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The use of bio-metal concentrations correlated with clinical prognostic factors to assess human breast tissues

DOI: 10.1002/xrs.2463 DOI Help

Authors: Alia Al-ebraheem (McMaster university) , Tina Geraki (Diamond Light Source) , Russell Leek (University of Oxford) , Adrian L Harris (University of Oxford) , Michael Farquharson (McMaster university)
Co-authored by industrial partner: No

Type: Conference Paper
Conference: European Conference on X-Ray Spectrometry
Peer Reviewed: No

State: Published (Approved)
Published: July 2013

Abstract: Worldwide, breast cancer is the most frequently diagnosed cancer in women and the leading cause of cancer death among women. The concentrations of bio-metals are crucial for the homeostasis of human health and are being shown to have significantly different concentrations when comparing human cancer tissue and normal tissue

Subject Areas: Biology and Bio-materials, Medicine, Chemistry

Instruments: I18-Microfocus Spectroscopy

Added On: 16/07/2013 15:35

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