Diagnostic Imaging Services has been committed – and will continue to commit – to the fight against breast cancer by offering our suite of screening and diagnostic testing, in hopes of catching any cancer at its earliest stages.

The earlier the diagnostic, the much better the long-term prognosis.

Now, we want to share some positive news: a study by the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center that offers hope with a new treatment for triple negative breast cancer patients.

Triple negative breast cancer meets its match with promising new treatment

The findings, published online the week of July 20, 2020, suggest the treatment “might offer hope to this subset of patients who have few effective treatment options and often face a poor prognosis.”

Learn more about this promising development

Click here to read the article describing the focus of treatment development and how researchers believe this could be a “powerful new weapon in the arsenal to treat these cancers.”

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