“A de facto bible for breast cancer patients.”

— New York Times


Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research conducts and collaborates on research that is primarily focused on fulfilling our mission of achieving a future without breast cancer. Many of the projects the Foundation undertakes are designed to increase our understanding of the human breast and what enables malignancy to occur, with the ultimate goal of developing methods to prevent it in the first place.

Self-Reading Portable Ultrasound

Breast cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women, especially young women, in low- and…

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Each breast is comprised of six to twelve duct-lobule units. Breast cancer usually appears in only one of those…

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Mapping DCIS

The goal of this study is to find a way to see Ductal Carcinoma in situ (DCIS) using 3D ultrasound…

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Mapping the Breast Ducts

Mapping Breast Ducts in Lactating Women With Automated Whole Breast 3D Ultrasound…

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Breast Cancer Explained

Knowledge is Power. Breast cancer is a complex disease.
There are several subtypes of breast cancer and many options for treatment.

  ImPatient Science®

Educational videos translating complex concepts into digestible information.

Love Research Army

We combat the disparities that exist in research by challenging the scientific community to launch studies that are as inclusive and diverse as the people that breast cancer affects.

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