Angiotensin-converting enzyme and enkephalinase in human breast cyst fluid.

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Frame, K. L. ; Patton, K. ; Reed, M. J. ; Ghilchik, M. W. ; Parish, D. C. (1996)
  • Publisher: Nature Publishing Group
  • Journal: British Journal of Cancer, volume 74, issue 5, pages 807-813 (issn: 0007-0920, eissn: 1532-1827)
  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC2074695
  • Subject: Research Article

Palpable breast cysts with an apocrine epithelial lining (type 1) are reported to be associated with a higher risk of developing breast cancer. The composition of breast cyst fluid (BCF) might include those factors involved in this increased risk. In this study peptidas... View more
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