BCRF Conversations

The podcast of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation

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It sounds like a simple question. What is obesity? But like most simple questions, the answer is not as obvious as it may seem. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls obesity "A ...
June 23, 2017
Our series is focusing on scientist, thinkers, and leaders who drive the insights and breakthroughs of breast cancer research. Today's conversation proves a simple math problem: two is better than one...
April 3, 2017
What does the beginning of breast cancer look like? What happens – at the very start – that turns normal breast tissue into the first stages of cancer? And by recognizing these early molecular cha...
January 24, 2017
The list of symptoms associated with cancers of all kinds is of course extraordinarily long. Particularly, among breast cancer survivors, these can include fatigue, hot flashes, and cognitive changes ...
December 12, 2016
Among the many challenges with breast cancer and breast cancer research is metastasis when cancer cells break away from a tumor and travel to distant parts of the body. Within this collection of cells...
December 6, 2016
Among the many important research areas of breast cancer and frankly all cancers is what's called survivorship; quality of life and the ability to live independently. Among older survivors, one area o...
November 28, 2016
it’s what’s on the inside that matters. It turns out that for cells – including cancer cells – the outside matters a whole lot, too. Specifically, the interactions between the extracellular ma...
November 14, 2016
Dr. Perou is a member of the Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of North Carolina and the Scientific Director of the UNC Bioinformatics Core. Perou's reserach has establi...
October 19, 2016
Dr. Judy Garber is Chairman of the BCRF Scientific Advisory Board
September 23, 2016
Dr. Marc Hurlbert is Chief Mission Officer of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, overseeing the foundation's global research grants program and a nearly $50 million annual research-granting budget...
September 23, 2016

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