Navigation Links
Breast Cancer TV Spot Wins Four Telly Awards
Date:6/16/2009

"Jen's Story" is a riveting 60-second TV spot depicting a biomedical researcher, with breast cancer, in search of new breast cancer breakthroughs

WASHINGTON, June 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Foundation for Biomedical Research (FBR) announced today its television spot "Jen's Story" has won four Telly Awards in the 30th Annual Telly Awards competition. Founded in 1978, the Telly Awards is the premier award honoring outstanding local, regional, and cable TV commercials and programs, the finest video and film productions, and online film and video.

"This TV spot features a biomedical researcher who studies human breast cancer in rodents," said FBR president Frankie Trull. "What makes 'Jen's Story' so unique is that she's a breast cancer patient herself. From research bench to patient bedside, Jen understands the path of animal research discoveries that can lead to clinical trials and ultimately bring a greater quality of life to all breast cancer patients."

In the 60-second spot Jen tells viewers that she was diagnosed with breast cancer five years ago and after living cancer-free for awhile, her cancer returned. She is currently undergoing breast cancer treatment and therapy while working full-time in breast cancer research.

"Jen's Story" Telly Awards include: Regional TV & Multi-Market Cable (Low Budget), Regional TV & Multi-Market Cable (PSA), Internet / Online Commercial (Low Budget and Internet), Internet / Online Commercial (Not-for-profit). "Jen's Story" is available as a free, 60-second PSA for all broadcast use. Please visit www.fbresearch.org for more information.

Established in 1981, FBR is the nation's oldest and largest organization devoted to educating the public about the essential role of humane animal research in the quest for medical advancements, treatments, and cures for both humans and animals. For more information visit www.fbresearch.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Foundation for Biomedical Research
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. RNA snippet suppresses spread of aggressive breast cancer
2. Researchers identify 4 new targets for breast cancer
3. Researchers identify four new targets for breast cancer
4. VBI researchers develop new method for breast cancer biomarker discovery
5. Andre Agassi Playing to Fight Breast Cancer - Tickets on Sale NOW!
6. Medifocus, Inc. receives Authorization Approval from Health Canada to launch its pivotal Phase III clinical study of focused microwave heating for treatment of breast cancer in Canada
7. Breast-feeding OK for Most Moms with MS
8. Many breast cancer patients take high doses of antioxidants despite possible consequences
9. Grilled Meats Not Tied to Breast Cancer in Older Women
10. External beam partial breast irradiation most cost-effective treatment
11. I-SPY trial offers key insights into locally advanced breast cancer
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... ... Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has published a new ... not. Yisrayl says with so many titles and names for the Creator, it’s hard ... a little Scripture, backed with a lot of research, the truth is undeniable. , ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... ... April 28, 2017 , ... Woolsy Corporation Limited, a ... its Nova Skin Sciences division, recently announced the launch of Allumière Antiaging Cream, ... power of an anti-aging concentrate. , Anogeissus Leiocarpa Bark Extract and ...
(Date:4/28/2017)... Tenn. (PRWEB) , ... April 28, 2017 , ... ... system, today announced an alliance with B. Braun Medical Inc. , a leader ... role in patient care with as many as 90 percent of hospital patients receiving ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... , ... April 27, 2017 , ... ... natural deodorant. On the heels of Thinksport’s award-winning sunscreen they’ve used the same ... that actually works! , Countless deodorants flood the aisles that contain harmful chemicals ...
(Date:4/27/2017)... ... April 27, 2017 , ... Goodcents Deli Fresh Subs announced ... Lincoln, Neb. area this year. , The first new location will open at ... will open at 84th and Northern Lights Drive this fall. And the third location ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/19/2017)... NEW YORK , April 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... This report on the prostate cancer ... of the global market. Increasing prevalence of prostate ... as innovation in the development of new drugs ... hormone-refractory prostate cancer drug due to lesser side ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... April 19, 2017  Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ... biopharmaceutical company developing new treatments for cancer and ... of its previously announced underwritten public offering of ... public offering price of $2.00 per share, before ... expenses payable by Sorrento.  The net proceeds to ...
(Date:4/19/2017)... N.J. , April 19, 2017  Novartis ... by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute ... demonstrating that 58% of patients with treatment-naïve severe ... months when treated with eltrombopag at the initiation ... . The study evaluated three sequential treatment groups, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: