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Research Yields New Methods of Attack, Diagnosis, and Mysteries of Breast Cancer


IP Blog | Dave Melin | April 23, 2017

BioBlog Weekly oncologyThe articles in this week’s BioBlog explore new research and initiatives in breast cancer.

Scientists Identify New Way of Attacking Breast Cancer

Scientists have discovered a new way to attack breast cancer by blocking a protein that has been shown to increase tumor growth.

The Impostor Cell Line That Set Back Breast Cancer Research

It is estimated that one fifth to as much as a third of cancer cell lines used for research have been contaminated or aren’t the strain researchers intend to study, slowing the progress of researching them.

This Tech Was Meant to Explore Space. Can It Also Solve the Mysteries of Breast Cancer? 

Can technology used in space exploration also be used to help study the microbiome of breast ducts?

Cancer Research Advances: 5 Leads for Better Diagnosis and Treatment

New research suggests that examining proteins in breastmilk could be used to determine if a woman has or soon will develop breast cancer.

US Defense Supports UQ Breast Cancer Research

The department of defense has awarded funding to research the spread of breast cancer to the brain.


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