Human Trials Of Breast Cancer Vaccine May Start In Two Years

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Scientists at the Cleveland Clinic are working on a vaccine against the protein alpha-lactalbumin, which is only found in breast cancer cells and mammary cells of lactating women. If it works, it would be available for women over 40. [Guardian]

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Why wome over 40? I know women who've had breast cancerin their thirties.

I hate those abritrary age limits. Like I couldn't get the HPV vaccine because I was 25 but I'd never had sex so surely I could've still benefited?