A nonanthracycline-containing chemotherapy regimen combined with the targeted therapy trastuzumab (Herceptin) may be an option for some women with HER2-positive breast cancer, according to results from the Breast Cancer International Research Group 006 (BCIRG-006) trial. These results, the first from a large randomized breast cancer trial to test nonanthracycline chemotherapy with trastuzumab, were reported October 6 in the New England Journal of Medicine. Read more > >
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