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Help Keep Me in the Picture


Metastatic breast cancer (MBC) is breast cancer that has spread from the breast to other parts of the body – the liver, lung, brain, bones or other organs – and while there are treatment options, there is no cure.  In the US, MBC takes the lives of 41,000 women and 500 men each year.  In spite

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In Memoriam

Celebrating Ginny Knackmuhs


It is with great sadness that we share the news that Ginny Knackmuhs, one of our MBC Alliance founding members, passed away on August 15th. Ginny was surrounded by her family and went peacefully. Alliance member Katherine O’Brien of the MBC Network – Ginny’s home institution – wrote about Ginny here. Ginny was incisive, asking

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Three New Industry Members Join the Alliance


May 18, 2016: The Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance (“the Alliance”) welcomes the addition in 2016 of three new industry members—MacroGenics, Genomic Health and R-Pharm US—to its advocacy-led effort to accelerate research progress and increase awareness about the disease and patient care. Launched in 2013, the Alliance is the only breast cancer coalition in the U.S. focused

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