Breast Cancer Research and Treatment

, Volume 127, Issue 2, pp 565–568 | Cite as

Further studies based on better design are needed to explore the association of NPAS2 gene polymorphisms with breast cancer

Letter to the Editor


Breast Cancer Breast Cancer Single Nucleotide Polymorphism Breast Cancer Risk Breast Cancer Susceptibility 



This work was supported by grants from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (81001283).

Conflict of interest

All the authors declare no conflict of interest.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of OncologyThe First Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical UniversityHefeiChina
  2. 2.Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Public HealthAnhui Medical UniversityHefeiChina

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