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    July 2021
  1. WU W, Chen J, Deng H, Jin L, et al
    Neoadjuvant everolimus plus letrozole versus fluorouracil, epirubicin and cyclophosphamide for ER-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer: a randomized pilot trial.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:862.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. TURKISTANI S, Sugita BM, Fadda P, Marchi R, et al
    A panel of miRNAs as prognostic markers for African-American patients with triple negative breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:861.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. JANG MK, Han J, Kim SH, Ko YH, et al
    Comparison of fatigue and fatigability correlates in Korean breast cancer survivors and differences in associations with anxiety, depression, sleep disturbance, and endocrine symptoms: a randomized controlled trial.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:855.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. LEI YY, Ho SC, Kwok C, Cheng A, et al
    Weight and waist-to-hip ratio change pattern during the first five years of survival: data from a longitudinal observational Chinese breast cancer cohort.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:839.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. LU H, Zha S, Zhang W, Wang Q, et al
    A systematic review and meta-analysis of nab-paclitaxel mono-chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:830.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. VIALA M, Firmin N, Touraine C, Pouderoux S, et al
    Changes in vitamin D and calcium metabolism markers in patients undergoing adjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:815.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. LI S, Wu J, Huang O, He J, et al
    Clinical characteristics and disease outcomes in ER+ breast cancer: a comparison between HER2+ patients treated with trastuzumab and HER2- patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:807.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. SONG D, Hu Y, Diao B, Miao R, et al
    Effects of Tamoxifen vs. Toremifene on fatty liver development and lipid profiles in breast Cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:798.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. NAKAYAMA T, Yoshinami T, Yasojima H, Kittaka N, et al
    Real-world effectiveness of post-trastuzumab emtansine treatment in patients with HER2-positive, unresectable and/or metastatic breast cancer: a retrospective observational study (KBCSG-TR 1917).
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:795.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    June 2021
  10. JIAO X, Wang B, Feng C, Song S, et al
    Formin-like protein 2 promotes cell proliferation by a p27-related mechanism in human breast cancer cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:760.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. ZHAO Q, Hughes R, Neupane B, Mickle K, et al
    Network meta-analysis of eribulin versus other chemotherapies used as second- or later-line treatment in locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:758.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. GAO J, Wang S, Zhang Z, Li J, et al
    Long non-coding RNA BRE-AS1 inhibits the proliferation, migration, and invasion of cancer cells in triple-negative breast cancer and predicts patients' survival by downregulating miR-21.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:745.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. HE C, Zhu WX, Tang Y, Bai Y, et al
    Knowledge of a cancer diagnosis is a protective factor for the survival of patients with breast cancer: a retrospective cohort study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:739.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. WANG K, Jin X, Wang W, Yu X, et al
    The role of postmastectomy radiation in patients with ypN0 breast cancer after neoadjuvant chemotherapy: a meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:728.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. HALLER H, Voiss P, Cramer H, Paul A, et al
    The INTREST registry: protocol of a multicenter prospective cohort study of predictors of women's response to integrative breast cancer treatment.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:724.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. GUO L, Xie G, Wang R, Yang L, et al
    Local treatment for triple-negative breast cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy: breast-conserving surgery or total mastectomy?
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:717.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. DONG J, Sun Q, Pan Y, Lu N, et al
    Pretreatment systemic inflammation response index is predictive of pathological complete response in patients with breast cancer receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:700.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. SUN M, Tang C, Liu J, Jiang W, et al
    Comprehensive analysis of suppressor of cytokine signaling proteins in human breast Cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:696.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. BREIDENBACH C, Wesselmann S, Sibert NT, Ortmann O, et al
    Use of social service counseling by cancer patients: an analysis of quality assurance data of 6339 breast cancer patients from 13 certified centers in Germany treated between 2015 and 2017.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:671.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. BORRERO-GARCIA LD, Del Mar Maldonado M, Medina-Velazquez J, Troche-Torres AL, et al
    Rac inhibition as a novel therapeutic strategy for EGFR/HER2 targeted therapy resistant breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:652.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    May 2021
  21. WOO J, Oh SJ, Song JY, Chae BJ, et al
    Response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy based on pathologic complete response in very young patients with ER-positive breast cancer: a large, multicenter, observational study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:647.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. HUANG S, Hu P, Lakowski TM
    Predicting breast cancer drug response using a multiple-layer cell line drug response network model.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:648.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. WANG D, Wei G, Ma J, Cheng S, et al
    Identification of the prognostic value of ferroptosis-related gene signature in breast cancer patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:645.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. FOSTER M, Niedzwiedz CL
    Associations between multimorbidity and depression among breast cancer survivors within the UK Biobank cohort: a cross-sectional study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:650.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. LIU Y, Teng L, Fu S, Wang G, et al
    Highly heterogeneous-related genes of triple-negative breast cancer: potential diagnostic and prognostic biomarkers.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:644.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. MCWILLIAMS L, Woof VG, Donnelly LS, Howell A, et al
    Extending screening intervals for women at low risk of breast cancer: do they find it acceptable?
