The BCRFA recently announced funding for a groundbreaking project led by Dr. Steve Lim at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) to combat Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC). Dr. Lim's research investigates Focal Adhesion Kinase (FAK) and its role in TNBC, exploring combination therapies that enhance estrogen signals for improved treatment outcomes.
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation of Alabama (BCRFA) hosted its 3rd annual Disc Golf Goes Pink tournament on September 9 at two disc golf courses in Calera, AL: Oliver Park and George W. Roy Recreational Park. Presented by Bham Now and Vulcan Imaging Associates – Women’s, players enjoyed a fun day of friendly competition while raising critical funds for local breast cancer research. The event netted $7,500 thanks to community support and sponsors.