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New Blood Test Will Help Clinicians Choose the Best Chemotherapy Drug for Women with Breast Cancer

May 6th, 2019
Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC), which affects one in five women diagnosed with the disease, is ...
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2019 RESEARCH FUNDING TO STOP BREAST CANCER DEATHS

May 3rd, 2019
The National Breast Cancer Foundation (NBCF) awarded a total of $9.2 million in funding across 21 br ...
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Wearable Fitness Technology Increases Physical Activity in Cancer Survivors

May 2nd, 2019
Increasing physical activity after a breast cancer diagnosis has been shown to significantly improve ...
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Osteoporosis Drug Shows New Promise for Breast Cancer

April 16th, 2019
Estrogen receptor-positive (ER+) breast cancer affects over 65% of women with the disease. Unfortuna ...
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New Study Shows Chronic Stress May Fuel Cancer Growth

April 8th, 2019
A new study has revealed a mechanism that explains how chronic stress allows acceleration of breast ...
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New Imaging Technique Allows High Resolution Visualisation Inside Tumours

April 2nd, 2019
A new three-dimensional high-resolution imaging technique will allow researchers to obtain a closer ...
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New Study Confirms Importance of Family History to Determine Breast Cancer Risk

March 29th, 2019
Four NBCF-funded researchers are part of an international consortium that has recently completed a m ...
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Dr Anabel Sorolla-Bardaji Sets Sail for Spain

March 22nd, 2019
West Australian-based researcher Dr Anabel Sorolla-Bardaji will shortly be embarking on a three-mont ...
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New “Smart Drug” Shows Potential in Metastatic Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

March 12th, 2019
Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is an aggressive disease, often leading to breast cancer spread ...
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US to Establish Breast Density Reporting Standards for Mammograms

March 7th, 2019
Breast density is a known risk factor for breast cancer. The breast is comprised of a mixture of mil ...
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