New Study Reshapes Understanding Of Breast CancerThe Breast Cancer Site
By Robin Wulffson MD for eMaxHealth.com
Breast cancer kills 35,000 women in the US each year. A new study is likely to reshape the scientific understanding of breast cancer. A team of researchers have identified four genetically distinct types of breast cancer; furthermore, they have unearthed genetic characteristics within the four types that are the basis of many cancers.
They published their findings online on September 23 in the journal Nature.