Who We Are

We are an independent charity that supports innovative breast cancer research across the UK.

We aim to help beat breast cancer and save lives by supporting ground-breaking research.

Through our fundraising we support research organisations to develop and run breast cancer research programmes. These programmes enable huge steps to be taken in improving the prevention and treatment of breast cancer – the most common type of cancer in the UK.

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Research News

Research has led to great strides being made in improving the prevention and treatment of breast cancer. It is thanks to research that 78% of women survive breast cancer for 10 years or more.

Our Recent Work

The ICR is one of the world’s most influential research organisations. They are the world leaders in identifying cancer genes, discovering cancer drugs and developing precision radiotherapy.

Our Blog

Non-invasive breast cancer is found in the ducts of the breast and isn’t able to spread outside of the breast. Invasive breast cancer is able to spread to other parts of the body.


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