Hankinson hailed for pioneering methods of breast cancer prevention in Research Next profile

January 14, 2015

Professor of Epidemiology Susan Hankinson is one of three UMass Amherst faculty members profiled by Research Next for her pioneering research into the treatment and prevention of breast cancer. The story focuses on her work investigating the associations between hormones and breast cancer, and how identifying breast cancer predictors and understanding their underlying pathways may aid clinicians in treating women at risk. The work of veterinary and animal scientist Joseph Jerry and chemical engineer Shelly Peyton are also featured.

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