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November 6, 2018

UNC Lineberger researchers publish findings in NPJ Breast Cancer

UNC Lineberger’s Zhiyuan Hu, PhD, was co-corresponding author of a study published in NPJ Breast Cancer along with UNC Lineberger co-authors Lisa Carey, MD, physician-in-chief of the N.C. Cancer Hospital and the Richardson and Marilyn Jacobs Preyer Distinguished Professor in Breast Cancer Research, and Yan Li, PhD. The study found that elevated expression of 17 immunity-related genes is associated with better outcomes among women with aggressive forms of estrogen receptor–negative breast cancer.