Study: Women with Advanced Breast Cancer Living Longer

Study: Women with Advanced Breast Cancer Living Longer

If you’ve been diagnosed with advanced breast cancer, you may be terrified for your life. However, a new study may show a silver lining. The National Cancer Institute reported that the number of women living with advanced breast cancer has grown in the US with...
Dr. James Holland and the Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus

Dr. James Holland and the Mouse Mammary Tumor Virus

In 1936, the geneticist and cancer biologist John Joseph Bittner discovered a milk agent in which female mice with breast cancer transmitted the disease to young, nursing mice. The milk agent was later called the mouse mammary tumor virus (MMTV). Bittner first...