Rate of Breast Cancer Deaths Predicted to Double by 2030

Rate of Breast Cancer Deaths Predicted to Double by 2030

Women around the globe need to be aware of their cancer risks. The latest research published The Lancet medical journal finds that cancer deaths are predicted to rise 60 percent by the year 2030, according to PBS WGBH. These cancer deaths stem from both breast and...
Researchers Strive to Create Breast Cancer Vaccines

Researchers Strive to Create Breast Cancer Vaccines

Cancer vaccines and immunotherapies are becoming more and more popular around the world as a method for treating and preventing various forms of cancer. Within the world of breast cancer, scientists have also been aiming to develop vaccines that could prevent the...
Biotech Companies Target Personalized Cancer Vaccines

Biotech Companies Target Personalized Cancer Vaccines

Cancer research has come a long way from the typical medication-based, surgical, chemotherapy, or radiation type of treatments. Today immunotherapies are making a significant headway in battling breast cancer among other types of oncological diseases. Cancer vaccines...
People, We Have A Problem

People, We Have A Problem

Dr. John Bittner discovered the virus that causes breast cancer in mice while working at Jackson Memorial Laboratory in 1936.  His colleagues were surprised, but they didn’t doubt his findings:  A virus, passed in the breast milk of infected mothers, caused...