The 70-gene prognosis signature predicts early metastasis in breast cancer patients between 55 and 70 years of age.

Publication Name: Annals of Oncology

Author(s): Mook S, Schmidt MK, Weigelt B

Background: The majority of breast cancer patients are postmenopausal women who are increasingly being offered adjuvant chemotherapy. Since the beneficial effect of chemotherapy in postmenopausal patients predominantly occurs in the first 5 years after diagnosis, a prognostic marker for early … Continued