Cancer Institute A national cancer institute
designated cancer center

Major Areas of Research

Etiology

Breast Cancer

Cancer Epidemiology and Cancer Prevention and Control researchers advance breast cancer prevention through investigation into genetic susceptibility factors, early life exposures and modifiable lifestyle factors such as physical activity, diet, reproductive factors and breast-feeding. Researchers are additionally interested in understanding the racial/ethnic differences across these risk factors. Etiological studies currently underway include:

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