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Cervical Cancer

Screen and Treat is an effective strategy for secondary prevention of cervical cancer especially in resource-constrained settings – Interview with Dr. Dipanwita Banerjee

January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month. Read about cervical cancer screening and use of the HPV vaccine for prevention of disease.

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Ovarian cancer

Community out reach programs for cancer screening – Interview with Dr. Lakshmi Haridas

‘In the younger age group, the germ cell tumor histology is more prominent. In the middle age group, we  have a mix up of cancer of the ovary, endometrium and cervix”.

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Breast cancer pathology

Keeping up with the advances in molecular pathology – Interview with Dr. Diganta Hazarika

“Androgen receptor (AR) is a steroid nuclear receptor and is expressed more frequently than ER in breast cancer. Although the precise role of AR in breast carcinogenesis is not clear, the possibility of it serving as a therapeutic target, especially in TNBC, is of significant interest and many trial studies are in progress.”