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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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HRQoL effects of breast cancer prognosis, treatment predict mortality risk

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By: Hannah Kitt From: medwirenews.com The health-related quality of life (HRQoL) of patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) or invasive breast cancer is impaired by their prognosis and treatment, and measuring the extent of impairment could help predict mortality risk, research suggests. Dale Sandler (National Institutes of Health, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA) and co-investigators say: “The evaluation …