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Breast cancer

A cancer that forms in tissues of the breast. Breast cancers occur in both women and men, although male breast cancer is rare.

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Podcast Review: Mike Stratton and cancer genes - The Life Scientific (BBC Radio 4) 3 December 2018 Review
Irish hospital reviews its cancer test reports after error in case 26 November 2018 News
Genome editing key gene gives breast cancer insights 17 September 2018 News
First genomics study of African women may help fight breast cancer 28 August 2018 News
Five genes linked to triple-negative breast cancer found 13 August 2018 News
Fertility treatment doesn't boost womb or breast cancer risk 16 July 2018 News
The strongest defence against genetic discrimination 18 June 2018 Comment
Majority of breast cancer patients do not need chemotherapy 11 June 2018 News
Breast cancer drug works in half the time 21 May 2018 News
'Treasure trove' of genes linked to breast cancer found 19 March 2018 News
Stem cell vaccine works against multiple cancers in mice 19 February 2018 News
PET patron wins prestigious award 12 February 2018 News
Single molecule found for breast cancer spread 12 February 2018 News
Blood test for eight common cancers offers promise 22 January 2018 News
Screening all women over 30 for BRCA could prevent 64,000 cancers 22 January 2018 News
BRCA gene does not affect survival in those treated for breast cancer 15 January 2018 News
BRCA screening could prevent 1000 cases of breast cancer a year 13 November 2017 News
Twenty-seven genes that suppress cancer discovered 6 November 2017 News
Seventy-two new gene targets for breast cancer found 30 October 2017 News
Gene test could improve prediction of breast cancer risk 16 October 2017 News
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