Hot Topics Recap: Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012

Hot Topics Recap: Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The following releases focus on Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2012


SEAL BEACH, Calif.--Standup for the Cure Awarded Top Philanthropic Effort Honors by SUP The Magazine; Ambassador Zane Schweitzer Wins Battle of the Paddle-Distance SUP Overall 12'6" DivisionSource: Standup for the Cure (Oct. 4, 10:58)

MEDWAY, Mass.--Cybex Promotes Women's Fitness, Raises Funds for Breast Cancer Research in 4th Annual Pink Ribbon RunSource: Cybex (Oct. 4, 10AM)

FORT COLLINS, Colo.--OtterBox Promotes Strength in Numbers During Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSource: OtterBox (Oct. 4, 10:00AM)

CINCINNATIMaite Perroni Joins Pantene Beautiful Lengths To Give Hope to Women Fighting CancerSource: P&G (Oct. 4, 9AM)

FRAMINGHAM, Mass.--Gulf Oil Giving Foundation Supports Breast Cancer Research and Awareness Through National CollaborationSource: Gulf (Oct. 4, 9:00AM)

FREDERICK, Md.--Music & Arts Encourages Customers to Think PinkSource: Music & Arts (Oct. 4, 8:00AM)

SAN FRANCISCO--Razoo Highlights the Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month with New PinkGiving CampaignSource: Razoo (Oct. 3, 3:50PM)

RIDGEDALE, Miss.--C Spire Wireless Kicks Off PERCS with a PURPOSE: Using Its Rewards Program to Benefit Breast Cancer Research and AwarenessSource: C Spire Wireless (Oct. 3, 10:55AM)

BOSTON--PUMA® Turns the Pitch PinkSource: PUMA (Oct. 3, 9:30AM)

KISSIMMEE, Fla.--The Ability to Kill Cancer is within Reach: Through Lifestyle Choices, Eliminate Chances of the Fatal DiseaseSource: Percepture (Oct. 3, 8AM)

NEW YORK--Macy's and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation® Fight Back with Pink ProductSource: Macy's (Oct. 2, 9AM)

ST. PETERSBURG, Joins the Fight against Breast CancerSource: (Oct. 2, 8:30AM)

NEW YORK--The Estée Lauder Companies' 2012 Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Celebrates its 20th Anniversary and the Life and Legacy of Founder Mrs. Evelyn H. Lauder by Ringing The Opening BellSMat the NYSESource: The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (Oct. 1, 4:27 PM)

ARLINGTON, Va.--AvalonBay Associates Dedicate October to "Spirit of Caring"Source: AvalonBay Communities, Inc. (Oct. 1, 12:59 PM)

BOSTON--Health Dialog Makes Decision Aid Available for National Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSource: Health Dialog (Oct. 1, 12:00 PM)

WASHINGTON--VA Leads Nation in Breast Cancer Screening RatesSource: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (Oct. 1, 11:23 AM)

NEW YORK--The Warnaco Group, Inc. Supports My Hope Chest for Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSource: The Warnaco Group, Inc. (Oct. 1, 10:50 AM)

DALLAS--National Breast Cancer Awareness Month Honors Survival, Determination and Compassion of Those Fighting Breast CancerSource: Susan G. Komen for the Cure (Oct. 1, 9:03 AM)

TAMPA BAY, Fla.--Rue Education Supports The Fight Against Breast CancerSource: Rue Education (Oct. 1, 9:00 AM)

RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.--Health Net Federal Services Launches Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign Among Military Community

Source: Health Net Federal Services, LLC (Oct. 1, 8:30 AM)

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif.--Genentech's Trastuzumab Emtansine (T-DM1) Significantly Extended Survival in People With Aggressive Form of Breast CancerSource: Genentech (Oct. 1, 8:00 AM)

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass.--Results of a Multi-Center Trial Demonstrates Superior Diagnostic Performance of the Aurora®1.5T Dedicated Breast MRI System Over Whole-Body Breast MRI(Source: Aurora Imaging Technology Inc. (Oct. 1, 8:00 AM)

