Dr. Debra Barton: Getting back to normal12/12/16
The list of symptoms associated with cancers of all kinds is of course extraordinarily long. Particularly, among breast cancer survivors, these can include fatigue, hot flashes, and cognitive changes related to chemotherapy, nausea and vomiting, and...
Dr. Arti Hurria: The Intersection of Cancer and Aging
Among the many important research areas of breast cancer and frankly all cancers is what’s called survivorship; quality of life and the ability to live independently. Among older survivors, one area of concern: cognitive decline or memory loss. This...
Dr. Mina Bissell: The Outside of a Cancel Cell Matters Too
it’s what’s on the inside that matters. It turns out that for cells – including cancer cells – the outside matters a whole lot, too. Specifically, the interactions between the extracellular matrix and the microenvironment — the physical context and...
Dr. Charles Perou: “Using Modern Genetic Tools to Study...
Dr. Perou is a member of the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina and the Scientific Director of the UNC Bioinformatics Core. Perou’s reserach has established that breast cancer is not a single disease but...
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