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NBCF awards $11 million to 20 new breast cancer research projects

April 30th, 2018 Targeting early detection, treatment and quality of life of breast cancer, the National Breast Cance ...
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Using cutting edge techniques to predict response to new therapies

August 24th, 2017
Amid many cutting-edge techniques that Dr Delphine Merino uses in her research, her use of gene-edit ...
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Study investigates the role of doctors in women’s decision on treatment

July 26th, 2017
Although hormone therapy is one of the key breakthroughs in breast cancer treatment, saving thousand ...
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Queensland suburbs top the country for breast cancer

June 13th, 2017
 Dr Eliza Whiteside lives in Toowoomba, Queensland, a city with higher than average breast ca ...
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NBCF awards $11 million to 20 new breast cancer research projects

April 30th, 2018 Targeting early detection, treatment and quality of life of breast cancer, the National Breast Cance ...
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Simple blood test offers major step in early detection of eight common cancers

March 4th, 2018
Researchers at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in Maryland USA recently developed a si ...
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Study confirms breast cancer can remain dormant for up to 20 years

November 13th, 2017
Researchers in the UK have found that breast cancer can recur and spread to other parts of the body ...
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New genetic test could reduce preventative mastectomies

October 12th, 2017
A genetic test that more accurately predicts the risk of developing breast cancer is being trialled ...
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$42,300 raised by superstar fundraising committee

March 23rd, 2018 The Breast Cancer Illawarra Fundraiser Committee was founded in mid-2017 by six local Illawarra ladi ...
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Margo’s incredible journey

August 18th, 2017
After being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2006 at only 32 years old, Margo and her four sisters de ...
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What Will You Tri For? Fiona Tri’s For Her Mum.

August 16th, 2017
National Breast Cancer Foundation is one of the official charity partners for Australia’s most-lov ...
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Five friends and the Great Wall of China

July 12th, 2017
“We all have two lives. The second one begins when we realise we only have one.’’ This Confuci ...
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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 ...

Adairs committed to breast cancer research

October 24th, 2017 Adairs have been a proud partner of the National Breast Cancer Foundation since 2015, having donated ...
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Pandora shows their support for breast cancer research

October 6th, 2017
As a Gold Partner in 2017, Pandora has launched a campaign in October to show their support for brea ...
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Patrick Roberts launches ‘Pink’ album in October for Research

September 29th, 2017
Australian Violin Virtuoso Patrick Roberts is launching a new album called ‘Pink’ on 29th Septem ...
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Ford Australia and NBCF – partnering for the future

August 17th, 2017
NBCF and Ford Australia are partnering to support life-changing breast cancer research to help creat ...
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