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Research Update From Balko, Schwarz, Arteaga

Triple negative breast cancers with amplification of JAK2 at the 9p24 loci demonstrate JAK2-specific dependence.

Summary of research and findings:
Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is defined as breast cancers lacking the estrogen receptor, progesterone receptor, and the […]

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IBC Treatment Flow Chart

The MD Anderson Invasive Breast Cancer Treatment Algorithm has been updated to include inflammatory breast cancer.

Check it out here: http://bit.ly/1KAfa9b
(Press Shift + F (or F3) and type in inflammatory breast cancer to view each occurrence)

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It’s a Marathon

Stage 4 cancer. Hope lives, even as we run the marathon.  While metastatic breast cancer can and does kill quickly, for many of us this disease is a marathon. When I was first diagnosed over […]

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Marilyn – Her Story of Hope

Ten years ago I Googled breast cancer on my laptop. I had noticed my left breast had become larger than my right breast for some time, but over the last few weeks it had grown […]

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What is Inflammatory Breast Cancer?

A working definition

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC) is a rare and very aggressive disease in which cancer cells block lymph vessels in the skin of the breast.

This type of breast cancer is called “inflammatory” because the breast often looks swollen and red, or “inflamed.” Read More

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The purpose of The IBC Network Foundation is simple:

  •  To fund research regarding Inflammatory Breast Cancer.
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We attend research meetings, serve on grant committee’s, lobby, educate and run online support groups, just to list a few ways we spend our time.

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