2002 April Voluntary Organization JBCRG founded
2007 February Obtained limited liability intermediate corporation status
Capital raised reached 3 million yen
Masakazu Toi appointed representative director
Head office established at Tokyo Metropolitan Komagome Hospital
October Head office moved to Hongo Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo
2009 May Association JBCRG founded as a general incorporated association
December Data center established at Kyoto University Hospital
2012 April Data center moved to Yoshida Kawaharacho, Sakyo-ku, Kyoto
November Shinji Ohno appointed representative director
2014 January Nagoya branch established at Chikusa-ku, Nagoya, Aichi
July Head office moved to Nihonbashikoamicho, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
2016 June Nagoya branch closed

Articles of incorporation filed

Public information

About Voluntary Organization JBCRG

JBCRG comprises two organizations: Voluntary Organization JBCRG, which was founded on April 21, 2002, and the Association JBCRG, which was founded on February 13, 2007 as a limited liability intermediate association and became a general incorporated association in 2009. The abbreviation JBCRG (for Japan Breast Cancer Research Group) is used to refer to both organizations.

Voluntary Organization JBCRG is funded mainly by grants from the Research Support Organization. The Association JBCRG is funded by donations, grants, and funds for commissioned research. Its work is supported by multiple companies and individuals.

The functions of the Association JBCRG are set out in the General Incorporated Association JBCRG Articles of Incorporation. The functions of Voluntary Organization JBCRG are set out in Voluntary Organization JBCRG Constitution. Clinical trials JBCRG-01, -02, -03, -04, and -M01 are being conducted by Voluntary Organization JBCRG.