Journal article

Mammographic density and risk of breast cancer by mode of detection and tumor size: a case-control study

Kavitha Krishnan, Laura Baglietto, Carmel Apicella, Jennifer Stone, Melissa C Southey, Dallas R English, Graham G Giles, John L Hopper

Breast Cancer Research | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2016

Grants

Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

MCCS was funded by VicHealth and the Cancer Council of Victoria. This work was supported by the Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium, the National Health and Medical Research Council (251533, 209057, and 504711), and the National Breast Cancer Foundation and was further supported by infrastructure provided by the Cancer Council Victoria and the University of Melbourne. We thank the Victorian Cancer Registry, BreastScreen Victoria, the Australian Mammographic Density Research Facility, and Christopher Evans for reading the MCCS mammograms. KK is supported by the John and Allan Gilmour Research Award and the May Stewart Bursary scholarships. JLH is a Senior Principal Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council and a Redmond Barry Distinguished Professor of the University of Melbourne. MCS is a Senior Research Fellow of the National Health and Medical Research Council. LB is supported by a Marie Curie International Incoming Fellowship within the 7th European Community Framework Programme.