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February 5th, 2017

Researchers identify unique breast microbiome

By Nicole Brudos Ferrara nicoleferrara

A team of Mayo Clinic researchers has identified evidence of bacteria in breast tissue and found differences between women with and without breast cancer. These research findings were published in the August 3, 2016, issue of Scientific Reports. “Our research found that breast tissue samples obtained in the operating room under sterile conditions contain bacterial […]

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Tags: breast cancer, Dr. Amy Degnim, Dr. Nick Chia, Dr. Tina Hieken, Forefront, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Microbiome


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