Women at high risk of developing breast cancer can take chemoprevention drugs, such as tamoxifen, to reduce their risk. However, chemoprevention will be effective for only some women.

Women who are at increased risk of developing breast cancer may be able to take chemoprevention drugs to reduce their risk. However, these drugs only prevent a third of breast cancers, the side effects can be harsh, and there’s only one drug available for pre-menopausal women.

When breast cancer spreads to other parts of the body, it can sometimes be treated and controlled but cannot be cured.

We know that our genetics play a key role in determining breast cancer risk, but we need to know much more about the specific genes involved and how they affect an individual person’s risk.

Triple negative breast cancer is a sub-type of the disease for which there are currently no targeted treatments. In addition, this form of breast cancer can be more aggressive than others.

Triple negative breast cancer is a sub-type of the disease for which there are currently no targeted treatments. In addition, this form of breast cancer can be more aggressive than others.