Clinical Information and Biospecimen Collection From Patients With Recurrent or Stage IV Breast Cancer
Anatomic Stage IV Breast Cancer AJCC v8 Ascites Invasive Breast Carcinoma Malignant Pleural Effusion Metastatic Breast Carcinoma Prognostic Stage IV Breast Cancer AJCC v8 Recurrent Breast Carcinoma Carcinoma Breast Neoplasms Pleural Effusion, Malignant Pleural Effusion Biospecimen Collection Medical Chart Review Ancillary-Correlative (biospecimen, clinical info collection)
Lead Scientist at UC Cancer
- Hope Rugo, M.D. (ucsf)
Dr. Hope Rugo is a medical oncologist and hematologist specializing in breast cancer research and treatment. A Clinical Professor of Medicine, Dr. Rugo joined the Breast Care Center in 1999 after a decade of experience at UCSF in malignant hematology and bone marrow transplantation for a variety of diseases, including breast cancer.