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Forefront
   Volume 4, Issue 3, September 2015
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Robert B. Diasio, M.D Director's message: Focus on women's cancers and health

Cancer observances are important opportunities to educate and raise awareness.

 

  Features
Research

DNA test may help with endometrial cancer screening
Researchers have shown that endometrial cancer can be detected from tumor DNA on tampons.




Research

Livers donated after cardiac death safe to use in liver cancer
Expanding donation options could help reduce organ shortages for liver transplants.



Research

Master switch may halt aggressive breast cancer
Researchers find a new approach to block protein in HER2-positive breast cancer.





Research

Methylated DNA may be key to whole-body cancer screening
GI research leads Mayo Clinic investigators to new targets in cancer detection.



Research

New profile IDs patients at higher risk of pancreatic cancer
Study findings help refine guidelines for treating pancreatic lesions.



Research

Researchers developing new breast cancer prediction model
Polygenic risk score and other factors may improve personalized estimates of breast cancer risk.


Research

Meet the investigator: Alan H. Bryce, M.D.
Dr. Bryce's research focuses on cancer genetics and novel therapies, including personalized medicine.



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