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UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center expert Catheryn M. Yashar, MD, discusses and answeres participants’ questions about treatment decision making for newly diagnosed early stage breast cancer in a live Web chat on October 23, 2014 at 6:00pm EDT. Second-line Avastin Improves Progression-Free Survival in Advanced HER2-Negative Breast Cancer
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
07040 – A Phase 2, Multi-center, Open-Label, Randomized Trial of Gemcitabine/Carboplatin, with or without BSI-201, in patients with ER, PR, and HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer
NU07B1 – A Double-Blind, Randomized Phase 2b Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Sorafenib Compared to Placebo when Administered in Combination with Paclitaxel in Patients with Locally Recurrent or Metastatic Breast Cancer
98-04 – Phase III Trial of Observation Plus or Minus Tamoxifen VS. RT Plus or Minus Tamoxifen for Good Risk Duct Carcinoma In-Situ (DCIS) of the Female Breast.