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Scientifica
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 942507, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.6064/2012/942507
Research Article

MammaPrint Feasibility in a Large Tertiary Urban Medical Center: An Initial Experience

1Division of Breast Surgery, Department of Surgery, Columbia University Comprehensive Breast Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
2Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA

Received 25 September 2012; Accepted 30 October 2012

Academic Editors: M. Chiarugi and S. Dahiya

Copyright © 2012 C. Francisco Espinel et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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