Statin Use Improves Recurrence-Free Survival in Stubborn Breast Cancer

Statin Use Improves Recurrence-Free Survival in Stubborn Breast Cancer
One man’s cholesterol-lowering drug may soon be another woman’s breast cancer treatment. A report from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center demonstrated the efficacy of a statin (specifically, simvastatin) combined with radiation therapy in treating stubborn inflammatory breast cancer (IBC). “Our study showed for the first time that simvastatin combined with radiation improved

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