NEW YORK--National Breast Cancer Foundation Partners with Breastfeeding Brand - NUK® -- for First Time to Support Fight against Breast CancerSource: NUK USA (Oct. 1, 8:00 AM)

BILLERICA, Mass.--EMD Millipore Provides Grant to The Breast Cancer Research FoundationSource: EMD Millipore (Oct. 1, 8:00 AM)

CHALFONT ST. GILES, England--GE Healthcare Mobilizes 'GE Global Pink Ribbons' to Support Breast Cancer Awareness MonthSource: GE Healthcare (Oct. 1, 7:00 AM)

VIENNA--Updated Results from Phase 2b/3 GALAXY Trial Show Promising Improvement in Survival from the Addition of Ganetespib to Docetaxel in Second-Line Non-Small Cell Lung CancerSource: Synta Pharmaceuticals Corp. (Oct. 1, 7:00 AM)

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--GTx Announces Sale of Fareston®Source: GTx, Inc. (Oct. 1, 6:55 AM)

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--AVEO Announces Detailed Results of Exploratory Phase 2 Study Evaluating Ficlatuzumab in First-Line Patients with Advanced Non-small Cell Lung Cancer; New Data Presented at ESMOSource: AVEO Oncology (Oct. 1, 6:30 AM)

WASHINGTON--Susan G. Komen's "Honoring the Promise" Gala Honors Those Leading the Way to a CureSource: Susan G. Komen for the Cure (Sept. 28, 8:00 AM)

LAKE CITY, Fla.--Shands Lake Shore Regional Medical Center Selects Radisphere as New Radiology Services Partner(Source: Radisphere (Sept. 28, 12:22 PM)

HOUSTON--Frontier Utilities' New Pink Power Plan Offers Savings and Ongoing Support for the Cure, Benefitting the Houston Affiliate of Susan G. KomenSource: Frontier Utilities (Sept. 28, 12:05 PM)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--Provectus Pharmaceuticals' Patent Application Published for Combining Local and Systemic Therapies for Enhanced Treatment of CancerSource: Provectus Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Sept. 28, 10:18 AM)

DALLAS--Susan G. Komen for the Cure® Board of Directors Elects New Board MembersSource: Susan G. Komen for the Cure (Sept. 28, 9AM)

PITTSBURGH--Aerie and Bright Pink Team Up to Prevent Breast CancerSource: American Eagle Outfitters (Sept. 27, 10:07AM)

NEW YORK--Fashion and Beauty Industry Come Together to Honor L'Oreal USA's Carol Hamilton and Hearst Magazines' Michael Clinton at 28th Annual DreamBall Benefitting Look Good Feel Better® and the American Cancer SocietySource: Personal Care Products Council Foundation (Sept. 27, 9:15AM)

SEATTLE--NanoString Technologies Obtains CE Mark for PAM50-based Test for Breast CancerSource: NanoString Technologies (Sept. 27, 7:30AM)

NEW YORK--The Estée Lauder Companies Kicks off the 20th Anniversary of Its Breast Cancer Awareness (BCA) Campaign and Honors the Life and Legacy of BCA Campaign Founder Mrs. Evelyn H. LauderSource: The Estée Lauder Companies (Sept. 27, 6:03AM)

SEATTLE--The Cancer Genome Atlas (TCGA) Study Supports Power of Subtyping Breast Cancer by PAM50Source: NanoString Technologies, Inc. (Sept. 24, 4:30PM)

DALLAS--Susan G. Komen Hails Breakthrough Findings of Komen-Funded ResearchersSource: Susan G. Komen for the Cure (Sept. 24, 2:47PM)

NORWALK, Conn.--EMCOR Group, Inc. Construction Workers and Clients Wear Pink Hard Hats and Form Human Pink Ribbons in Visual Calls to Action to "Protect Yourself. Get Screened Today." for 4th Consecutive YearSource: EMCOR Group. (Sept. 24, 7:30AM)

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