Breast cancer: five new genes and range of mutations for personalized treatment -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Breast cancer: five new genes and range of mutations for personalized treatment

The largest-ever study to sequence the whole genomes of breast cancers has uncovered five new genes associated with the disease and 13 new mutational signatures that influence tumour development.

05/03/2016

Photo: Physician and patient at a mammography

Mammography is the process of using X-rays to examine the womans breast. The goal of mammography is the early detection of breast cancer, typically through detection of characteristic masses; © panthermedia.net/SimpleFoto