Mammary gland

Mini breast grown for breast cancer's understanding, treatment

Researchers have grown a mini breast using patients' discarded tissues, a breakthrough that will help provide insights into the behaviour of breast cancer and develop treatments for the deadly disease.

Jun 13, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

Mini-breast grown in lab for cancer research

Researchers have developed a method whereby cultured human breast epithelial cells rebuild the three-dimensional tissue architecture of the mammary gland.

Jun 13, 2015, 11:19 AM IST

Long-living breast stem cells may cause cancer

Breast stem cells and their "daughters" can live for a long time and harbour genetic defects or damage that could lead to breast cancer later, reveals a new research.

Jan 27, 2014, 21:27 PM IST

Insulin helps new mums with breastfeeding problems lactate

A new study has looked into insulin`s role in lactation success among mothers have difficulty in making enough milk to breastfeed their babies.

Jul 06, 2013, 15:41 PM IST