Tags - Genetics

Breast cancer research student gets a boost

September 19th, 2016
Talented PhD student from Walter and Eliza Hall Institute, Emma Nolan, has been awarded the inaugura ...
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Beyond BRCA1 and 2: Rare genes increase breast cancer risk

September 7th, 2016
Most women know about the BRCA 1 and 2 gene mutations and how they significantly increase a woman ...
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Monthly Breast Cancer Research Update – August 2016

August 29th, 2016
August was an interesting month for breast cancer research! Multiple studies revealed what genetic a ...
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Genes linked to survival in breast cancer

August 22nd, 2016
Testing for the activity of two genes could help doctors identify women at an increased risk of dyin ...
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Research into estrogen receptors may explain why some breast cancers do not respond to treatment

August 3rd, 2016
Ground-breaking new research has shown how changes in and around a single gene could help forecast a ...
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‘Holy grail’ of breast cancer prevention in high-risk women may be in sight

June 21st, 2016
Australian researchers have discovered that an existing medication could have promise in preventing ...
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Monthly Breast Cancer Research Update – May 2016

May 29th, 2016
This May we saw some interesting developments in breast cancer research – a nearly complete pictur ...
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How does genetic sequencing help medical research?

May 18th, 2016
We know that unless we’re an identical twin, we’re each genetically unique. Genes work together ...
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Scientists say they now have a near-perfect picture of the genetic events that cause breast cancer

May 3rd, 2016
The study, published in Nature, has been described as a ‘milestone’ moment that could help unloc ...
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Monthly Breast Cancer Research Update – April 2016

May 2nd, 2016
During April we saw research into potential vaccines for breast cancer, new genetic drivers, studie ...
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