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Breast Cancer survivors and BCI coordinators visit our research labs

On June 11, a group of breast cancer survivors and our Breast Cancer Ireland Ambassadors and Outreach Coordinators toured the BCI breast cancer research labs at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. During the tour, Dr Leonie Young and her team of researchers explained to the group the latest developments that are being made […]

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New drugs to target resistant cancer

Breast Cancer Ireland is hugely supportive of research from The Institute of Cancer Research into a new treatment that has the potential to turn breast cancer into a manageable, long-term disease. For more information, please click the link below:  

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Emma Hannigan’s The Gift of Friends

Our dearly departed friend and long-time supporter of Breast Cancer Ireland, Emma Hannigan, released her final book, The Gift of Friends, which quickly went to number one just three days after it hit the bookshop shelves of Ireland. With such a massive reaction and support for Emma, the book is now available in paperback format, […]

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BREAST CANCER IRELAND WOULD LIKE TO THANK ALL WHO SUPPORTED OUR SPRING RAFFLE. THE WINNERS ARE AS FOLLOWS: 1st Prize – Denis Casey, Co Dublin. 2nd Prize – Sinead Noonan, Co Clare. 3rd Prize – H Donoghue, Co Galway. Seller’s Prize – Breda Rooney, Co Meath.

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Simple blood test detects 89% of breast cancer relapses

The results of this study from the University of Leicester and Imperial College London are very encouraging: that earlier detection of a breast cancer survivor’s risk of the disease returning could be possible. For further information, please click the link below:

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