Triple negative breast cancer: an Indian perspective

  • Murtuza Akhtar, Subhrajit Dasgupta, Murtuza Rangwala
  • Breast Cancer Targets and Therapy, August 2015, Dove Medical Press
  • DOI: 10.2147/bctt.s85442

TNBC an Indian Perspective

What is it about?

Breast Cancer is fast becoming number one cancer in Indian females.The presentation in Indian females are in early age with locally advanced tumor.Triple Negative Breast carcinoma was the variant identified which has aggressive tumor biology with poor prognosis and limited treatment options and need to find out newer modalities of management.

Why is it important?

Identifying a newer variant of Breast cancer & need to focus more on it in Indian Scenario, specially making Hormone receptors analysis mandatory to get exact proportion of this variant in Indian Females.


Professor Dr Murtaza Hamza Bhai Akhtar
NKP Salve Inst of Med Sc,Nagpur

This was a unique research we did with financial constraints without any funding hence need for funding in this area is recomended.

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