Research and Publications and Scientific Articles on ILC

Research Publications and Scientific Articles

Publications and Articles

Find research publications and scientific articles about ILC curated by LBCA’s Scientific Advisory Board.  This list will be periodically updated and expanded.  Check back for updates.


Comprehensive Molecular Portraits of Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer

Ciriello, Giovanni, Akbani, Rehan et al Cell , Volume 163 , Issue 2 , 506 – 519

The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) ILC working group recently performed comprehensive analyses that revealed clues about the etiology of ILC.  Some of their main conclusions described major mutations present in ILC clinical samples.


ASCO Collective Wisdom: Lobular Carcinoma of the Breast

Authors: George W. Sledge, MD, FASCO, Anees Chagpar, MD, and Charles Perou, PhD

This professional reference article offers a discussion of the biological differences in ILC and how those differences affect applied treatments. The American Association of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the professional organization representing physicians of all oncology sub-specialties, has granted LBCA permission to share their publication which is published in the 2016 ASCO Educational Book. Reprinted with permission.  © 2016 American Society of Clinical Oncology.  All rights reserved.