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Breast Cancer

Crunching the numbers of cancer metastasis

While revealing that metastatic breast cancer cells alter their shape to spread to other regions of the body, researchers develop a mathematical model that can be applied to study similar cellular systemsCredit: Beth Israel Deaconess…

Unlocking chemo-resistance in cancer

Explaining why some cancers do not respond to treatment with chemotherapy drug: 5-Fluorouracil (5-FU) La Trobe University researcher Associate Professor Hamsa Puthalakath is the first scientist to have unlocked a long-standing mystery as…