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Tuesday 30 October 2018
New Breast Cancer Now-funded study could also help identify ‘biomarkers’ to assess...
Wednesday 24 October 2018
A new study has shown that long-term statin use could reduce the risk of developing new tumours in the other ...
Monday 22 October 2018
Combining new drug palbociclib with a hormone therapy called fulvestrant could extend survival for some women with...
Having a heavier first-born child or a shorter pregnancy may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new study suggests
Saturday 13 October 2018
Short first pregnancies and having a heavier first-born child may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new...
Friday 28 September 2018
Following decades of survival progress, the rising incidence of breast cancer is set...
Tuesday 18 September 2018
Having high levels of anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) – a hormone that indicates the size of a woman’s ovarian reserve...
Thursday 23 August 2018
Alcohol is a leading risk factor for death and disease worldwide, and is associated with nearly one in 10 deaths in...
New DNA 'shield' with crucial roles in normal cell division, the immune system and cancer discovered
Wednesday 18 July 2018
Scientists have today revealed the discovery of a brand new, previously-unknown protein complex called Shieldin,...
Study suggests breast screening based on women's risk levels would reduce overdiagnosis and be more cost-effective
Friday 6 July 2018
A targeted, risk-based breast screening programme could help reduce overtreatment and be run at an affordable cost...
Tuesday 3 July 2018
Shailesh Vara, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, met leading scientists funded by...