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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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New research amends earlier triple negative breast cancer finding

Apr 15, 2015 • Cornell Chronicle
The earlier – and now dispelled – study, published in Nature in June 2012 by researchers at the Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, found a gene fusion in a small but significant number of tumor samples from patients with triple negative breast cancer, ... More

Party to honor breast cancer survivors and raise money for research

Apr 17, 2015 • - WISC-TV3
Michelle Li and Susan Siman sponsor the Puttin' on the Pink party to support Susan G. Komen, an organization that combats breast cancer. Show Transcript Hide Transcript. -- SUSAN --. MICHELLE LI AND I ARE PROUD TO KICK OFF THIS YEAR'S. More

Ongoing research highlights disparities in breast cancer

Apr 17, 2015 • NET Website
Following a second opinion and a biopsy, it was determined Goodman-Banks had not yet hit a “stage” of cancer, and only a lumpectomy would need to be performed around the tumor in her breast. She was relieved - at least until the weekend before her ... More

Public Release: 18-Apr-2015 Study reveals a cause of poorer outcomes for ...

Apr 18, 2015 • EurekAlert (press release)
PHILADELPHIA --Poorer outcomes for African-American women with estrogen-receptor positive (ER+) breast cancer, compared with European-American patients, appears to be due, in part, to a strong survival mechanism within the cancer cells, according to ... More

New Genomic Research Amends Earlier Triple Negative Breast Cancer Finding

Apr 15, 2015 • Cornell Chronicle
Weill Cornell Medical College investigators tried to validate a previously reported molecular finding on triple negative breast cancer that many hoped would lead to targeted treatments for the aggressive disease. Instead, they discovered that the ... More

Pediatricians Warn of Abortion-Breast Cancer Link

Apr 17, 2015 • Breitbart News
Maintaining that poor research methodology is responsible for the same results reached by a multitude of studies, Grimes states that “recall bias” is the culprit in leading researchers to conclude that abortion and breast cancer are significantly ... More

Two recent papers shed light on how breast cancer cells avoid cell death

Apr 17, 2015 • ND Newswire
The research described in the first paper describes how Schafer's lab group discovered that ErbB2, an oncogene overexpressed in approximately 30 percent of breast cancer patients, can block the induction of anoikis by causing multicellular aggregation. More

$189000 more for breast cancer research at The Hormel Institute

Apr 15, 2015 • Post-Bulletin
AUSTIN — The 2015 Paint the Town Pink events in Austin earlier this year raised about $189,000 for breast cancer research at The Hormel Institute, University of Minnesota. "Paint the Town Pink" steering committee members announced the total to date ... More

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