In Behind the Breakthroughs, a new video series from the Breast Cancer Research Foundation, hear directly from some of the most respected minds in science about the latest in breast cancer news. Each video features insightful conversation with a BCRF-funded investigator, delving deep into topics like new research, the latest treatment options, living with breast cancer, and much more.

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Advancing Our Understanding of Invasive Lobular Breast Cancer

BCRF investigator Dr. Steffi Oesterreich and patient advocate Leigh Pate discuss how we’ve made progress against lobular breast cancer in just a few years—and what’s ahead. Watch the video


A Promising New Therapy for High-Risk Breast Cancers

Dr. Susan Domchek breaks down results from the game-changing OlympiA trial. Watch the video


Tackling Health Inequities in Cancer Care: An Interview with ASCO President Dr. Lori Pierce

The BCRF investigator speaks about her research—and the theme driving her forthcoming term. Watch the video


Harnessing Genetic Testing for Precision Prevention

BCRF investigator Dr. Ephrat Levy-Lahad discusses inherited gene mutations and how identifying high-risk individuals changes outcomes in surprising ways. Watch the video


A Promising New Treatment for Breast Cancer Patients with Brain Metastases

Dr. Nancy Lin discusses HER2CLIMB and the importance of including these often-excluded patients in breast cancer trials. Watch the video


Optimizing Treatment for the Best Possible Outcomes

BCRF investigator Dr. Lisa Carey discusses how researchers are trying to bring personalized therapies to all forms of breast cancer. Watch the video