New approaches in the therapy of breast cancer - Introduction

R. B. Dickson, M. E. Lippman

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Interaction of academic medical research centers with the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries is essential for progress in exploring new avenues for therapy of breast cancer. This special issue of Breast Cancer Research and Treatment reports the proceedings of a conference held by the Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, on progress toward development of new therapies for breast cancer. These chapters are organized to present the following topics: immunotherapy, tumor growth pathways and their inhibition, and tumor-host interaction pathways and their inhibition.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1-2
Number of pages2
JournalBreast cancer research and treatment
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2 1996


  • Antibody-toxin conjugates
  • Growth factor receptors
  • Immunotherapy
  • Invasion
  • Metastasis
  • Signal transduction inhibitors
  • Therapeutic strategies
  • Tumor-host interactions

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research


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