Patients, researchers and clinicians…
increasing our knowledge of lobular breast cancer
working together to advance diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care for patients

OUR GOALS:   Advance ILC Research;  Build Partnerships;  Educate and Elevate ILC

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About Lobular Breast Cancer

Invasive lobular breast cancer (ILC) is the sixth most frequently diagnosed cancer of women in the US with 39,000 new patients diagnosed each year.  

Research indicates that ILC is a unique histological subtype of breast cancer with distinct biological and behavioral differences. It’s time to advance research and refine treatments for patients with lobular breast disease.


Learn about Research Advocacy

A research advocate has an interest in the science behind breast cancer research.  Research advocates help breast cancer research reflect patient needs.

Share Information about ILC

Advocates and allies can raise awareness about lobular breast cancer in your local cancer community and educate others about the disease.

Advocacy Opportunities

Contact LBCA to find out about advocacy opportunities such as participating in events and conferences, sharing information at your local cancer center or organization, hosting an event … or share your ideas.

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Your tax-deductible donation will fund LBCA’s work to advance research, build partnerships and educate about Lobular Breast Cancer.

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