Attitudes of female staff and students from two United Kingdom Medical Schools towards donating normal healthy breast tissue and blood samples for biomedical research

Harriet Wilson, Valerie Speirs

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By 2030, more than 1.2 million women could be living with, or after a breast cancer diagnosis, and around 185,000 lives could be lost to the disease. To investigate and fully understand the biological changes involved in breast cancer initiation, requires studying normal human breast tissue.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)651-652
Number of pages2
JournalBreast Cancer Research and Treatment
Issue number2
Early online date18 Aug 2017
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2017



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