Histological, molecular and functional subtypes of breast cancers.

  title={Histological, molecular and functional subtypes of breast cancers.},
  author={Gautam K. Malhotra and Xiangshan Zhao and Hamid Band and Vimla Band},
  journal={Cancer biology & therapy},
  volume={10 10},
Increased understanding of the molecular heterogeneity that is intrinsic to the various subtypes of breast cancer will likely shape the future of breast cancer diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. Advances in the field over the last several decades have been remarkable and have clearly translated into better patient care as evidenced by the earlier detection, better prognosis, and new targeted therapies. There have been two recent advances in the breast cancer research field that have lead to… CONTINUE READING