Tags - Personalised medicine

Linking health data could help stop breast cancer deaths by 2030

September 27th, 2017
This year breast cancer became the most commonly diagnosed cancer in Australia. Although it has one ...
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How personalised treatment makes such a difference for breast cancer survival

August 16th, 2017
The term ‘personalised treatment’ is based on the idea that by understanding the genetic makeup ...
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Research towards personalised treatment

August 15th, 2017
The National Breast Cancer Foundation funds research into making treatments for breast cancer more e ...
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Monthly breast cancer research update – July 2017

August 4th, 2017
In July, breast cancer researchers made strong progress in better understanding the biology of breas ...
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Differences in male breast cancer a step toward more tailored treatment

April 12th, 2017
Breast cancer is not only an old women’s disease. In fact, it’s not even a women-only disease. M ...
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Liquid biopsies could revolutionise how cancer is detected

March 16th, 2016
Liquid biopsies could soon help cancer specialists identify breast cancer, and breast cancer recurre ...
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Combined treatment could help HER2 tumours shrink before surgery

March 16th, 2016
Two medications, lapatinib and trastuzumab (commonly known as Tykerb and Herceptin), can dramaticall ...
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How cancer doctors use personalised medicine to target variations unique to each tumour

November 18th, 2015
The modern use of the term ‘personalised medicine’ is based on the idea that by understanding th ...
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NBCF researchers are breaking down barriers in breast cancer resistance

July 27th, 2015
A research team funded through NBCF’s National Collaborative Grants Program is yielding significan ...
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