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Study Shows New Mechanism for the Prevention of HER2/neu Breast Cancer

March 11, 2015

According to the American Cancer Society, up to 30 percent of all breast cancer patients are HER2/neu positive. This means they have too much of the HER2/neu growth-promoting protein, which causes the development of an aggressive form of breast cancer. Although several drugs are available to treat HER2/neu producing breast cancer, such as Trastuzumab (Herceptin) […]

In utero exposure to estrogen promotes mammary tumor risk in MMTV-erbB-2 transgenic mice through induction of ER-erbB-2 crosstalk

November 18, 2014

In utero exposure to estrogen promotes mammary tumor risk in MMTV-erbB-2 transgenic mice through induction of ER-erbB-2 crosstalk.  Molecular Cancer Research. Nov 2014, Zhikun Ma, Amanda Blackwelder, and Xiaohe Yang North Carolina Central Unversity, Kannapolis, NC. Abstract A09: In utero exposure to estrogen promotes mammary tumor risk in MMTV-erbB-2 transgenic mice through induction of ER-erbB-2 crosstalk Abstract The mammary […]