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Articles selected in February 2004

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  1. Wang LH, Yang XY, Zhang X, Mihalic K, Fan YX, Xiao W, Howard OM, Appella E, Maynard AT, Farrar WL: Suppression of breast cancer by chemical modulation of vulnerable zinc fingers in estrogen receptor. Nat Med. 2004, 10: 40-47.

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  4. Strom A, Hartman J, Foster JS, Kietz S, Wimalasena J, Gustafsson JA: Estrogen receptor beta inhibits 17beta-estradiol-stimulated proliferation of the breast cancer cell line T47D. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2004, 101: 1566-1571.

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Speirs, V. Articles selected in February 2004 . Breast Cancer Res 6, E12 (2004).

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