HER2: Abbreviation for human epidermal growth factor receptor 2.
HER2 is expressed by, and involved in the growth of, some cancer cells. For example, a minority of breast cancers express HER2 protein.
Also called c-erbB-2.
HER2-positive breast cancer tends to be more aggressive than other types of breast cancer.
We are patients, caregivers, mothers, daughters, sons and husbands of breast cancer survivors who are HER2 positive. We gather here to seek information about the illness.
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