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:637.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. CHOI SH, Yoon HS, Yoo SA, Yun SH, et al
    Co-relation with novel phosphorylation sites of IkappaBalpha and necroptosis in breast cancer cells.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:596.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. ANWAR SL, Cahyono R, Prabowo D, Avanti WS, et al
    Metabolic comorbidities and the association with risks of recurrent metastatic disease in breast cancer survivors.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:590.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. HAN P, Zhu J, Feng G, Wang Z, et al
    Characterization of alternative splicing events and prognostic signatures in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:587.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. ZOGRAFOS E, Korakiti AM, Andrikopoulou A, Rellias I, et al
    Germline mutations in a clinic-based series of pregnancy associated breast cancer patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:572.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. ZHANG Y, Asad S, Weber Z, Tallman D, et al
    Genomic features of rapid versus late relapse in triple negative breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:568.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. CHAN CWH, Law BMH, Ng MSN, Wong CCY, et al
    Association of single nucleotide polymorphisms of cytochrome P450 enzymes with experience of vasomotor, vaginal and musculoskeletal symptoms among breast cancer patients: a systematic review.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:570.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. ZHANG M, Wang B, Liu N, Wang H, et al
    Nomogram for predicting preoperative regional lymph nodes metastasis in patients with metaplastic breast cancer: a SEER population-based study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:565.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. NITTALA MR, Mundra EK, Packianathan S, Mehta D, et al
    The Will Rogers phenomenon, breast cancer and race.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:554.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. MILLS MN, Naz A, Thawani C, Walker C, et al
    Capecitabine and stereotactic radiation in the management of breast cancer brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:552.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. WANG Y, Wang Y, Chen R, Tang Z, et al
    Plasma fibrinogen acts as a predictive factor for pathological complete response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in breast cancer: a retrospective study of 1004 Chinese breast cancer patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:542.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. SOOD R, Masalu N, Connolly RM, Chao CA, et al
    Invasive breast Cancer treatment in Tanzania: landscape assessment to prepare for implementation of standardized treatment guidelines.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:527.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. WANG B, Wang H, Zhao A, Zhang M, et al
    Poor prognosis of male triple-positive breast Cancer patients: a propensity score matched SEER analysis and molecular portraits.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:523.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. WANG C, Hu K, Deng L, He W, et al
    Increased risk of breast cancer-specific mortality among cancer survivors who developed breast cancer as a second malignancy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:491.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. WOODS LM, Rachet B, Morris M, Bhaskaran K, et al
    Are socio-economic inequalities in breast cancer survival explained by peri-diagnostic factors?
