Tag: cholesterol

Cholesterol: A waxy, fat-like substance that occurs naturally in all parts of the body, including the blood. Total cholesterol consists of high-density lipoprotein (HDL, the "good" cholesterol), low-density lipoprotein (LDL, the "bad" cholesterol), triglycerides and lipoprotein(a) (Lp(a) cholesterol).

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08/13/17
High LDL cholesterol increases HER2+ and triple negative tumor growth in mice
04/16/16
Some factors promoting breast cancer metastasis
02/21/16
HDL cholesterol from breast cancer patients with type 2 diabetes can promote metastasis
10/24/15
High cholesterol promotes metastasis in animal model of breast cancer
08/31/14
Women with metabolic syndrome twice as likely to experience breast cancer recurrence
12/31/12
Treatment with Femara after tamoxifen can worsen cholesterol profile
10/24/12
LDL cholesterol can increase normal breast cell inflammation and proliferation
01/20/12
Cholesterol drugs might inhibit tumor formation in some breast cancer patients
01/14/11
High cholesterol might promote breast cancer development and increase its aggressiveness

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