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Larry Norton and Susan Hertog headshots

Susan Hertog, distinguished author and BCRF board member, sat down—virtually—with BCRF Founding Scientific Director Larry Norton, MD, for a deep dive into how far we’ve come and what the future holds for breast cancer research. Here is a condensed, edited excerpt from the conversation.

physician-researcher with a patient

Research is an iterative process. It builds on past successes (and failures) and is informed by the work and experience of others.

Headshot of Dorray El-Ashrey, BCRF's chief scientific officer

International Women's Day is a celebration of women’s achievements—artistic, political, social, economic, scientific, and more—around the globe. It's also a day when women everywhere rally in person and online to raise awareness about gender bias and the need for full equality. 

SABCS Dr. Perou

BCRF joins the research community in congratulating its longtime investigators on four SABCS awards. Drs. Eric Winer, Charles Perou, Max Wicha, and Fergus Couch received honors for their distinctive careers and lifelong contributions to breast cancer research.

A recent article in The Wall Street Journal, “Researchers Take Aim at Metastatic Breast Cancer,” (published Feb. 15) touched on a pervasive problem in cancer research today.