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:485.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. EOM KY, van Londen GJ, Li J, Dahman B, et al
    Changes in initiation of adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer after state health reform.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:487.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    April 2021
  42. YUAN Y, Xiao WW, Xie WH, Li RZ, et al
    Prognostic value of ubiquitin E2 UBE2W and its correlation with tumor-infiltrating immune cells in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:479.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. YAMAMURA J, Kamigaki S, Fujita J, Osato H, et al
    New insights into patterns of first metastatic sites influencing survival of patients with hormone receptor-positive, HER2-negative breast cancer: a multicenter study of 271 patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:476.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. MAJED SO, Mustafa SA
    MACE-Seq-based coding RNA and TrueQuant-based small RNA profile in breast cancer: tumor-suppressive miRNA-1275 identified as a novel marker.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:473.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. YU Y, Wang Z, Wei Z, Yu B, et al
    Development and validation of nomograms for predicting axillary non-SLN metastases in breast cancer patients with 1-2 positive sentinel lymph node macro-metastases: a retrospective analysis of two independent cohorts.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:466.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. LIU H, Shi W, Jin Z, Zhuo R, et al
    Global, regional, and national mortality trends of female breast cancer by risk factor, 1990-2017.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:459.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. NAJAFI S, Ansari M, Kaveh V, Haghighat S, et al
    Comparing the efficacy and side-effects of PDLASTA(R) (Pegfilgrastim) with PDGRASTIM(R) (Filgrastim) in breast cancer patients: a non-inferiority randomized clinical trial.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:454.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. HOUSE BJ, Kwon MJ, Schaefer JM, Barth CW, et al
    Clinically relevant dual probe difference specimen imaging (DDSI) protocol for freshly resected breast cancer specimen staining.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:440.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. JANEVA S, Parris TZ, Nasic S, De Lara S, et al
    Comparison of breast cancer surrogate subtyping using a closed-system RT-qPCR breast cancer assay and immunohistochemistry on 100 core needle biopsies with matching surgical specimens.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:439.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. YAMAGUCHI J, Moriuchi H, Ueda T, Kawashita Y, et al
    Active behavior of triple-negative breast cancer with adipose tissue invasion: a single center and retrospective review.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:434.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. TAN Z, Zou Y, Zhu M, Luo Z, et al
    Carnitine palmitoyl transferase 1A is a novel diagnostic and predictive biomarker for breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:409.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. LV R, Yang G, Huang Y, Wang Y, et al
    Dosimetric effects of supine immobilization devices on the skin in intensity-modulated radiation therapy for breast cancer: a retrospective study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:384.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. LIANG G, Ma W, Zhao Y, Liu E, et al
    Risk factors for pegylated liposomal doxorubicin-induced moderate to severe hand-foot syndrome in breast cancer patients: assessment of baseline clinical parameters.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:362.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. LIU Z, Liu J, Liu R, Xue M, et al
    Downregulated ZNF132 predicts unfavorable outcomes in breast Cancer via Hypermethylation modification.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:367.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. REECE JC, Neal EFG, Nguyen P, McIntosh JG, et al
    Delayed or failure to follow-up abnormal breast cancer screening mammograms in primary care: a systematic review.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:373.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. AREFAN D, Hausler RM, Sumkin JH, Sun M, et al
    Predicting cell invasion in breast tumor microenvironment from radiological imaging phenotypes.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:370.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. CABIOGLU N, Onder S, Oner G, Karatay H, et al
    TIM3 expression on TILs is associated with poor response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy in patients with locally advanced triple-negative breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:357.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    March 2021
  58. COLOMBIE M, Jezequel P, Rubeaux M, Frenel JS, et al
    The EPICURE study: a pilot prospective cohort study of heterogeneous and massive data integration in metastatic breast cancer patients.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:333.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. CHEN S, Han Y, Ouyang Q, Lu J, et al
    Randomized and dose-escalation trials of recombinant human serum albumin /granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in patients with breast cancer receiving anthracycline-containing chemotherapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:341.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. CHU CN, Hu KC, Wu RS, Bau DT, et al
    Radiation-irritated skin and hyperpigmentation may impact the quality of life of breast cancer patients after whole breast radiotherapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:330.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. CHEN L, Dong Y, Pan Y, Zhang Y, et al
    Identification and development of an independent immune-related genes prognostic model for breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:329.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. FALCICCHIO C, Di Lallo D, Fabi A, Bonucci A, et al
    Use of rehabilitation pathways in women with breast cancer in the first 12 months of the disease: a retrospective study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:311.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. ALOMRAN R, White M, Bruce M, Bressel M, et al
    Stereotactic radiotherapy for oligoprogressive ER-positive breast cancer (AVATAR).
