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Biological Diversity In Triple-negative Breast Cancer Discovered By Researchers
2013-02-14 12:25:02

Triple-negative breast cancers are more biologically diverse than previously believed and classification should be expanded to reflect this heterogeneity

2012-09-24 13:59:47

A team of scientists with The Cancer Genome Atlas program reports their genetic characterization of 800 breast tumors, including finding some of the genetic causes of the most common forms of breast cancer, providing clues for new therapeutic targets, and identifying a molecular similarity between one sub-type of breast cancer and ovarian cancer.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.