A new study by University of Kentucky researchers provides insight into developing new treatment strategies for basal-like breast cancer, commonly known as triple-negative breast cancer. This cancer is associated with early metastasis and resistance to chemotherapy and occurs at women at a younger age. (Source: UK College of Medicine News) read more..
Is Repeat Biopsy Useful? Is Repeat Biopsy Useful?
Dr. David Kerr reports on a European study that found significant discordance between phenotypes of the primary tumor and site of metastases in breast cancer patients. Is such data clinically useful? Medscape Hematology-Oncology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines) read more..
4 Reasons Twitter Is a Great Health Resource
If you’re like many of us, the minute you or someone you care about is diagnosed with something, you go online to do research. You may even reach out to your Facebook friends. You’re far less likely to think, “Hey! Now that I have cancer/diabetes/MS, I better get … Continue reading ? read more..