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New York, NY, September 30, 2014 – The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) is proud to announce its #BeTheEnd campaign for Breast Cancer Awareness Month and throughout the year.

BCRF’s 2014 annual Shop Pink catalog has arrived just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month! We are excited to feature an array of new products from our more than 130 valued partners.  

Earlier this month, a new study about soy made waves in the breast cancer community. With support from BCRF, grantee Dr. Moshe Shike and his coauthors, including Scientific Director Dr.

What do breaking a Guinness World Record and raising money for breast cancer research have in common?

Here at BCRF, we work closely with The Pink Agenda, a group of young professionals determined to fund research and improve the odds of those diagnosed with breast cancer.

BCRF congratulates Dr. Mary-Claire King on her Lasker-Koshland Special Achievement Award in Medical Science.

On August 16, our annual Hamptons Paddle & Party for Pink raised $1.5 million for breast cancer research, a new record for the summer fundraiser.

While breast cancers are known to run in families, they are rarely a direct result of mutated genes inherited from a parent. In fact, inherited, or hereditary, cases account for only 5 - 10 percent of all breast cancers.

For some, turning 50 is cause for a midlife crisis. For veteran sailor Jon Litt and his good friend and sailing partner Paul Dunay, the milestone became the opportunity of a lifetime.