The selective estrogen receptor modulators in breast cancer prevention

@article{Li2016TheSE,
  title={The selective estrogen receptor modulators in breast cancer prevention},
  author={Fangxuan Li and Jinli Dou and Li-juan Wei and Shi-xia Li and Juntian Liu},
  journal={Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology},
  year={2016},
  volume={77},
  pages={895-903}
}
AbstractBackgrounds Persistently increased blood levels of estrogens are associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. Selective estrogen receptor modulators (SERMs) are a class of compounds that act on the estrogen receptor (ER).Methods Several clinical trials have demonstrated the effectiveness of its prophylactic administration. Incidence of invasive ER-positive breast cancer was reduced by SERMs treatment, especially for those women with high risk of developing breast cancer. In this… 

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