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Let's make a baby together


#Babyloading : a campaign that invites you to become the mom or dad of the first (virtual) baby of social networks and create a chain of sol

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BIG’s Annual Report 2016 now available


We are pleased to present our latest Annual Report and are very proud of the continuous dedication and hard work of BIG’s now 59 collabora

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New Executive Board appointed


BIG against breast cancer is pleased to announce the election of its new Executive Board. It will go into effect from 1 July 2017.

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HERA trial: 11-year follow-up results published in The Lancet


Further to the main trial results that were presented and published in 2005, the final analysis of the HERA study was recently published in

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BIG time for baby: 100+ patients enrolled


The international and purely academic POSITIVE study has already recruited more than 100 patients from 113 activated hospitals and cancer ce

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Dr. M. Piccart to receive the “2017 St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Award”


Foundation SONK is honouring Professor Martine Piccart for her extraordinary clinical research contribution in the advancement of early, cur

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Dr. Giuseppe Curigliano to receive the first ESO Umberto Veronesi Memorial Award


Dr. Curigliano, a member of BIG, received the “ESO Umberto Veronesi Memorial Award” during 15th St. Gallen International Breast Cancer C

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Pharmacoeconomics: can we afford new drugs for breast cancer?


The 4th issue of BIG Research in Focus highlights some challenges and questions raised by the ever-increasing cost of new breast cancer drug

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MINDACT Trial - 46% of patients could be spared from unnecessary chemotherapy


The first results of the MINDACT trial, using the MammaPrint® test, have just been presented and give hope to many women with early-stage b

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Pfizer Awards Breast International Group (BIG) $1 Million Research Grant to Support Non-Drug Related Breast Cancer Research

BIG has received a $1 million educational grant from Pfizer Inc. to support academic research in the field of breast cancer.

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Cancer Trials Ireland - Together, we're finding answers to cancer

To co-coincide with International Clinical Trials Day (20 May 2016), Cancer Trials Ireland (formerly known as the All-Ireland Cooperative On

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