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Researchers reveal distinct molecular signature in tumor tissues of Black breast cancer patients

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Source: Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center From: news-medical.net A Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center team led by Christine Ambrosone, PhD, and Song Yao, PhD, has revealed a distinct molecular signature in the tumor tissues of Black patients with breast cancer. The new work, published today in JNCI, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, reports that an elevated number of …

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Comprehensive cancer center second opinions benefit black patients with breast cancer

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From: healio.com Black patients with breast cancer routinely experienced changes to their treatment plans after receiving second opinions from oncologists at NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers, according to study results presented at American Association for Cancer Research Conference on the Science of Cancer Health Disparities in Racial/Ethnic Minorities and the Medically Underserved. The findings highlight the feasibility and benefits of second …