Published in Women's Health Weekly, June 21st, 2007
The Duke researches compared the actions of two breast cancer drugs in experiments involving human cells and rats. The drugs in question were the older drug trastuzumab, whose trade name is Herceptin, and the newer drug lapatinib, whose trade name is Tykerb.
The results of the study appear early online in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.
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