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BY Katrina Burton

Triple-negative breast cancer cells produce inflammatory cytokines Interleukin-6 (IL-6) and Interleukin-8 (IL-8), which in turn stimulate the growth of cancer cells, according to a study published in the June issue of Cancer Research, a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research.

The study identified new targeted therapies for patients with triple-negative breast cancer focused on signaling molecules called cytokines...