New model helps researchers find treatments

By Mary Ann Porucznik

Rats may hold answer to human dilemma

In approximately 10 percent of the nearly 1.4 million new cases of cancer diagnosed each year, the cancer will metastasize to the spine, reported Camilo A. Molina, BA. Although treatments have improved, much remains to be done, in particular to extend the lives of those patients with breast cancer that has metastasized to the spine.

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