Patients with HER2-positive breast cancer that has spread to other parts of their body live around 16 months longer if treated with a combination Accurately determining HER2 status in patients with breast cancer is a critical prognostic and predictive factor and identifies patients who Among patients with HER2-positive, metastatic breast cancer that had progressed despite treatment with two or more forms of HER2-targeted therapy Brief exposure to a targeted therapy can tell doctors which HER2-negative patients will respond — and which should switch to another kind of Approximately a quarter of women with HER2 positive breast cancer, who were treated with a combination of the targeted drugs lapatinib and trastuzumab Analysis of more than 8,000 women who participated in the world’s largest study of two treatments for HER2-positive breast cancer reinforces A new breast cancer vaccine candidate, (GP2), provides further evidence of the potential of immunotherapy in preventing disease recurrence.
One metastatic breast cancer. At a recent conference, researchers from the Institute of Research in London explain how a drug combination worked to dramatically shrink Study demonstrates value of new measurement reference for both evaluating assay performance and increasing confidence in reporting HER2 amplification Recurrence of HER2-positive breast cancer after treatment may be due to a specific and possibly cancer-induced weakness in the patient's immune.
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