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:303.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. SANDVEI MS, Opdahl S, Valla M, Lagiou P, et al
    The association of women's birth size with risk of molecular breast cancer subtypes: a cohort study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:299.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. JAYASINGHE R, Fernando A, Jayarajah U, Seneviratne S, et al
    Post treatment quality of life among Sri Lankan women with breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:305.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. YUAN Q, Hou J, He Y, Liao Y, et al
    Minimize the extent and morbidity of axillary dissection for node-positive breast cancer patients: implementation of axillary lymph node dissection based on breast lymphatics level.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:293.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. KURODA H, Jamiyan T, Yamaguchi R, Kakumoto A, et al
    Tumor-infiltrating B cells and T cells correlate with postoperative prognosis in triple-negative carcinoma of the breast.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:286.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. LIN B, Liu C, Shi E, Jin Q, et al
    MiR-105-3p acts as an oncogene to promote the proliferation and metastasis of breast cancer cells by targeting GOLIM4.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:275.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. ZEPPELLINI A, Galimberti S, Leone BE, Pacifico C, et al
    Comparison of tumor microenvironment in primary and paired metastatic ER+/HER2- breast cancers: results of a pilot study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:260.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. SATO A, Matsubayashi K, Morishima T, Nakata K, et al
    Increasing trends in the prevalence of prior cancer in newly diagnosed lung, stomach, colorectal, breast, cervical, and corpus uterine cancer patients: a population-based study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:264.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. LI C, Tao C, Bai T, Li Z, et al
    Beam complexity and monitor unit efficiency comparison in two different volumetric modulated arc therapy delivery systems using automated planning.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:261.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. JI L, Cheng L, Zhu X, Gao Y, et al
    Risk and prognostic factors of breast cancer with liver metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:238.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. YOSHIKAWA K, Ishida M, Yanai H, Tsuta K, et al
    Prognostic significance of PD-L1-positive cancer-associated fibroblasts in patients with triple-negative breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:239.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. HERRMANN C, Morant R, Walser E, Mousavi M, et al
    Screening is associated with lower mastectomy rates in eastern Switzerland beyond stage effects.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:229.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. WIND A, Hartman ED, Van Eekeren RRJP, Wijn RPWF, et al
    Validating a generic cancer consumer quality index in eight European countries, patient reported experiences and the influence of cultural differences.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:231.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. LIU X, Zheng D, Wu Y, Luo C, et al
    Treatment patterns and outcomes in older women with early breast cancer: a population-based cohort study in China.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:226.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. HUANG Z, Zhou X, Tong Y, Zhu L, et al
    Surgery for primary tumor benefits survival for breast cancer patients with bone metastases: a large cohort retrospective study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:222.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. MILLS MN, Walker C, Thawani C, Naz A, et al
    Trastuzumab Emtansine (T-DM1) and stereotactic radiation in the management of HER2+ breast cancer brain metastases.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:223.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. TOPNO R, Singh I, Kumar M, Agarwal P, et al
    Integrated bioinformatic analysis identifies UBE2Q1 as a potential prognostic marker for high grade serous ovarian cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:220.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. WONG SK, Hamm J, Shokoohi A, McGahan CE, et al
    Real world duration of curative intent breast, colorectal, non-small cell lung, and prostate cancer treatment.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:215.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. ZHANG SL, Song J, Wang YR, Guo YJ, et al
    Short-term outcomes and safety of radiotherapy for immediate breast reconstruction with autologous flap transfer following breast-conserving surgery.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:214.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. OLOW AK, Veer LV', Wolf DM
    Toward developing a metastatic breast cancer treatment strategy that incorporates history of response to previous treatments.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:212.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    February 2021
  83. ZHAO F, Hao Z, Zhong Y, Xu Y, et al
    Discovery of breast cancer risk genes and establishment of a prediction model based on estrogen metabolism regulation.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:194.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. YU L, Shi Q, Jin Y, Liu Z, et al
    Blockage of AMPK-ULK1 pathway mediated autophagy promotes cell apoptosis to increase doxorubicin sensitivity in breast cancer (BC) cells: an in vitro study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:195.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. HUANG CC, Tsai YF, Liu CY, Chao TC, et al
    Comprehensive molecular profiling of Taiwanese breast cancers revealed potential therapeutic targets: prevalence of actionable mutations among 380 targeted sequencing analyses.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:199.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. MATSON DR, Denu RA, Zasadil LM, Burkard ME, et al
    High nuclear TPX2 expression correlates with TP53 mutation and poor clinical behavior in a large breast cancer cohort, but is not an independent predictor of chromosomal instability.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:186.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. TSUJI K, Matsuoka YJ, Ochi E
