Evidence

Use of Molecular Tools to Identify Patients With Indolent Breast Cancers With Ultralow Risk Over 2 Decades

November 2, 2017

PUBLICATION: JAMA Oncol. 2017;3(11):1503-1510. doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2017.1261. AUTHORS: Laura J. Esserman, MD, MBA; Christina Yau, PhD; Carlie K. Thompson, MD; Laura J. van ‘t Veer, PhD; Alexander D. Borowsky, MD; Katherine A. Hoadley, PhD; Nicholas P. Tobin, PhD; Bo Nordenskjöld, MD, PhD; Tommy Fornander, MD, PhD; Olle Stål, PhD; Christopher C. Benz, MD; Linda S. Lindström, PhD ABSTRACT: Importance: The…

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Tamoxifen Therapy Benefit for Patients with 70-gene Signature High and Low Risk

November 1, 2017

PUBLICATION: Breast Cancer Res Treat (2017) 166: 593. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10549-017-4428-9. AUTHORS: Laura J. van ‘t Veer, Christina Yau, Nancy Y. Yu, Christopher C. Benz, Bo Nordenskjöld, Tommy Fornander, Olle Stål, Laura J. Esserman, Linda Sofie Lindström SUMMARY: 20yr BCSS and 10yr DMFS analysis of MammaPrint High Risk vs Low Risk patients in the STO trial. Read more: van’t Veer…

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Copy Number Profiling of MammaPrint Genes Reveals Association with the Prognosis of Breast Cancer Patients

September 22, 2017

PUBLICATION: J Breast Cancer. 2017 Sep;20(3):246-253. English. Published online Sep 22, 2017. https://doi.org/10.4048/jbc.2017.20.3.246 AUTHORS: Areej Fatima, Fomaz Tariq, Muhammad Faraz Arshad Malik, Muhammad Qasim, and Farhan Haq SUMMARY: DNA copy number variations (CNVs) in realtion to MammaPrint 70-genes (cell line and TCGA data). Read more: Copy Number Profiling of MammaPrint…_Fatima et al_Journal of Breast Cancer 2017  

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Impact of 70-Gene Signature Use on Adjuvant Chemotherapy Decisions in Patients With Estrogen Receptor–Positive Early Breast Cancer: Results of a Prospective Cohort Study

August 20, 2017

PUBLICATION: Journal of Clinical Oncology 35, no. 24 (August 20, 2017) 2814-2819. DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2016.70.3959. AUTHORS: Anne Kuijer, Marieke Straver, Bianca den Dekker, Annelotte C.M. van Bommel, Sjoerd G. Elias, Carolien H. Smorenburg, Jelle Wesseling, Sabine C. Linn, Emiel J.Th. Rutgers, Sabine Siesling, and Thijs van Dalen SUMMARY: Prospective, observational Dutch study with ER-positive, early-stage breast cancer, 70-GS use…

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Characterisation of Multifocal Breast Cancer Using the 70-gene Signature in Clinical Low-Risk Patients Enrolled in the EORTC 10041/BIG 03-04 MINDACT Trial.

July 2, 2017

PUBLICATION: European Journal of Cancer. July 2017, Volume 79, Pages 98–105. AUTHORS: K.C. Aalders, A. Kuijerb, M.E. Straver, L. Slaets, S. Litiere, G. Viale, L.J. van’t Veer, A.M. Glas, M. Delorenzi, T. van Dalen, K. Tryfonidis, M.J. Piccart, F. Cardoso, E.J. Rutgers on behalf of the TRANSBIG Consortium and the MINDACT Investigators SUMMARY: 

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A Breast Cancer Gene Signature for Indolent Disease

July 1, 2017

PUBLICATION: Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2017 Oct;117(3):483-95. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-0191-2. Epub 2008 Sep 26. AUTHORS: Leonie J.M.J. Delahaye, Caroline A. Drukker, Christa Dreezen, Anke Witteveen, Bob Chan, Mireille Snel, Inès J. Beumer, Rene Bernards, M. William Audeh, Laura J. van’t Veer, Annuska M. Glas SUMMARY: An Ultralow Risk development paper. In an independent validation cohort, we show that patients…

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Pertuzumab/Trastuzumab/CT Versus Trastuzumab/CT Therapy for HER2+ Breast Cancer: Results from the Prospective Neoadjuvant Breast Registry Symphony Trial (NBRST)

April 26, 2017

PUBLICATION: Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Sep;24(9):2539-2546. doi: 10.1245/s10434-017-5863-x. AUTHORS: Peter Beitsch, MD; Pat Whitworth, MD; Paul Baron, MD; Michael C. Rotkis, MD; Angela M. Mislowsky, MD; Paul D. Richards, MD; Mary K. Murray, MD; James V. Pellicane, MD; Carrie L. Dul, MD; Charles H. Nash, MD; Lisette Stork-Sloots, MSc; Femke de Snoo, MD, PhD; Sarah Untch, BS;…

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DNA Repair Deficiency Biomarkers and the 70-Gene Ultra-High Risk Signature as Predictors of Veliparib/Carboplatin Response in the I-SPY 2 Breast Cancer Trial

March 1, 2017

PUBLICATION: NPJ Breast Cancer. 2017 Aug 25;3:31. doi: 10.1038/s41523-017-0025-7. AUTHORS: Wolf D.M., Yau C., Sanil A., Glas A., Petricoin E., Wulfkuhle J., Severson T.M., Linn S., Brown-Swigart L., Hirst G., Buxton M., DeMichele A., Hylton N., Symmans F., Yee D., Paoloni M., Esserman L., Berry D., Rugo H., Olopade O., van ‘t Veer L. ABSTRACT: Veliparib combined with…

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Chemosensitivity and Endocrine Sensitivity in Clinical Luminal Breast Cancer Patients in the Prospective Neoadjuvant Breast Registry Symphony Trial (NBRST) Predicted by Molecular Subtyping

October 21, 2016

PUBLICATION: Annals of Surgical Oncology; March 2017, Volume 24, Issue 3; pp 669–675. AUTHORS: Pat Whitworth, Peter Beitsch, Angela Mislowsky, James V. Pellicane, Charles Nash, Mary Murray, Laura A. Lee, Carrie L. Dul, Michael Rotkis, Paul Baron, Lisette Stork-Sloots, Femke A. de Snoo, Jennifer Beatty ABSTRACT: Hormone receptor-positive (HR+) tumors have heterogeneous biology and present a challenge for…

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