Navigation Links
New Study Demonstrates Patients With High-Risk MammaPrint Profile Benefit From Chemotherapy
Date:4/29/2010

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California, and AMSTERDAM, April 29, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, at the 11th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Breast Surgeons, Agendia, a world leader in molecular cancer diagnostics, announced that Breast Cancer Research and Treatment has published an important study demonstrating the benefit of adjuvant chemotherapy for patients with a high-risk of breast cancer recurrence according to the MammaPrint test. The ASBS meeting takes places April 28 - May 2, 2010, at the Bellagio in Las Vegas, where you can meet the Agendia team at booth # 314.

The study evaluated 541 patients who were classified as either high-risk or low-risk for breast cancer recurrence using the 70-gene MammaPrint signature. For patients classified as high-risk, the addition of chemotherapy to hormone treatment showed significant survival benefit and meaningful clinical benefit. This benefit was not significant in low-risk patients, who were at such reduced risk for recurrence and cancer-related death, that adding chemotherapy did not appear to be clinically meaningful.

"It is important to provide patients with individualized treatment regimens. These findings help further this aim and confirm MammaPrint's predictive capabilities in determining which patients are likely to benefit from chemotherapy," commented Richard Bender, MD, FACP, Chief Medical Officer of Agendia and study co-author.

The study titled, "The predictive value of the 70-gene signature for adjuvant chemotherapy in early breast cancer," can be accessed at

SOURCE Agendia B.V.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related biology technology :

