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October 3rd, 2015

58 of Australia’s best researchers funded to improve the prevention, early detection, treatment and quality of life of breast cancer

April 30th, 2018
NATIONAL BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2018 RESEARCH FUNDING TO STOP BREAST CANCER DEATHS  Today the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) awarded a total of $11 million in funding across 20 cancer research projects in the continuous battle ...
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 Purchase ‘Pink’ this Mother’s Day and help stop deaths from breast cancer

April 12th, 2018
Top fashion and beauty brands support goal of zero deaths from breast cancer by 2030   Leading beauty and fashion brands are uniting to support the National Breast Cancer Foundation’s (NBCF) goal to work towards zero deaths from breast cancer by ...
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Bridging the gap to zero deaths from breast cancer by 2030

February 28th, 2018
20 February 2018: The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF)’s Bridge to 2030 event returns for its second year in 2018, climbing for Breast Cancer Research, and keeping our bright researchers on the road to discovery. All funds raised will suppo ...
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NBCF commissions new Australian-first research to uncover the real risk of breast cancer

October 10th, 2017
New direction underpins goal to stop deaths from breast cancer The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) has, for the first time, commissioned a major research project in collaboration with the University of South Australia to understand better t ...
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Australian researchers calling for community support this October

September 28th, 2017
The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) is calling on the community to partner with them to raise vital funds for breast cancer research by hosting a Pink Ribbon Breakfast in October. Every day in 2017, 48 Australian women will be diagnosed with ...
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World first as charities unite to award $2.5 million to top cancer researcher targeting breast and prostate cancer

September 18th, 2017
Professor Wayne Tilley was presented with a $2.5 million Breast & Prostate Cancer Linkage Grant thanks to a collaboration between the National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) and the Movember Foundation.
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Patrick Roberts launches ‘pink’ album in october for breast cancer research

September 5th, 2017
 Proceeds to be donated to the National Breast Cancer Foundation   19 July, 2017: Australian Violin Virtuoso Patrick Roberts is launching a new album called ‘Pink’ in October (Breast Cancer Awareness Month) to help raise awareness and funds ...
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Knight Frank COO Justin Jefferies Gets to Climb for Life-Changing Breast Cancer Research

April 27th, 2017
Justin Jefferies, Australian COO of global real estate company Knight Frank, will lead the company’s team as they climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge for breast cancer research.
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NBCF Researcher Dr Jennifer Stone Awarded 2017 Mavis Robertson Fellowship

April 26th, 2017
Mother’s Day Classic has awarded the 2017 Mavis Robertson Fellowship to NBCF-funded researcher Dr Jennifer Stone, from the University of Western Australia.
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Bridge to 2030: Climb the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge for breast cancer research

April 26th, 2017
The National Breast Cancer Foundation is giving Australian corporates and community members the opportunity to climb Sydney Harbour Bridge on 18 May to raise vital funds for life-changing breast cancer research.
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