Published in Women's Health Weekly, July 13th, 2006
"Postmenopausal hormone therapy increases mammographic density, a strong breast cancer risk factor, but effects vary across women," note researchers in the Netherlands. "We investigated whether the effect of hormone therapy use is modified by polymorphisms in the estrogen receptor (ESR1) and progesterone receptor (PGR) genes in the Dutch Prospect-EPIC and the English EPIC-Norfolk cohorts."
F.J. Van Duijnhoven and colleagues of the...
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