Breast Cancer Surgeries

People with breast cancer surgeries are asked to participate in a research study being conducted by the Montefiore Medical Center.

You may be eligible to participate in this study if you:

• Are female and at least 18 to 80 years of age
• Have DCIS (whether or not undergoing planned SLNB) or patients with Stage I-II, primary invasive carcinoma of the breast undergoing SLNB
• Have ECOG performance status of 0 to 2

You may not participate in this study if you:

• Have contraindications for surgery
• Have simultaneous bilateral lumpectomies and bilateral partial mastectomies
• Have a history of drug-related anaphylactic reactions
• Have a prior chemotherapy, endocrine therapy, or biologic therapy for current clinically or biopsy-proven breast cancer for Period 1
• Have a history of radiation therapy to the chest
• Are pregnant, breast feeding, or planning to become pregnant within 6 months of administration of study drug

Contact Information
Alexandra Atiencia, Study Coordinator
Phone: (718) 920-4747