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26 June 2017

MINDACT poster session at ASCO annual meeting 2017

On 4 June 2017, the MINDACT study presented the chemotherapy randomisation results at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annua…Read more

14 June 2017

ALTTO and NeoALTTO studies presented updated results at the ASCO Annual Meeting in Chicago

On 4 and 5 June 2017, both the ALTTO and NeoALTTO studies presented updated results at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annu…Read more

09 June 2017

Meet the new BIG HQ staff members

Reflecting the global outreach of BIG, whose 56 academic Members Groups represent the largest international network dedicated to breast canc…Read more

06 June 2017

APHINITY study shows Roche’s Perjeta®-based regimen reduced the risk of invasive cancer returning compared to Herceptin® and chemotherapy in HER2-positive early breast cancer

•Phase III study confirms benefit of the Perjeta-based regimen over the current standard of care •The study was positive in the overall po…Read more

31 May 2017

The HERA trial (BIG 1-01): 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 …Read more

24 May 2017

BIG trials to be highlighted at ASCO 2017

The annual ASCO meeting will be taking place from 2to 6 June 2017 and will gather over 30, 000 oncology professionals from all corners of th…Read more

05 April 2017

POSITIVE (IBCSG 48-14/BIG 8-13) – More than 100 patients already enrolled

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

22 March 2017

LORELEI: recruitment finished ahead of schedule and results expected soon

The LORELEI study finished its recruitment three months ahead of schedule, enrolling a total of 334 patients from 103 hospitals worldwide. T…Read more

10 March 2017

Dr. Giuseppe Curigliano to receive the first “ESO Umberto Veronesi Memorial Award” during 15th St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Conference

Dr. Giuseppe Curigliano, a member of the Breast International Group (BIG), to receive the “ESO Umberto Veronesi Memorial Award” during 15th …Read more

10 March 2017

Dr. Martine Piccart to receive the “2017 St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Award” on 15 March 2017

The Breast International Group (BIG) is proud to announce that its Co-founder and Chair, Dr. Martine Piccart, will receive the “2017 St. Gal…Read more

09 March 2017

Breast cancer research in Latin America: challenges, progress and future opportunities

The latest BIG Research in Focus newsletter is out and explores cancer clinical research in Latin America through the eyes of local and inte…Read more

02 March 2017

Phase III APHINITY study shows Roche’s Perjeta® regimen helped people with an aggressive type of early breast cancer live longer without their disease returning compared to Herceptin® and chemotherapy

Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), the Breast International Group (BIG), Breast European Adjuvant Study Team (BrEAST) and Frontier Science …Read more

15 February 2017

15th St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Conference Interview with the conference’s founder Prof. Hans Joerg Senn

In about one month the 15th edition of the St. Gallen International Breast Cancer Conference will take place in Vienna, Austria. Held every …Read more

09 February 2017

Pre-IMPAKT Training Course 2017: Impressions of Ambassador Fabrice André

As the Early Registration deadline for the Pre-IMPAKT Training Course rapidly approaches, the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) c…Read more

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