All posts tagged enzalutamide

  • Flickr: Wolfram Burner

    Study Shows Anti-Androgen Receptor Therapy for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer May Benefit More Than Just High-Androgen Receptor Tumors

    A new University of Colorado Cancer Center study being presented today at the Endocrine Society Annual Meeting shows that even triple negative breast cancers expressing very low levels of androgen receptor may benefit from anti-androgen therapies.

Jennifer Richer
Overwhelming evidence adds a major new target in breast cancer: androgens including testosterone. Image: Flickr/khrawlings
An aging population requires new approaches to prostate cancer care. Image: Flickr/PaulineMak
Like a burr, cancer cells wave receptors designed to trap things they need -- researchers hope that blocking the androgen receptors of AR+ breast cancer cells will stop the signals of growth. Image: Flickr/gomagoti
Harry Peterson, CU Cancer Center