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Seeing if Hormone Therapy Will Work for Breast Cancer Patients

A new imaging agent could help oncologists visualize hormone receptors on breast tumors, customizing therapies based on predicted patient outcomes.

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Only around half of the women diagnosed with breast cancer will benefit from hormonal therapy, a cancer treatment that adds, blocks, or removes specific hormones to stall the growth and spread of breast cancer…

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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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