Calorie restriction heightens the effects of radiation treatment in triple negative tumors
05/13/13
Suppressing inflammation reduces triple negative breast cancer growth
04/28/13
High circulating insulin levels increase HER2+ tumor size and metastases in mice
02/22/13
Coffee may reduce risk of recurrence in tamoxifen-treated breast cancer patients
01/20/13
Triple negative and some HER2+ subtypes have up to 11% rate of locoregional recurrence after mastectomy
12/27/12
Fish oil inhibits early stages of HER-2 tumor development
10/30/12
Prognosis of triple negative breast cancer varies according histological type
09/04/12
Contralateral breast cancer has worse prognosis than initial primary breast cancer
08/12/12
Lymph node negative breast cancer has less favorable prognosis for ER-/PR- disease
06/25/12
Lobular breast cancer has less favorable prognosis than expected
06/20/12
Large breast size linked to reduced survival for ER+ breast cancer
05/13/12
A story of long-term stage IV HER2+ breast cancer survival
05/06/12
What are the characteristics of breast cancer with low risk of recurrence?
04/28/12
Ki67 proliferation index predicts progression of LCIS to invasive breast cancer
04/25/12
Bilateral mastectomy can improve ER-/PR- breast cancer survival in some cases
04/12/12
Five-year prognosis by breast cancer subtype
04/10/12
Resveratrol increases the effectiveness of Taxol in triple negative cells
04/03/12
Small lymph node negative triple negative tumors can have good prognosis
03/19/12
Risk of DCIS relapse or progression to invasive cancer continues at least 20 years
02/22/12
Selenium increases effectiveness of Taxol chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer
01/18/12
High intake of soy isoflavones increases risk of recurrence in HER2+ patients
01/16/12
Lack of melatonin increases risk of breast cancer
01/03/12
Omitting axillary dissection for sentinel node micrometastases means higher risk of recurrence
12/13/11
Metformin improves survival of diabetic women with HER2+ breast cancer
12/07/11
Modern chemotherapy reduces breast cancer death by about a third compared to no chemotherapy
12/06/11
Red clover compound biochanin A reduces potency of tamoxifen in rats
12/04/11
Lumpectomy vs. mastectomy rates vary by type of breast cancer
12/02/11
Knowing the receptor status of metastases improves treatment decisions
12/01/11
Herceptin plus anthracycline chemotherapy greatly increases risk of heart damage
11/17/11
Brown seaweed compound fucoidan induces breast cancer cell death
11/10/11
Lumpectomy is not inferior to mastectomy for appropriately selected triple negative patients
11/07/11
Dietary folate is associated with reduced risk of recurrence among women with ER negative tumors
11/05/11
Luminal breast cancer prognosis can vary based on other tumor characteristics
10/31/11
High circulating estrogen and androgen increase risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
10/25/11
Milk increases proliferation of estrogen-sensitive breast cancer cells
10/22/11
Young breast cancer patients require aggressive treatment
10/20/11
Age and breast cancer subtype influence prognosis after lumpectomy
10/19/11
Tumor response to anti-estrogen treatment before surgery is influenced by BMI and race
10/17/11
Alcohol promotes premenopausal HER2+ tumor development in a mouse model of HER2+ breast cancer
10/13/11
Coexisting DCIS independently predicts lower tumor aggressiveness in luminal breast cancer
10/06/11
Non-anthracycline chemotherapy plus Herceptin is effective treatment for HER2+ breast cancer
10/05/11
Men are more likely to survive breast cancer than women, given similar disease characteristics
09/27/11
Hormone receptor status changes during progression in over one-third of breast cancer cases
09/22/11
Herceptin has reduced locoregional recurrence for HER2+ compared to triple negative breast cancer
09/20/11
Triple negative breast cancer incidence and recurrence patterns in a Latina population
09/18/11
Different breast cancer subtypes are prone to metastasize to different sites in the body
09/17/11
Lobular and ductal breast cancer can be treated similarly based on other important tumor characteristics
09/16/11
Reishi mushroom inhibits inflammatory breast cancer cell growth, proliferation, and invasion
09/15/11
High lignan intake may improve survival among women with ER- breast cancer
09/11/11
Calycosin in astragalus root (huang qi) promotes ER+ breast cancer cell proliferation
09/09/11
Diet high in fruits and vegetables is associated with a lower risk of ER- breast cancer
09/08/11
Male breast cancer survival is influenced by age, tumor size, ER status and lymph node involvement
09/07/11
Strongly estrogen positive lobular breast cancer responds well to neoadjuvant Femara
09/05/11
