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UCSF to Study Benefits of Personal Approach to Breast Cancer Screening (UCSF.edu 3/15)

A research team at UC San Francisco has won a five-year award of $14.1 million from PCORI to investigate whether a personalized approach to breast cancer screening is as safe and effective as annual mammograms.
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Thanks to all who attended the BOP Annual Retreat 
2/6-7 at the JCCSF 

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When Cancer is Not Cancer (The California Sunday Magazine feature 12/14)

L.Esserman"I walk past the unadorned doors at the Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center at the University of California, San Francisco, along a corridor decorated in shades of mauve so soothing that they barely register as colors. All is generic, aggressively nondescript, until, that is, I reach the office of Laura Esserman, the center’s director. "

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NEWS: TARGIT-US Registry Trial

Trial Announcement [pdf]
The BCC is excited to announce the start of the TARGIT-US Registry Trial, a national registry trial that evaluates the use of targeted intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT).

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