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BCN News Articles for: May 6, 2015
- Oncologists praise gene expression profiling tests as a decision-making tool for women with early-stage breast cancer but also have significant reservations
- The Value of Personalizing Medicine: Medical Oncologists' Views on Gene Expression Profiling in Breast Cancer Treatment
- A Phase II Study of a Dose-Density Regimen With Fluorouracil, Epirubicin, and Cyclophosphamide on Days 1 and 4 Every 14 Days With Filgrastim Support Followed by Weekly Paclitaxel in Women With Primary Breast Cancer
- Prediction of Late Distant Recurrence After 5 Years of Endocrine Treatment: A Combined Analysis of Patients From the Austrian Breast and Colorectal Cancer Study Group 8 and Arimidex, Tamoxifen Alone or in Combination Randomized Trials Using the PAM50 Risk of Recurrence Score
- Is It Important to Adapt Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy to the Visible Clinical Response? An Open Randomized Phase II Study Comparing Response-Guided and Standard Treatments in HER2-Negative Operable Breast Cancer
- SIS.NET: A randomized controlled trial evaluating a web-based system for symptom management after treatment of breast cancer
- Inequalities in Premature Death From Colorectal Cancer by State
- COMMENTARY: States As the Laboratory for Democracy: Is Anybody Paying Attention, and Does Anybody Care?
- Northeastern researchers find inhaling supplemental oxygen can awaken anti-tumor cells
- Immunological mechanisms of the antitumor effects of supplemental oxygenation
- Researchers identify the mitochondrial 'shield' that helps cancer cells survive
- Mitochondrial membrane potential is regulated by vimentin intermediate filaments
- Low breast density in mammography worsens breast cancer prognosis
- Very low mammographic breast density predicts poorer outcome in patients with invasive breast cancer
- Model for Individualized Prediction of Breast Cancer Risk After a Benign Breast Biopsy
- Quality of life over 5 years after a breast cancer diagnosis among low-income women: Effects of race/ethnicity and patient-physician communication
- Cancer survivors' disclosure of complementary health approaches to physicians: The role of patient-centered communication
- Making Cuts to Medicare: The Views of Patients, Physicians, and the Public
- COMMENTARY: Polls and Policy: Signals or Substance
- A mixed-methods examination of communication between oncologists and primary care providers among primary care physicians in underserved communities
- Depression symptoms of African-American cancer patients may be under-recognized, study finds
- Exploration of depressive symptoms in African American cancer patients
- Deadly to cancer cells only: A molecular cause for selective effectiveness of parvovirus therapy discovered
- PKCη/Rdx-driven Phosphorylation of PDK1: A Novel Mechanism Promoting Cancer Cell Survival and Permissiveness for Parvovirus-induced Lysis
- Breast Biopsies Leave Room for Doubt, Study Finds
- Diagnostic Concordance Among Pathologists Interpreting Breast Biopsy Specimens
- COMMENTARY: Expertise vs Evidence in Assessment of Breast Biopsies: An Atypical Science
- MDC cancer researchers identify new function in an old acquaintance
- Shp2 signaling suppresses senescence in PyMT-induced mammary gland cancer in mice
- Prognostic Significance of Mammographic Density Change After Initiation of Tamoxifen for ER-Positive Breast Cancer
- Transfer of Communication Skills to the Workplace: Impact of a 38-Hour Communication Skills Training Program Designed for Radiotherapy Teams
- Symptomatic Toxicities Experienced During Anticancer Treatment: Agreement Between Patient and Physician Reporting in Three Randomized Trials
- Bringing PROMIS to practice: Brief and precise symptom screening in ambulatory cancer care
- Online health information -- keep it simple!
- Health literacy and the Internet: a study on the readability of Australian online health information
- Oral chemotherapy animated video series launches for cancer patients
- Text message reminders boost breast cancer screening attendance
- Text-message reminders increase uptake of routine breast screening appointments: a randomised controlled trial in a hard-to-reach population
- New possibilities for the treatment of breast cancer arise, with the help of mathematics
- Angiogenic Activity of Breast Cancer Patients' Monocytes Reverted by Combined Use of Systems Modeling and Experimental Approaches
- Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy With or Without Carboplatin in Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2-Positive and Triple-Negative Primary Breast Cancers
- COMMENTARY: Tumor-Infiltrating Lymphocytes and Response to Platinum in Triple-Negative Breast Cancer
- Risk Factors and Tumor Characteristics of Interval Cancers by Mammographic Density
- Summing it up: An integrative review of studies of cancer survivorship care plans (2006-2013)
- World-first cancer drugs could work in larger group of patients
- Complementary genetic screens identify the E3 ubiquitin ligase CBLC, as a modifier of PARP inhibitor sensitivity
- Preventing the spread of cancer with copper molecules
- Rational Design of a Cytotoxic Dinuclear Cu2 Complex That Binds by Molecular Recognition at Two Neighboring Phosphates of the DNA Backbone
- Racial, Ethnic Differences in Picking Surgeons, Hospitals for Breast Cancer Care
- Racial/Ethnic Differences in Patients' Selection of Surgeons and Hospitals for Breast Cancer Surgery
- Exercise slows tumour growth and improves chemotherapy in mouse cancers
- Modulation of Murine Breast Tumor Vascularity, Hypoxia and Chemotherapeutic Response by Exercise
- A Hybrid Approach to Identify Subsequent Breast Cancer Using Pathology and Automated Health Information Data
- Experiencing reproductive concerns as a female cancer survivor is associated with depression
- JNCI and Cancer Prevention
- Hormone Replacement Therapy for postmenopausal women: Does it help or harm your heart?
- Hormone therapy for preventing cardiovascular disease in post-menopausal women
- Strengthening the immune system's fight against brain cancer
- Tetanus toxoid and CCL3 improve dendritic cell vaccines in mice and glioblastoma patients
- Research Calls for New Policies to Support Women Veterans' Health Care Needs
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