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Prof. Mitch Dowsett

Professor

Institute of Cancer Research

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Institute of Cancer Research

Sir Richard Doll Building 15 Cotswold Road

Sutton, Surrey SM2 5NG

United Kingdom

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Background Information

Employment History

Professor
Breakthrough Breast Cancer

Affiliations

Advisory Board Member
Immunovia AB

International Member of the Steering Committee
ASCO/CAP

Translational Research Committees
ATAC

Member of the Executive Committee
HERA Trial

Planning Committee
Aromatase Inhibitor Overview Group

Member of the Special Awards Committee
American Society of Clinical Oncology

Advisory Board Member
Wales Cancer Bank

Member of the Steering and Executive Committees of Several Prominent International Breast Cancer Trials
ATAC

Member
NanoString Technologies Inc

Chairman of the Research Committee
NTRAC Translational

Member
Steering Committee

Member of the Executive Board
Breast International Group

Education

BSc

Imperial College

PhD

Chester Beatty Cancer Research Institute at London University

PhD

Institute of Cancer Research

PhD training being

The Institute of Cancer Research

Web References (183 Total References)


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Prof. Mitch Dowsett

Head of the Academic Department of Biochemistry and Head of Breast Cancer Translational Research, Royal Marsden Hospital and Institute of Cancer Research, London, England


Pharmacy news - Daily Online Canadian Pharmacy News Articles

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The first study was led by Mitch Dowsett, of The Royal Marsden Hospital and The Institute of Cancer Research, and assessed over 30,000 early breast cancer patients who were postmenopausal. The women took an AI or tamoxifen, the standard treatment drug, for five years. The AI group saw a 15 percent drop in risk of death and 30 percent reduction in risk of cancer. Dowsett said, "Our global collaboration has revealed that the risk of postmenopausal women with the most common form of breast cancer dying of their disease is reduced by 40 percent by taking five years of an AI - a significantly greater protection than that offered by tamoxifen."


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Radius Health also announced today that it has formed an Oncology Clinical Advisory Board (OCAB) comprised initially of two renowned leaders in the field of oncology: Professor Mitch Dowsett, FMedSci, PhD, and Professor George W. Sledge Jr.

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In addition, we are honored to have the esteemed counsel of two of the leading authorities in the field of breast cancer research, Professor Dowsett and Professor Sledge, join our newly formed OCAB," said Radius Health CEO, Robert E. Ward.
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Radius is pleased to announce the formation of the OCAB with its first two members, both of whom are world renowned scientific and clinical authorities in the field of oncology: Professor Mitch Dowsett, and Professor George Sledge.
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Professor Mitch Dowsett, FMedSci, PhD, is Head of the Academic Department of Biochemistry and Head of the Centre for Molecular Pathology at the Royal Marsden Hospital in London, UK. He is also Professor of Biochemical Endocrinology at the Institute of Cancer Research, Professor of Translational Research in the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Centre, Team Leader for Breast Cancer Research for the Biomedical Research Centre for Cancer and Leader of the Endocrinology Team at the Breakthrough Breast Cancer Centre. Dr. Dowsett's main scientific interests have been related to the endocrine basis of the majority of breast cancers, and his studies to understand the mechanisms of response and resistance to estrogen deprivation in the treatment of breast cancer. His studies led to the development of aromatase inhibitors.


"But aromatase inhibitor treatment is not ...

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"But aromatase inhibitor treatment is not free of side-effects and it's important to ensure that women" who suffer them are "supported", said the study's lead author, Mitch Dowsett of The Institute of Cancer Research in London.


"But aromatase inhibitor treatment is not ...

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"But aromatase inhibitor treatment is not free of side-effects and it's important to ensure that women" who suffer them are "supported", said the study's lead author, Mitch Dowsett of The Institute of Cancer Research in London.

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