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Pink Tribe turned out in force for Breast Cancer Ireland’s Great Pink Run

This week has seen over 8,000 participants take part in our first ever Hybrid Great Pink Run event, encompassing two large scale live events, held in Dublin and Kilkenny. Participants, who couldn’t make the live events, also took part virtually, from all over the country as part of the annual event raising an incredible €575k […]

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Research into Triple Negative Close to Publication

Triple Negative Breast Cancers (TNBCs) are characterised by high rates of metastases, relapses and chemoresistance. It is now well recognised that breast cancers are not all the same and can be divided into a number of subtypes, which need to be treated differently. When compared to other subtypes of breast cancer, TNBCs often have the […]

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Great Pink Run 2021 raises €650,000 in funds

This year’s Great Pink Run virtual event has raised almost €650,000 in essential funding for vital breast cancer research, through an incredible global event which saw 8,359 individual #PinkTribe participants, including runners, joggers, and walkers of all ages taking part from all over the globe over the weekend of 16th & 17th October, with people […]

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As the Senior Transplant Coordinator at Dublin’s Beaumont Hospital, Laura Austin is well used to being in the room when patients are given difficult news. There’s a concerned frown from a medic about to deliver bad news, she says, that can say much more than words. So when Laura went to have a breast lump […]

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The Great Pink Run Returns for a 10th Year

The Great Pink Run with Glanbia is back for the 10th year, this October 17th and 18th 2020, with the aim of raising funds to support Breast Cancer Ireland’s pioneering research and awareness programmes. With Fitbit as silver sponsors, the event will be virtual this year, in recognition of social distancing protocols, with participants encouraged […]

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