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Looking for patients with estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer to test a new treatment combination

Posted by on May 11, 2019 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 2 trial will evaluate the safety and effectiveness of ribociclib (Kisqali) combined with hormonal therapy in patients with estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer (BC). The main outcome will be the number of patients that complete 1 year of treatment and survival without signs of cancer. The trial will...

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Looking for patients with hormone-receptor positive breast cancer to test a new treatment combination

Posted by on Apr 24, 2019 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This phase 2 trial will investigate the safety of durvalumab (Imfinzi) in combination with standard hormonal treatment for breast cancer (BC). The main outcome will be the response to treatment. The trial is recruiting in Tampa, Florida, US. The details Breast cancer (BC) is one of the most common cancers. It affects bothe...

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Progesterone receptors and cancer prognosis

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study evaluated the use of progesterone receptor status as an independent predictor of disease prognosis in patients with early breast cancer. Some background Most breast cancer cells grow in response to female hormones, such as progesterone and estrogen. Cancer response to these growth stimuli not only directs treatment...

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