American Association for Cancer Research

Breast and Gynecological Cancers

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“Breast and Gynecological Cancers,” Sunday, April 1, 8:00 a.m., hosted by Worta McCaskill-Stevens, M.D., head of breast cancer prevention at the National Cancer Institute in Rockville, Md., features the following:

  • HPV Infection Lasts Longer in College-age African-American Women
  • Long-term Use of Estrogen Hormone Therapy Linked to Higher Risk for Breast Cancer
  • Proteins Associated With Poor Prognosis in Hormone Receptor-positive Breast Cancer Identified
  • Older Patients With Certain Breast Cancer Subtype May Not Benefit From Radiation Therapy
  • Link Between Inflammation and Breast Cancer Metastases Identified, May Be Treatable
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