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Alternative therapies help patients cope with side effects of breast cancer treatmentOct 17, 2012
BCM expert suggests yoga, massage and acupuncture for breast cancer survivors, patients to cope with side effects.
Comprehensive genomic analysis sheds new light on subtypes of breast cancerSep 24, 2012
BCM study focused on identifying subtypes of breast cancer, help in determining treatment.
Breast cancer patients needed for vaccine research studyAug 28, 2012
Patients who enroll can expect 18 study visits over three years, follow-up period of up to 10 years from the time of enrollment.
BCM researchers awarded Department of Defense breast cancer prevention grantAug 22, 2012
Grant awarded to Dr. Yi Li, associate professor in the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center and in molecular and cell biology at BCM.
Baylor College of Medicine receives additional $14 million in state cancer fundingAug 9, 2012
BCM has received more than $87 million from the CPRIT since the program began awarding grants to Texas researchers in January 2010.
Grant to further study of aggressive breast cancer with poor prognosisJun 28, 2012
Mary Kay Foundation awards Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center with $100,000 grant.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded $5 million in Komen breast cancer research grantsMay 17, 2012
Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine awarded three new research grants from the Susan G. Komen for the Cure, including a Komen Promise Grant.
Baylor College of Medicine awarded $5 million in Komen breast cancer research grantsMay 17, 2012
Grants include Komen Promise Grant that will focus on endocrine therapy resistance.
BCM receives Department of Defense awards to study new therapeutic targets in breast cancerMay 1, 2012
BCM receives two awards for partnering principle investigators that totals $781,455.
Avon Foundation grant supports breast cancer care at Ben TaubApr 23, 2012
Avon Foundation for Women presents $250,000 to the Lester and Sue Smith Breast Center at BCM.