Articles Tagged with Breast Cancer Drugs

Low-Dose Aspirin Slows Breast Cancer Cell Growth

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Low-dose aspirin could slow the growth of breast cancer cells. That’s the amazing result of a new study presented on Sunday at the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology annual meeting in Boston. The presenter was Gargi Maity, lead author of the new research. A team working at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in… Read more »

Avastin Breast Cancer Drug Loses FDA Approval

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The Food and Drug Administration ruled this week that the drug Avastin, often used in advanced breast cancer patients should not be used because there is no verifiable proof that it extends the lives of patients. The FDA also worries that the dangerous side effects of the drug outweigh the temporary benefit. While the decision… Read more »