Breaking news from ASCO Annual Meeting 2009

researchLiving Beyond Breast Cancer have both transcript and audio recording of Breaking News from the 2009 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology with Virginia Kaklamani, MD, DSc (transcript, audio recording).

Get the latest news from the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology. Dr. Kaklamani explains how tamoxifen works, its impact on cognitive function and why antidepressants may interfere with its effectiveness. Hear results from studies on lymph node metastases; combining bevacizumab (brand name: Avastin) with chemotherapy; diet; exercise; and vitamin D; and learn about a new targeted therapy for triple-negative breast cancer.

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