BIG Breast International Group
We will find a cure for breast cancer through global research and collaboration.


Press releases

  • 10 December 2014: Opening of international PANACEA study of patients with HER2+ breast cancer | Download press release 
  • 1 June 2014: ALTTO Test of Dual HER2 Blockade Finds Single Agent - Trastuzumab - Remains the Gold Standard | Download press release
  • 1 June 2014: New Treatment Option for Young Women with Hormone-Sensitive Breast Cancer | Download press release
  • 7 May 2014: AURORA, the first international molecular screening programme for metastatic breast cancer, presented at IMPAKT Breast Cancer Conference | Download press release


Print & Web

  • Highlights of the EURECA Project (Enabling information re-Use by linking clinical REsearch and Care) | View video
  • The EURECA project - Building a better healthcare future through collaboration and technology (26 August 2015) | View article
  • The INTEGRATE project - Enabling data and knowledge sharing in biomedical research (27 Feb 2015) | View video
  • How can international collaboration benefit young researchers? (15 July 2014) | View video
  • A new metastatic breast cancer programme (19 June 2013) | View video
  • ASCO: Dr. Martine Piccart, in Karnofsky Lecture, Outlines Vision for the Empowering of Academic Research (10 June 2013) CancerNetwork, Home of the Journal OncologyView article
  • La princesse Mathilde plaide pour plus de recherches sur le cancer du sein (27 February 2013) | View article
  • Combattre le cancer sur tous les fronts. Le Vif Extra (17 November 2009)
  • Tailored treatments for breast cancer – TRANSBIG. In: Research for Europe. A selection of EU success stories, published by the EU Directorate-General for Research (2008)


For all media requests please contact:

Ms Oriana Spagnolo

Breast International Group (BIG)-aisbl
Communications Coordinator 
+32 2 541 35 24


The list of articles and commentaries related to BIG studies and activities above is compiled by the BIG Headquarters as a complementary information service and it does not claim to be exhaustive.

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