EUGenMed Project

The European Institute of Women’s Health is a project partner in EUgenmed. The Eugenmed project intends to complete the following activities: Research addressing sex and gender (S&G) in biomedical sciences and health care research is emerging as a novel and highly promising field. Interaction of S&G related mechanisms leads to different manifestation of frequent diseases…

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Steps toward more efficient breast cancer treatment

New research could reduce unnecessary treatments Researchers have identified a molecule – integrin αvβ6 – that may be associated with the development of invasive breast cancer. The research investigated an early type of breast cancer called ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). DCIS means there are abnormal cancer cells in the breast ducts, but the cancer has…

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