1. Private Sector Investment in Agriculture Emerging as a Significant Alternative Asset Class: New HighQuest Partners Study
2. Facet Solutions Announces 2 Year Data from US Pilot Study
3. Another Top 10 Pharmaceutical Company Awards Cardiac Safety Study to iCardiac
4. Magnetic fields drive drug-loaded nanoparticles to reduce blood vessel blockages in an animal study
5. Study shows potential benefit of dark chocolate for liver disease patients
6. Study shows that size affects structure of hollow nanoparticles
7. ACCORD Lipid Study Brings new Hope to People With Type 2 Diabetes and Atherogenic Dyslipidemia Says International Academic Foundation
8. Australia Substantially Increases Research Collaboration with China, According to Thomson Reuters Study
9. New Study Shows Nu-Tek's Modified Potassium Chloride Improves Yields in Meat Processing
10. No New Findings in Atrazine Study Promoted by Discredited Researcher, According to the Hudson Institute Center for Global Food Issues
11. Study quantifies the electron transport effects of placing metal contacts onto graphene
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/30/2015)... , April 30, 2015 Oxford Finance ... debt to life sciences and healthcare services companies, today ... term loan agreement with Celula, Inc., a diagnostic testing ... diseases, enabling better patient care and improved outcomes.  Proceeds ... development and expand the commercialization of its products in ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... , April 30, 2015  Asterias Biotherapeutics, Inc. ... emerging field of regenerative medicine, today announced that it ... Thursday, May 7, 2015 after the close of the ... call and webcast on Thursday, May 7, 2015 at ... the results and recent corporate developments. For ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... SureClinical, a leader in cloud-based health ... joined SureClinical’s executive team as Chief Financial Officer. ... executive with over 25 years in leadership roles ranging ... Ms. Morris joins SureClinical from Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI), ... of MBI from its founding in 2006 until 2011, ...
(Date:4/29/2015)... GUELPH, ON , April 29, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - BIOREM Inc. (TSX-V: BRM) ... twelve-month periods ended December 31, 2014. Biorem,s complete fiscal 2014 year-end financial ... FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS: 2014 , 2013 , 2014 ... 10,683 , 19,596 Gross profit 1,326 , ... 1,191 , 1,493 , 3,377 , ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Oxford Finance Provides $10 Million Debt Financing to Celula 2Asterias Biotherapeutics to Report First Quarter Results on May 7, 2015 2Asterias Biotherapeutics to Report First Quarter Results on May 7, 2015 3Julie I. Morris Joins SureClinical as Chief Financial Officer 2Biorem Reports Results for Fourth Quarter 2014 and Year Ended December 31, 2014 2Biorem Reports Results for Fourth Quarter 2014 and Year Ended December 31, 2014 3Biorem Reports Results for Fourth Quarter 2014 and Year Ended December 31, 2014 4
... Study Finds Use of the Internet Now Dominates Quantitative Research ... ... out of five market research,studies -- 60 percent of those fielded in ... 2007 Medefield Pharmaceutical,Market Research Trends Study., The report, released today, indicates ...
... Year - Only Nasal Powder Bird ... - Patient-Friendly (No Needles); No Preservatives - Stable at Room Temperature For 3 ... ... Carrington,Laboratories, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CARN) today announced that its,wholly-owned subsidiary DelSite Biotechnologies, ...
... More Than 180,000 Patient Visits Each Year, East Coast,s ... Empower ... Control Over Medical Care, CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., Feb. ... company specializing in,portable electronic medical records management solutions, today ...
Cached Biology Technology:Technology Transforms Market Research in Pharmaceutical Industry 2Technology Transforms Market Research in Pharmaceutical Industry 3Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Starts Making Test Batches of First Bird Flu Vaccine Offering Needle-free Self-Administration 2Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Starts Making Test Batches of First Bird Flu Vaccine Offering Needle-free Self-Administration 3Carrington Subsidiary DelSite Starts Making Test Batches of First Bird Flu Vaccine Offering Needle-free Self-Administration 4Hayes Clinical Labs to Market MedeFile's Proprietary Electronic Medical Record Management Solution to Patients 2Hayes Clinical Labs to Market MedeFile's Proprietary Electronic Medical Record Management Solution to Patients 3Hayes Clinical Labs to Market MedeFile's Proprietary Electronic Medical Record Management Solution to Patients 4
(Date:3/30/2015)... 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lc9bnl/global_gesture ... Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive Sector 2014-2018" report ... Global Gesture Recognition market in Automotive Sector to grow ... Gesture recognition is the ability of a ... an individual. Gesture recognition technology can be 2D-based or ...
(Date:3/24/2015)... DUBLIN , Mar. 24, 2015 Research and ... addition of the "Global Iris Recognition Market 2015-2019" ... forecast the Global Iris Recognition market to grow at ... This report covers the present scenario and ... for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, ...
(Date:3/24/2015)... WASHINGTON , March 24, 2015   NexID ... applications with critical security-authentication needs, today announced the beginning ... fake-finger-detection (FFD) solution. The company, based in ... announcement at the three-day Connect:ID Expo, which began here ... NexID said version 2.0 of its SDK boosts ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Global Gesture Recognition Market in Automotive Sector Report 2015 - Growing Number of Partnerships 2Global Iris Recognition Market 2015-2019 with 3M Cogent, Bioenable Technologies, Cross Match Technology, Iris ID Systems & Safran Dominating 2NexID Begins Shipments Of Version 2.0 Fake-Finger-Detection Solution 2
... (Jan. 25, 2008) The American Society for Neural ... 1-3, 2008 at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort in Clearwater, ... 2008. Abstracts may be submitted electronically at www.asntr.org ... same Web site. Celebrating its 15th anniversary in 2008, the ...
... wires may hold the answer to making solar cells ... Department of Engineering Physics at McMaster University, Cleanfield Energy ... a partnership to pursue the commercialization of nanowire technology ... type of nanowire technology developed at McMaster is able ...
... Determined to revive the grossly depleted soils of ... poverty and hunger, the Alliance for a Green Revolution ... program to restore the fertility of Africas soils. ... soils where rapid nutrient loss is sapping the ability ...
Cached Biology News:ASNTR 15th anniversary meeting to be held May 1-3 in Florida 2Nanowires hold promise for more affordable solar cells 2Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa commits 180M to revive farmers' depleted soils 2Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa commits 180M to revive farmers' depleted soils 3Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa commits 180M to revive farmers' depleted soils 4
... Zyagen tissue microarrays are derived from frozen ... rigorous quality control procedures to ensure the ... manually assembled in one block, sectioned at ... coated slides. Sections are large (3-5mm in ...
... Zyagen tissue microarrays are derived from frozen ... rigorous quality control procedures to ensure the ... manually assembled in one block, sectioned at ... coated slides. Sections are large (3-5mm in ...
... Engine Opticon real-time PCR detection system uses ... excitation (450-495 nm) and a photomultiplier tube ... system is built on an DNA Engine ... gradient feature. This item includes the thermal ...
... for Optimal Microdissection , CapSure HS and ... and rapid extraction of populations of pure ... with Laser Capture Microdissection., Ensure the ... Analysis , All CapSure LCM Caps have ...
Biology Products: