Potential new treatment for advanced cancers

A potential treatment for therapy-resistant breast cancer patients has been uncovered by researchers at Cardiff University. The European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute, based with Cardiff University, has repurposed a…

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The Royal Marsden Hospital

We are very grateful to Breast Cancer Research Aid for your support of The Royal Marsden’s C-TRAK trial, an innovative research project that has the potential to change the lives…

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PROFESSOR MATT SMALLEY REPORT ON TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER

Our laboratory is studying a form of breast cancer called ‘Triple Negative Breast Cancer’ or TNBC. About 15 out of every 100 breast cancers (15%) are triple negative making it…

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7 Key Cancer Trends For 2018

Issues that will affect the lives of cancer patients in 2018 1. Less chemotherapy A recent report finds that among patients with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer,…

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Cancer doctors cite risks of drinking alcohol

The American Society of Clinical Oncology, which represents many of the nation’s top cancer doctors, is calling attention to the ties between alcohol and cancer. In a statement published Tuesday…

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The Institute Of Cancer Research (ICR), London

Breast Cancer Research Aid’s support of the work carried out at The Institute of Cancer Research, London, helps ensure discoveries made in our laboratories lead to new treatments for breast…

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Wear it Pink this October in Support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This month you most likely will have noticed an abundance of pink. This is because the pink ribbon is the international symbol of breast cancer awareness and support.  Since 1985,…

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We are supporting Cardiff University’s European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

We are supporting Cardiff University’s European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute with ground-breaking work they are doing on a finding new therapies for a particularly aggressive form of breast cancer.…

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Our Recent Research News

We have recently provided funding to the Institute of Cancer Research (ICR) to help support their ground-breaking breast cancer research programme. The ICR is one of the world’s most influential…

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ICR’s research into liquid biopsy tests

ICR’s research into liquid biopsy tests The ICR is at the center of ground-breaking research into liquid biopsy tests, which can predict which breast cancer patients will relapse. These new…

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Cardiff University/European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute

Cardiff University/European Cancer Stem Cell Research Institute is leading the way in using stem cell research to develop new cancer therapies. The Institute offers a state-of-the-art research environment for world-leading…

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BREAST CANCER : Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment

Breast cancer is the most common invasive cancer in women, and the second main cause of cancer death in women, after lung cancer. Advances in screening and treatment have improved…

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Cell shape ‘maps’ could point to new cancer treatments

Scientists have created a ‘map’ linking the shape of breast cancer cells to the activation of their genes, which could point towards new treatments and help improve the effectiveness of…

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One thousand cancer patients have gene testing through efficient, affordable new process 16 NOV 2016

A thousand breast and ovarian cancer patients have now benefited from a faster BRCA gene testing process that was developed in the UK and is being adopted around the globe.…

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MALE SURVIVORS: Remind us that men get breast cancer, too

Newsflash – men have breast tissue, which means they can get breast cancer just like women. Yet guys grappling with the disease get lost in Breast Cancer Awareness Month’s pink…

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