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Response to Neoadjuvant Endocrine Therapy for Breast Cancer May Vary by Race

Race is a significant predictor of downstaging in HR+ breast cancer after adjustment for duration of NET, clinical stage

AI Assistance May Improve Accuracy of Breast Cancer Screening

Sensitivity increased for subgroups with small lesion sizes, invasive carcinomas

Batwing Mastopexy Performed in Immediate Breast Reconstruction

Complication rates comparable for women receiving concurrent batwing mastopexy, standard implant-based reconstruction

More Physical Activity, Less Sitting May Cut Breast Cancer Risk

Lifelong physical activity or sedentary time, assessed by genotype, may be associated with risk for breast cancer

Fertility Preservation Not Linked to Relapse, Mortality in Breast Cancer

Adjusted rate of disease-specific mortality and relapse similar for those with and without exposure to hormones

Postop Breast MRI Features May Predict Risk for Second Breast Cancer

Background parenchymal enhancement at surveillance breast MRI linked to increased risk for future second breast cancer

Cancer-Related Fatigue in Women With Breast Cancer May Affect Balance

Greater CRF predicts increased pre- and postexertional static sway, while chemo-induced peripheral neuropathy does not

Efficacy of Durvalumab for Early-Stage TNBC Examined by Race

In Phase I/II trial of durvalumab with neoadjuvant chemo, pathological complete response rates similar for Black, non-Black patients

Diet High in n-3-PUFAs Linked to Lower Breast Cancer Risk

Higher intake of marine n-3 PUFAs and total n-3 PUFAs associated with lower risk for breast cancer, especially for premenopausal women

FDA Approves First Targeted Therapy for HER2-Low Breast Cancer

HER2-low is a new classification for a subset of HER2-negative breast cancer