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What does the ‘Warburg effect’ have to do with breast cancer?

May 3rd, 2017 We’ve all heard that cancer is a disease of the genes and decades of research has resulted in a wh ...
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NBCF focuses on metastatic breast cancer

April 19th, 2017
Do you know how long breast cancer cells can stay dormant in the body before becoming metastatic? Th ...
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Over 30 new breast cancer research projects underway thanks to NBCF funding

March 19th, 2017
Covering the areas of prevention, detection, treatment and support, the National Breast Cancer Found ...
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NBCF-funded researcher and BreastScreen Victoria to start new mammography trial

March 2nd, 2017
Professor Nehmat Houssami, a researcher funded by the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF), is l ...
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Two studies show impact of exercise on breast cancer

May 25th, 2017 Exercise is important for good health and plays an important role in preventing many diseases, but h ...
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Half a glass of wine a day could increase risk of breast cancer returning

May 9th, 2017
We know alcohol isn’t healthy for lots of reasons, and new research shows we may need to add anoth ...
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Monthly breast cancer research update – April 2017

May 1st, 2017
Breast cancer research discoveries announced in April covered a wide range of topics – all of whic ...
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Certain complementary therapies receive tick of approval

April 27th, 2017
It’s very common for breast cancer patients to use complementary therapies during and after their ...
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Real men get breast cancer – Mark’s story

May 24th, 2017 Mark always had scar tissue behind his right nipple but one day, five years ago, he was working up a ...
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Pinking Up For Breast Cancer Research

May 18th, 2017
  Louis got involved with Real Men Wear Pink after his wife Samantha was diagnosed with breast ...
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Team NBCF is one team with one goal

April 18th, 2017
Since arriving in Australia, Federico has taken on the City2Surf every year for fun and fitness. In ...
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Breast cancer research supported nation-wide during October

December 7th, 2016
This last October was Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we saw thousands of inspirational people rig ...
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Dr. Deshpande talks about chemotherapy resistance in the treatment of breast cancer

July 31st, 2016
Since her interest in science at school in India, Dr Chandrika Deshpande’s passion has grown into ...

Professor Kirill Alexandrov puts a spotlight on breast cancer research

February 4th, 2016
Professor Kirill Alexandrov, an NBCF-funded researcher at The University of Queensland, approaches b ...

Dr Adrian Wiegmans puts a spotlight on breast cancer research

February 4th, 2016
Dr Adrian Wiegmans is a NBCF-funded researcher working at QIMR Berghofer in Queensland. Dr Wiegmans ...

Tis the season to find your ‘Sewmate’ and make a Christmas memory

December 7th, 2016 Brother Australia has been a corporate partner of the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) since ...
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Sheldon & Hammond show their dedication

November 9th, 2016
A partner since 2005, homewares company Sheldon & Hammond, is celebrating more than a decade of ...
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Professionals Real Estate support research

November 9th, 2016
Strong and committed corporate partnerships have played a critical fundraising role this year contri ...
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Dometic Follow the Sun Ambassadors ‘On the Road Again’ are cruising for a cause

October 12th, 2016
The Mckay family (pictured above) - Team ‘On the Road Again’ have been cruising around Australia ...
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