Breast cancer cells

Only 5 to 10 per cent of women in Ireland diagnosed with breast cancer will have the genetic mutation that prompted actor Angelina Jolie to und(...)

Joanne Hunt A new smartphone app has been designed to help women better understand their breast pa(...)

DIT students  at the Spire in Dublin during a “Bra Walk” in aid of Action Breast Cancer last year. Breast cancer is the most common invasive cancer diagnosed in women in Ireland and the second most common cause of cancer death in women.  Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish  Times

Annual surveillance should be provided for women under 50 years of age who are at a higher risk of breast cancer due to a genetic predispositio(...)