UNC Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program

The UNC Breast Cancer and the Environment Research Program in the Gillings School of Global Public Health works to understand how environmental influences like obesity affect the susceptibility to basal-like breast cancer and to inform premenopausal African American women of that risk.

News

CoPI of BCERP and Nutrition researcher, Liza Makowski, explores impact of glucose uptake on inflammatory processes related to obesity. Read more.

Research Spotlights

A new study examines black women’s perceptions about breast cancer. Read more.