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Researchers discover promising prognostic marker for aggressive breast cancer
Date:1/23/2013

gression can lead to significant advances in the treatment of cancer. We are so pleased to have a physician-scientist of his caliber at our cancer center and are excited about the impact of this important work."

Dr. Narla will work with the breast cancer team, led by Lyndsay Harris, MD, to study further KLF6-SV1's potential as a prognostic marker for patients with poor outcomes. The group also will work to develop novel therapeutics that can turn the protein off and cause the cells to become less aggressive.

"We look forward to continuing this work to further define the role of this gene variance and improve our understanding of the molecular basis for tumor progression and metastasis," says Dr. Harris, Director of the Breast Cancer Program at UH Case Medical Center and Professor, Medicine-Hematology/Oncology at the Case Western Reserve School of Medicine. "These findings provide us with an important new tool to be able to distinguish between indolent and lethal early stage disease. This will potentially enable us to develop more "personalized" treatments for patients and thereby reduce breast cancer mortality."


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Contact: Alicia Reale
alicia.reale@uhhospitals.org
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
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