African-American women experience a higher risk of second breast cancer after DCIS
08/24/11
Morphine promotes ER+/PR+ and ER-/PR- breast cancer cell migration
08/20/11
Coffee is not linked to ER+/PR+ or ER-/PR- breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women
08/17/11
Genistein stimulates aromatase activity and ER+ breast cancer cell growth
08/16/11
Pomegranate fruit may help prevent estrogen sensitive breast cancer
08/08/11
Lymphedema is common in men with breast cancer
08/01/11
Breast cancer subtype influences prognosis after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
07/31/11
High dose vitamin D reduces musculoskeletal symptoms in women taking Arimidex
07/29/11
5 years of tamoxifen reduces breast cancer mortality for 15 years for ER+ disease
07/17/11
Increasingly severe side effects of aromatase inhibitors may make tamoxifen first the best strategy
07/15/11
Lobular and ductal breast cancer have different lymph node metastasis patterns
06/28/11
Triple negative breast cancer responds to treatments depending on gene expression
06/27/11
Chemotherapy might have different effectiveness in lobular compared to ductal breast cancer
06/24/11
Multifocal breast cancer has worse prognosis than single tumors
06/21/11
Low carbohydrate, high protein diet inhibits mammary tumor growth and development in mice
06/19/11
Metformin reduces risk of ER+/PR+ breast cancer in postmenopausal women
06/09/11
Patients with ER-/PR+ breast cancer benefit from endocrine therapy
06/05/11
High C-reactive protein (CRP) levels linked to unfavorable breast cancer prognosis
06/03/11
Likelihood of late recurrence for hormone receptor positive breast cancer is hard to predict
06/02/11
Beta blockers linked to reduced breast cancer recurrence, especially for triple negative disease
05/28/11
Triple negative breast cancer prognosis is influenced even by small number of positive nodes
05/20/11
Caffeic acid phenethyl ester (CAPE), a component of propolis, inhibits breast cancer growth
05/17/11
Estrogen and insulin-like growth factor-I promote breast cancer together and independently
05/14/11
Blood type is not related to breast cancer outcomes
05/12/11
High coffee intake associated with lower risk of ER- breast cancer in postmenopausal women
05/10/11
Apigenin may prevent breast cancer that develops in response to progestin
05/09/11
Curcumin and DHA act synergistically in hormone receptor negative HER2+ breast cancer
05/06/11
Preoperative MRI can improve surgical management of lobular breast cancer
05/05/11
Measles virus may be associated with breast cancer
04/28/11
Aspirin use is associated with reduced risk of breast cancer, but ibuprofen may increase it
04/13/11
ER+/PR- or ER-/PR+ tumors more likely to recur locally than ER+/PR+ breast cancer
04/01/11
Obesity not linked to survival in women with triple negative breast cancer
03/30/11
Although similar, ER+/PR- breast cancer is more aggressive than ER+/PR+
03/23/11
Obesity increases inflammation and estrogen production in breast tissue
03/22/11
Taking tamoxifen for all 5 years reduces long-term risk of breast cancer recurrence
03/19/11
Treatment with Herceptin for one year improves survival in women with HER2+ breast cancer
03/17/11
Radiation after lumpectomy reduces recurrence for DCIS survivors
03/02/11
Risk of second primary breast cancer highest in hormone receptor negative survivors
03/01/11
Aromatase inhibitor only or after tamoxifen are both effective treatments
02/25/11
Not giving birth reduces risk of triple negative breast cancer
02/23/11
27% of tumors with LCIS found in core needle biopsy also have invasive breast cancer
02/21/11
Long-term outcomes for DCIS patients can vary significantly according to treatment decisions
02/20/11
Effectiveness of MRI in monitoring effectiveness of chemotherapy depends on subtype
02/14/11
Removing ovaries during second half of menstrual cycle improves survival
02/04/11
Triple negative breast cancer in BRCA1 mutation carriers and noncarriers has similar prognosis
01/27/11
Obesity is linked to inferior prognosis for hormone receptor positive breast cancer
01/26/11
Intense hot flashes at menopause linked to lower breast cancer risk
01/24/11
Breast cancer prognosis does not depend on whether the tumor is ductal or lobular
01/23/11
Non-digestible carbohydrates reduce growth of estrogen-dependent breast cancer in mice
01/16/11
Patterns of breast cancer in Black women suggest mammograms should start in 40s
01/03/11
Removing ovaries before age 45 reduces risk of breast cancer
01/01/11
High waist to hip ratio more strongly associated with risk of ER negative breast cancer
12/24/10
Male breast cancer patients are less likely to survive than female patients
12/18/10
Diets rich in fruit and salads protect against hormone receptor negative breast cancer
