Breast cancer survivors lend their voices

What's in Your Cosmetics? 

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[Made available through Rays of Hope, Girls Inc. of Holyoke and UMass Amherst]


Clinical experts, oncologists, and surgeons from Baystate Medical Center interface with UMass Amherst biologists, geneticists, and polymer scientists to tackle big questions in breast cancer through the Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute. 

UMass Amherst and Baystate Medical Center Tackle Breast Cancer 

Dr. Kathleen Arcaro’s current research focuses on the use of breast milk to assess breast cancer risk.

Breast Milk Research to Assess Cancer Risk 

Dr. Joseph Jerry, UMass Professor and Scientific Director of the Pioneer Valley Life Sciences Institute, discusses breast cancer research, interdisciplinary research,  and cancer therapies of the future.

Profile of a Scientist: Dr. D. Joseph Jerry On the Future of Breast Cancer Research