The latest news about the ground-breaking breast cancer research we're funding.
Thursday 1 November 2018
Breast Cancer Now and Secondary1st have come together to mark vital investment into research at King’s College...
Just 48% of British women regularly check their breasts for signs of cancer, despite rising incidence
Wednesday 31 October 2018
Less than half of women surveyed in Great Britain check their breasts regularly for...
Having a heavier first-born child or a shorter pregnancy may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new study suggests
Saturday 13 October 2018
Short first pregnancies and having a heavier first-born child may increase a mother’s risk of breast cancer, new...
Friday 28 September 2018
Following decades of survival progress, the rising incidence of breast cancer is set...
Tuesday 18 September 2018
Having high levels of anti-Müllerian hormone (AMH) – a hormone that indicates the size of a woman’s ovarian reserve...
New DNA 'shield' with crucial roles in normal cell division, the immune system and cancer discovered
Wednesday 18 July 2018
Scientists have today revealed the discovery of a brand new, previously-unknown protein complex called Shieldin,...
Thursday 21 June 2018
Having a higher body mass index (BMI) at a younger age is associated with a decreased risk of developing breast...
Thursday 10 May 2018
Scientists part-funded by Breast Cancer Now have identified a mutation that gives cancer cells resistance to the...
Carboplatin offers “long-awaited” advance on docetaxel chemotherapy for triple negative breast cancer patients who have BRCA mutations
Monday 30 April 2018
‘Platinum chemotherapy’ found to offer certain patients with incurable breast cancer 2.4 extra months before the...
Monday 2 April 2018
A major new study by The Institute of Cancer Research has found that a drug developed for lung cancers can...