A pilot study of FDG PET/CT detects a link between brown adipose tissue and breast cancer


Breast cancer is the second most lethal cancer in women. Understanding biological mechanisms that cause progression of this disease could yield new targets for prevention and treatment. Recent experimental studies suggest that brown adipose tissue (BAT) may play a key role in breast cancer progression. The primary objective for this pilot study was to… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-126


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