Quantitative measures of estrogen receptor expression in relation to breast cancer-specific mortality risk among white women and black women.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Breast cancer research : BCR, Volume 15, Issue 5, p.R90 (2013)

Keywords:

2013, October 2013, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

The association of breast cancer patients' mortality with estrogen receptor (ER) status (ER+ versus ER-) has been well studied. However, little attention has been paid to the relationship between the quantitative measures of ER expression and mortality.