Latest development: New pill can improve breast cancer diagnosis

Latest development: New pill can improve breast cancer diagnosis

United States: Physicians have conducted pill’s development which improves significantly techniques of imaging being involved in treatment of breast cancers thereby helping better in its diagnosis. Breast cancer is disease deadly. It is 2nd very common cancers prevalent in women of today. Mammograms meaning X-rays of breast tissues are current diagnostic technique. It identifies size and location of lump. But it cannot differentiate in between benign and cancerous growths. Screening catches potentially diseases in primitive stages in few patients. But untrue positives lead to aggressive unnecessary treatments in people who…

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New gene identified as cause, early detection of breast Cancer

New gene identified as cause, early detection of breast Cancer

United States: A new gene GT198 which repairs DNA, when it gets mutated causes breast cancer. Hence it is used to diagnose cancer of breast as a new target for treatment says Dr. Lan Ko, correspondent author, Augusta University. Gene mutations are present in ovarian and breast cancer early onset. Progenitor or the stem cells is the cause of breast cancer in mutated conditions as well as it also gives rise to healthy breast cells. In premenopausal and postmenopausal ladies, 254 cases of cancer of breast were studied in an…

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