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Breast Cancer Now responds to study showing 'liquid biopsy' could guide treatment to help delay disease progression for twice as long
Thursday 1 September 2016
A blood test that detects when the most common form of breast cancer has become resistant to treatment could double...
Tuesday 23 August 2016
The effect of combined hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in increasing a woman’s risk...
Thursday 18 August 2016
Testing for the activity of two genes could identify women who are at increased risk of dying from their breast...
New research into the oestrogen receptor gene presented at the first UK Breast Cancer Research Symposium
Saturday 23 July 2016
Ground-breaking new research showing how changes in and around a single...
Friday 15 July 2016
Day-to-day psychological stress and adverse life events are unlikely to increase a woman’s risk of developing...
Monday 11 July 2016
A new test, called EndoPredict, could predict breast cancer spread more accurately - and could be faster for...
Monday 4 July 2016
New research from scientists at the University of Nottingham, supported by Breast Cancer Now, shows how a group of...
Thursday 23 June 2016
Scientists at Queen Mary University of London have made a discovery which could help with the development of...
Monday 13 June 2016
Scientists part-funded by Breast Cancer Now have discovered how a new class of drug – known as BET inhibitors –...
Response to new research suggesting that extending aromatase inhibitor treatment could help prevent disease returning
Monday 6 June 2016
In a new trial presented to the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) in Chicago this weekend, scientists...