Jive+ proved once again that they could step it up with their latest Jiveathon, fifty jivers in pink T-shirts and some with pink faces kept going for 12 hours of non-stop jiving raising an astonishing £30,000! Many of the couples managed to complete the full twelve hours, without missing a step these intrepid ‘soles’ tripped …Read more
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September saw the appointment of two new Research Fellowships at Oriel College. The Against Breast Cancer Fellowships provide research support for some of the country’s leading scientists and clinicians performing breast cancer research at the University of Oxford. The announcement was made by the Provost of Oriel, Neil Mendoza at a special event held at …Read more
Statistics tell us that one in eight women will receive a breast cancer diagnosis during their lifetime and regrettably for one member of the Against Breast Cancer fundraising team in May 2018 our colleague Allie became that ‘one’. For the past 6 years Allie has given support and advice to fundraisers of all ages and …Read more
Do dormant breast cancer cells that survive chemotherapy become secondary tumours? If so, what are the vital steps in this process? These are the key questions asked by the recipient of the second of our research grants issued following our call for proposals last year. The recipient based at the University of Sheffield, Professor Ingunn …Read more
Earlier this year we completed our move into the new Centre for Cancer Immunology at University of Southampton. The building is the first of its kind in the UK and has been designed to bring together scientists, cancer doctors and clinical trials specialists to allow better collaboration and to deliver newly discovered science into patients …Read more