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Breast Cancer Tissue and Blood Collection - Clinical Trial

What is the Purpose of this Study?

We are doing this study to look at blood and tissue from women with breast cancer and study the effects of chemotherapy and surgery.

From this study, we hope to understand how cancer can move from the breast to other parts of the body.

What is the Condition Being Studied?

Breast Cancer

Who Can Participate in the Study?

Who who:
- Are newly diagnosed with Stage I-III Breast Cancer
- Are having chemotherapy and surgery

Age Group

What is Involved?

If you choose to join this study, you will have:
- Blood collected at 4 timepoints during your treatment
- Tissue collected from your surgery

Study Details

Full Title
Examining the presence of inflammation-induced damage associated molecular patterns (DAMPs) in blood and tumor tissue in women with breast cancer
Principal Investigator
Surgical Oncologist
Protocol Number
Phase N/A
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