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A Clarion Call: Changing the Reality of Metastatic Breast Cancer

By Judy Salerno, M.D., M.S., President & CEO of Susan G. Komen, and Danny Welch, Ph.D., Komen Scholar and Professor and Chair Adjunct faculty of Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology at the University of Kansas Medical Center Today's Metastatic Breast Cancer Awareness Day underscores a disturbing reality in breast cancer. Despite all the progress that has been made over three-and-a-half decades of the breast cancer movement, 40,000 women and men are still dying of breast cancer every year in America, primarily from metastatic disease.
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