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Sep 27, 2012 • Clayton County Striders
Making Strides against Breast Cancer of Atlanta, GA 7:30am Meet at Morrow 7:45am Pass out shirts 8:00am Depart from Morrow 8:30am Arrive @ Centennial Olympic Park 8:45am Congregate at the fountain 9:00am Start Walk More

What the ribbon colors mean

Aug 6, 2012 • Clayton County Striders
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UTSA engineers receive $1.08 million NIH grant to advance breast cancer ...

Dec 16, 2014 • EurekAlert (press release)
"We are going to conduct some truly groundbreaking research over the next few years." Huang says the research will hopefully shed new light on the role of mRNA methylation in regulating the dynamics between normal and diseased states in breast cancer, ... More

Myriad Loses Appeals Court Bid to Block Breast Cancer Tests

Dec 17, 2014 • Bloomberg
The Ambry case is University of Utah Research Foundation v. Ambry Genetics, 13cv640, and the combined case is In Re: BRCA1 and BRCA2-based Hereditary Cancer Test Patent Litigation, 14md2510, both U.S. District Court for the District of Utah (Salt Lake ... More

Pittsburgh researchers discover mutation that spreads breast cancer

Dec 10, 2014 • Pittsburgh Post Gazette
The team of researchers from the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute and the Magee-Womens Research Institute used tumor tissue samples collected over the last two decades to track the spread of breast cancer. More

Breast Cancer Expert Flynn To Lead Research At FAU

Dec 17, 2014 •
BOCA RATON, FL ( (Media Advisory) — A renowned breast cancer researcher with more than 20 years experience will lead Florida Atlantic University into a new era of innovation as its vice president for research. Daniel C. Flynn, who ... More

Study shows how breast cancer cells break free to spread in the body

Dec 17, 2014 • Medical Xpress
In the new study, the researchers show how overexpression of the gene SNAIL in vitro allows breast cancer cells to operate independently of the mechanics of the environment inside the body. Growing evidence suggests that cancer cells metastasize by ... More

TSU researchers hope vaccine can cure breast cancer

Dec 16, 2014 • WSMV Nashville
Tennessee State University revealed cutting edge research on breast cancer at its campus on Tuesday. "Really getting national attention right now is Dr. Tiriveedhi's research dealing with a prevention and a cure for a vaccine for the breast cancer ... More

Salon Lucere donates to breast cancer research

Dec 16, 2014 • The Chronicle
CHESTER — This October, Salon Lucere marked all Bumble and bumble shampoos and conditioners, as well as other retail items, with pink ribbons. A portion of the profit of their sales was donated to the Susan Komen Breast Cancer Research fund. More

Breast cancer prevention drug gives lasting protection, study finds

Dec 11, 2014 • Los Angeles Times
Taking the cancer drug tamoxifen for five years drives down the incidence of breast cancer in women at high risk for the disease by close to 30%, researchers have found. And the medication's protective effects against breast cancer appear to last ... More

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