Cancer progression can be spurred by TGF-beta pathway signaling, and Michigan Medicine researchers have found a way to stop the signal from turning green.
Worry about recurrence and radiation more often lead women to weigh double mastectomy.
Michigan Medicine experts discuss whether active surveillance — close monitoring without immediate treatment — could reduce overtreatment for some thyroid, prostate and breast cancer patients.
A new study finds half of early stage breast cancer patients relied on three or more people to help them process treatment options.
In New York state, mandated physician-patient communication helped some cancer patients get a beneficial procedure. But more work is needed to narrow treatment gaps.
A new study shows language barriers and cultural differences disadvantage some patients, but it records no significant inequities in how doctors provide information.