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Putting our latest research publication into perspective


In 2014, one year after the formation of the MBC Alliance, we published Changing the Landscape for People Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer. Chapter 5 of the analysis showed a lack of data about the population of metastatic breast cancer (MBC) patients living across the US. We identified key questions to be answered about MBC

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MBC Connect Empowers Metastatic Breast Cancer Community with New Mobile App to Leverage Patient Data and Drive Research


NEW YORK, October 13, 2018 –  Today, the Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance launched MBC Connect, a free mobile and web-based tool for patients with metastatic breast cancer (MBC) that will build a powerful database of patient information to help drive research, discoveries, and advances for the MBC community. MBC Connect provides access to an interactive

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Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC) Alliance Announces the Election of Shirley Mertz as the new Chair and Christine Benjamin as Vice Chair


NEW YORK, Oct. 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The MBC Alliance today announced the appointment of Shirley Mertz as the Chair and Christine Benjamin as the Vice Chair beginning November 1. The MBC Alliance is a coalition formed in 2013 by a dozen nonprofit patient advocacy and research organizations, MBC patients and pharmaceutical industry partners who joined together to transform and improve the

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African-American MBC Focus Group Participants Needed for ‘In My Own Voice’


Susan G. Komen is hosting a focus group event called ‘In My Own Voice’, for African-American women living with metastatic breast cancer on November 2-3, 2018 in Dallas,Texas.  This intimate gathering will educate attendees on the latest advances in scientific research and clinical treatment specific to metastatic breast cancer as well as engage them in

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