Our website has had a makeover! We're proud to announce the new ctf.org, your destination for NF information, news, events, and what we're doing to END NF.More >
The Children's Tumor Foundation's mission is to drive research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF community.
Since its formation, the Children’s Tumor Foundation has been crucial to the development of solid scientific data about the genetic disorder neurofibromatosis (NF). Thanks to the generosity of our donors and supporters, we are breaking through barriers and forging the pathway that will lead to a cure.
50-year-old Florida triathlete will complete 140.6 mile race in honor of young child living with genetic disorderMore >
Foundation President Annette Bakker Participates in Key Meetings Dedicated to Accelerating the Cure for CancerMore >
Last year, the Children's Tumor Foundation announced Synodos for NF1, a unique consortium bringing together a multidisciplinary team of scientists, clinicians, technicians, patients and other experts from world-class labs at academic and medical centers. These scientists have pledged to work together and share unpublished information, datasets, and results, thereby accelerating the drug development process.More >