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Shutting Down Breast Inflammation Stops Cancer Onset And Progression

It took 12 years and a creation of a highly sophisticated transgenic mouse, but researchers at Kimmel Cancer Center at Jefferson have finally proven a long suspected theory: Inflammation in the breast is key to the development and progression of breast cancer. In Cancer Research, the scientists say they...

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The Benefits And Harms Of Breast Cancer Screening: An Independent Review

Whether breast cancer screening does more harm than good has been debated extensively. The main questions are how large the benefit of screening is in terms of reduced breast cancer mortality and how substantial the harm is in terms of overdiagnosis, which is defined as cancers detected at screening...

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