Journal article

Using mammographic density to predict breast cancer risk: dense area or percentage dense area

Jennifer Stone, Jane Ding, Ruth ML Warren, Stephen W Duffy, John L Hopper

Breast Cancer Research | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2010


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was supported by an EC grant for e-Science for the MammoGrid project (RMLW); National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC; grant number 454671; JLH, JS); Overseas Research Scholarship (JD); and Cambridge Commonwealth Trust Scholarship (JD). JLH is an Australia Fellow of the NHMRC and a Victorian Breast Cancer Consortium (VBCRC) Group Leader. Funding bodies played no role in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript; and in the decision to submit the manuscript for publication. We thank Professor Michael Brady and Dr Chris Tromans of the University of Oxford, the staff of the breast screening services of Cambridge and Huntingdon and Norfolk and Norwich and the Cambridge Mammography research team: Iqbal Warsi and Masako Kataoka.