    High-intensity interval training in breast cancer survivors: a systematic review.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:184.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. BERGER K, Rhost S, Rafnsdottir S, Hughes E, et al
    Tumor co-expression of progranulin and sortilin as a prognostic biomarker in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:185.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. JIANG H, Li H
    Prognostic values of tumoral MMP2 and MMP9 overexpression in breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:149.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. TAN W, Liu M, Wang L, Guo Y, et al
    Novel immune-related genes in the tumor microenvironment with prognostic value in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:126.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. LIU M, Liu S, Yang L, Wang S, et al
    Comparison between nab-paclitaxel and solvent-based taxanes as neoadjuvant therapy in breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:118.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. THUREAU S, Marchesi V, Vieillard MH, Perrier L, et al
    Efficacy of extracranial stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) added to standard treatment in patients with solid tumors (breast, prostate and non-small cell lung cancer) with up to 3 bone-only metastases: study protocol for a randomised phase II
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:117.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. YANG Q, Zhong X, Zhang W, Luo T, et al
    Cost-effectiveness of different surgical treatment approaches for early breast cancer: a retrospective matched cohort study from China.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:107.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. KAWAMOTO T, Shikama N, Kurokawa C, Hara N, et al
    A prospective feasibility study of a 1-mm bolus for postmastectomy radiotherapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:109.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    January 2021
  95. BEACHLER DC, de Luise C, Jamal-Allial A, Yin R, et al
    Real-world safety of palbociclib in breast cancer patients in the United States: a new user cohort study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:97.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. WHITEHEAD I, Irwin GW, Bannon F, Coles CE, et al
    The NeST (Neoadjuvant systemic therapy in breast cancer) study: National Practice Questionnaire of United Kingdom multi-disciplinary decision making.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:90.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. JUNG SM, Jeon BJ, Woo J, Ryu JM, et al
    Does chemotherapy or radiotherapy affect the postoperative complication in breast cancer patients who underwent immediate breast reconstruction with tissue expander?
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:88.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  98. HUO X, Li J, Zhao F, Ren D, et al
    The role of capecitabine-based neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy in early-stage triple-negative breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:78.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  99. EVANGELISTA AF, Oliveira RJ, O Silva VA, D C Vieira RA, et al
    Integrated analysis of mRNA and miRNA profiles revealed the role of miR-193 and miR-210 as potential regulatory biomarkers in different molecular subtypes of breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:76.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  100. BASET Z, Abdul-Ghafar J, Parpio YN, Haidary AM, et al
    Risk factors of breast cancer among patients in a tertiary care hospitals in Afghanistan: a case control study.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:71.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  101. GENG SK, Fu SM, Ma SH, Fu YP, et al
    Tumor infiltrating neutrophil might play a major role in predicting the clinical outcome of breast cancer patients treated with neoadjuvant chemotherapy.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:68.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  102. OO KK, Kamolhan T, Soni A, Thongchot S, et al
    Development of an engineered peptide antagonist against periostin to overcome doxorubicin resistance in breast cancer.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:65.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  103. FIROUZABADI D, Dehghanian A, Rezvani A, Mahmoudi L, et al
    Addition of carboplatin-gemcitabine as second-line neoadjuvant chemotherapy in non-responsive locally advanced breast cancer patients to standard neoadjuvant chemotherapy and evaluation of factors affecting response: a randomized controlled trial.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:47.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  104. NAKATSUKASA K, Niikura N, Kashiwabara K, Amemiya T, et al
    Secondary endpoints analysis in patients with estrogen receptor-positive metastatic breast cancer treated with everolimus and exemestane enrolled in Oral Care-BC.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:34.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  105. MOSLEMI M, Moradi Y, Dehghanbanadaki H, Afkhami H, et al
    The association between ATM variants and risk of breast cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
    BMC Cancer. 2021;21:27.
    PubMed     Abstract available


    December 2020
  106. GOTO W, Kashiwagi S, Asano Y, Takada K, et al
    Inhibitory effects of iron depletion plus eribulin on the breast cancer microenvironment.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:1215.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  107. DESA DE, Strawderman RL, Wu W, Hill RL, et al
    Intratumoral heterogeneity of second-harmonic generation scattering from tumor collagen and its effects on metastatic risk prediction.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:1217.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  108. KIM JY, Jung EJ, Kim JM, Lee HS, et al
    Dynamic changes of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio predicts breast cancer prognosis.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:1206.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  109. BAO H, Wang L, Brown M, Zhang M, et al
    A nationally quasi-experimental study to assess the impact of partial organized breast and cervical cancer screening programme on participation and inequalities.
    BMC Cancer. 2020;20:1191.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  110. KROZ M, Reif M, Glinz A, Berger B, et al
    Correction to: Impact of a combined multimodal-aerobic and multimodal intervention compared to standard aerobic treatment in breast cancer survivors with chronic cancer-related fatigue - results of a three-armed pragmatic trial in a comprehensive coho
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