Breast cancer in sub-Saharan Africa: How does it relate to breast cancer in African-American women? Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Breast Neoplasms
  • Population Surveillance

abstract

  • Parallels between breast cancer burdens of African-American and sub-Saharan-African women were provocative, indicating the need for further exploration of possible genetically transmitted features related to estrogen metabolism and/or breast cancer risk.

publication date

  • April 15, 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.20978

PubMed ID

  • 15768434

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1540

end page

  • 50

volume

  • 103

number

  • 8