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The Lee/Oesterreich lab receives two Breast Cancer Alliance Exceptional Project Grants!

The Lee/Oesterreich lab is delighted to receive two grant awards from the Breast Cancer Alliance (http://breastcanceralliance.org/).

The BCA selected to fund our projects entitled ‘Therapeutic targeting of novel pathways in breast cancer brain metastases’ and ‘Understanding the importance of ESR1 fusion genes in metastatic breast cancer”. The grants provide one year of funding support for these exciting projects.

We are very grateful for the funding to continue our quest to better understand and target endocrine resistant breast cancer.

Dr. Oesterreich discusses ILC at NWMBCC in Seattle

Steffi meets with members of LBCA advocacy group (https://lobularbreastcancer.org/), and discusses progress and challenges for ILC research at the Northwest Metastatic Breast Cancer Conference (NWMBCC).

The presentation was live streamed, and can be seen here: https://www.facebook.com/lobularbreastcanceralliance/videos/553742191751845/.

Of note, Leigh Pate, founder of LBCA, receives the Beth Caldwell Breakthrough Leadership award.