Metastatic Potential of T1 Breast Cancer Can Be Predicted by the 70-gene MammaPrint Signature

May 1, 2010

PUBLICATION: Ann Surg Oncol. 2010 May;17(5):1406-13. doi: 10.1245/s10434-009-0902-x. Epub 2010 Jan 22. AUTHORS: Mook S., Knauer M., Bueno-de-Mesquita J.M., Retel V.P., Wesseling J., Linn S.C., Van’t Veer L.J., Rutgers E.J. SUMMARY: The 10-year distant metastasis-free (DMFS) and breast cancer specific survival (BCSS) probabilities were 87% (SE 2%) and 91% (SE 2%), respectively, for the good prognosis-signature group (n…

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The 70-gene Prognosis Signature Predicts Early Metastasis in Breast Cancer Patients Between 55 and 70 Years of Age

October 13, 2009

PUBLICATION: Ann Oncol. 2010 Apr;21(4):717-22. doi: 10.1093/annonc/mdp388. Epub 2009 Oct 13. AUTHORS: Mook S., Schmidt M.K., Weigelt B., Kreike B., Eekhout I., van de Vijver M.J., Glas A.M., Floore A., Rutgers E.J., van ‘t Veer L.J. SUMMARY: The 70-gene prognosis signature predicts early metastasis in breast cancer patients between 55 and 70 years of age. Read more: 70-gene…

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The 70-gene Prognosis-Signature Predicts Disease Outcome in Breast Cancer Patients with 1-3 Positive Lymph Nodes in an Independent Validation Study

July 27, 2009

PUBLICATION: Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Jul;116(2):295-302. doi: 10.1007/s10549-008-0130-2. Epub 2008 Jul 27. AUTHORS: Mook S., Schmidt M.K., Viale G., Pruneri G., Eekhout I., Floore A., Glas A.M., Bogaerts J., Cardoso F., Piccart-Gebhart M.J., Rutgers E.T., Van’t Veer L.J.; TRANSBIG Consortium. SUMMARY: Among 1-3 LN+ patients, the 10-year distant metastasis-free (DMFS) and breast cancer specific survival (BCSS) probabilities…

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Daily Clinical Practice of Fresh Tumour Tissue Freezing and Gene Expression Profiling; Logistics Pilot Study Preceding the MINDACT Trial

May 1, 2009

PUBLICATION: Eur J Cancer. 2009 May;45(7):1201-1208. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2009.01.004. Epub 2009 Feb 14. AUTHORS: Mook S., Bonnefoi H., Pruneri G., Larsimont D., Jaskiewicz J., Sabadell M.D., MacGrogan G., Van’t Veer L.J., Cardoso F., Rutgers E.J. SUMMARY: Tumour samples were obtained in 60 of 64 patients. Among the 60 samples, 11 contained insufficient tumour cells (

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