Archive: 8/11/2010

Soy isoflavones may modify risk of breast cancer

Increased phytoestrogens commonly found in dietary soy may modify the risk of some types of breast cancer, according to findings presented at the Ninth Annual AACR Frontiers in Cancer Prevention Research Conference, held ...

dateNov 08, 2010 in Cancer
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Breast cancer: Reducing the risk of unnecessary chemo

Published in Nature Communications, NRC researchers have developed a tool to determine which breast cancer patients have little risk of their disease recurring. The tool -- an algorithm that identifies "gene expression signatures" ...

dateNov 08, 2010 in Cancer
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New DNA repair pathway

(PhysOrg.com) -- UC Davis researchers have found a new pathway for repairing DNA damaged by oxygen radicals. The results are published this week in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

dateNov 08, 2010 in Biochemistry
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