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Max S. Wicha, M.D., will receive the ninth annual Distinguished Lectureship in Breast Cancer Research from the American Association for Cancer Research. Wicha will present a special lecture as part of the 2016 San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium.
Researchers have identified a protein that helps ovarian cancer cells multiply and spread. By blocking it with a new antibody agent, they could slow the cancer’s growth and stop it from metastasizing.
One of the earliest widespread applications of precision medicine in cancer care is helping patients and physicians decide whether chemotherapy is needed, a new study finds.
A transcription factor known as Snail1 can act as a “molecular bypass” that diminishes the natural tumor suppressing action of a gene called p53 in breast cancer patients, a new study finds.