Breast cancer …
… is the most common cancer among women and one in eight women will eventually be diagnosed with the disease.
… prognosis has improved steadily. However, yet 1 in 10 breast cancer patients die within 5 years after primary diagnosis
… is composed of several (molecularly distinct) subtypes. These subtypes require molecular, personalized and individualized treatment concepts.
… presents with a large number of molecular targets. An increasing number of substances warrant novel scientific approaches to individualized therapy