12/11/10
Radiation treatment substantially reduces additional breast cancer in women with DCIS
11/30/10
Small triple negative tumors have worse prognosis than small ER+/PR+ tumors
11/28/10
Erythropoietin for anemia may hinder Herceptin treatment for HER2-positive breast cancer
11/21/10
Black rice compound induces breast cancer cell death and suppresses angiogenesis
11/19/10
Factors predicting upstaging from DCIS to invasive breast cancer at time of biopsy
11/18/10
Aromatase inhibitors have numerous side effects in addition to musculoskeletal symptoms
11/14/10
Blueberry compound pterostilbene increases effectiveness of tamoxifen
11/08/10
Response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy depends on dosage and tumor type
11/04/10
Pre-operative MRIs find additional disease in 20% of lobular breast cancer patients
10/23/10
Asian-American women have higher rates of HER2-positive breast cancer than Caucasians
10/19/10
Residual disease can be prevented for many breast cancer patients with 2 mm clean margins
10/18/10
Women with DCIS and dense breasts have a higher risk of additional breast cancer
10/15/10
Vegetables can reduce risk of hormone receptor negative breast cancer in African Americans
10/07/10
Three cases of inflammatory breast cancer in one office suggest environmental causes
10/03/10
Lobular breast cancer micrometastases may incorrectly be classified as isolated tumor cells
10/02/10
Soy protein isolate may increase progesterone expression and tumor aggressiveness
09/26/10
Radiotherapy for Hodgkin's lymphoma increases subsequent risk of breast cancer
09/14/10
Does a family history of breast cancer increase the risk of certain subtypes?
09/12/10
Breast cancer prognosis - risk of locoregional recurrence by breast cancer subtype
09/09/10
Flaxseed enhances Herceptin treatment in mouse model of HER2 breast cancer
09/05/10
Radiation treatment may improve prognosis of early stage triple negative breast cancer
08/29/10
Fish oil supplements reduce risk of ductal breast cancer
08/20/10
Metformin reduces breast cancer development and growth in presence of high calorie diet
08/05/10
Oral contraceptive use increases risk of ER-/PR- breast cancer among African-Americans
07/27/10
Elderly breast cancer patients have good outcomes with appropriate treatment
07/23/10
Outcomes of breast cancer under age 35 influenced by number of positive lymph nodes
07/19/10
Women with high BMI may benefit less from hormonal treatments
07/17/10
Oleic acid promotes breast cancer cell invasiveness
07/08/10
Male BRCA2 mutation carriers have 8% lifetime risk of breast cancer
07/07/10
Follow-up after breast cancer should take into account risk of relapse
07/04/10
Tumor marker CA 27.29 has limited usefulness in determining initial prognosis
06/28/10
Medications to avoid while on tamoxifen
06/25/10
Expression of E-cadherin influences prognosis of triple negative breast cancer
06/04/10
Clear surgical margins of at least 1 mm reduce rate of local recurrence
06/03/10
Differences in hormone receptor status between primary breast tumor and mets is common
05/24/10
Prenatal exposure to BPA and DES increases subsequent risk of breast cancer
05/21/10
Human breast cancer virus may contribute to inflammatory and other breast cancer
05/18/10
Number of tumors should be considered in staging multicentric/multifocal breast cancer
04/30/10
New method predicts progression of DCIS to invasive breast cancer
04/29/10
Triple negative breast cancer involves increased risk of distant relapse within shorter time
04/21/10
Radiation after surgery for DCIS reduces risk of local recurrence
04/14/10
Predictors of failure to respond to neoadjuvant chemotherapy
03/22/10
Breast reduction surgery may be combined with lumpectomy for DCIS
03/05/10
Annual MRIs recommended for women at high familial risk of breast cancer
02/27/10
Mastectomy of the other breast improves survival in some cases
02/22/10
Benign breast disease least likely to progress to breast cancer in those having children while young
02/17/10
Taking aspirin improves breast cancer survival
02/05/10
Vitamin D and calcium intakes influence risk of breast cancer
02/03/10
Characteristics of breast cancer in women under 40
01/31/10
Migraine sufferers have lower risk of ER+/PR+ tumors - implications for choice of treatment
01/18/10
Oral contraceptive use at young age increases risk of triple negative breast cancer
01/10/10
Statin use increases risk of breast cancer for overweight women
01/05/10
Pomegranate compounds inhibit aromatase and reduces breast cancer cell proliferation
01/03/10
Black women less likely to survive ER+/PR+ breast cancer - what to do
12/16/09
Mucinous breast cancer should be evaluated for multiple tumors before treatment



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