Jun 26, 2013:
Researchers believe that targeting stem cancer stem cells may lengthen remission time for women with aggressive forms of breast cancer.
May 15, 2013:
She did the research. She had the surgery. She made a very personal decision, and she bravely chose to share that decision with the world. But what should this mean to other women?
Apr 19, 2013:
University of Michigan and others are working to make doctors more aware of the need to monitor for heart problems.
Apr 9, 2013:
Approximately one-quarter of the women who should take hormone-blocking therapies as part of their breast cancer treatment either do not start or do not complete the five-year course, says a new study.
Dec 5, 2012:
For some types of breast cancer, doubling the length of tamoxifen treatment from five years to ten years may save lives.
Oct 3, 2012:
Early detection makes targeted therapies more effective according to this news video.
Sep 25, 2012:
Can treatment of breast cancer be too aggressive? A University of Michigan study aims to find out.
Sep 24, 2012:
A new study published in Nature magazine suggests more effective treatments for breast cancer may be on the horizon.
Aug 8, 2012:
"“The North Campus Research Complex offers a unique opportunity for researchers across campus to talk with each other and collaborate in ways they have never had before."
Jun 4, 2012:
Researchers at at the U-M Comprehensive Cancer Center tested the antidepressant drug duloxetine, known commercially as Cymbalta, to relieve relieve painful tingling feelings caused by chemotherapy in 59 percent of patients.
Mar 29, 2012:
A new study published in the latest issue of Alcohol and Alcoholism shows that a drink a day may increase the risk of breast cancer, according to CBS News.
Mar 28, 2012:
A new study published in Science Translational Medicine found that more than half of a million people in the U.S. have died from cancer, and what's more is that approximately 280,000 of these individuals may have been able to prevent it.
Mar 27, 2012:
The Quebec College of Physicians issued an 83-page report recently discussing the mistakes of a former doctor, who administered 22,500 mammograms.
Mar 26, 2012:
A new study, which was presented at the Society of Interventional Radiology Scientific Meeting, found a method for treating metastatic breast cancer called percutaneous cryoablation.
Mar 22, 2012:
New research presented at the European Breast Cancer Conference in Vienna showed that women over 50 who have denser breasts are at a greater risk of having their breast cancer return.