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ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF CHILDREN’S TUMOR FOUNDATION EUROPE

Nov 7, 2018, Posted in Schwannomatosis, Awareness, Community, Collaborations, NF1, Press Release, NF2, Latest News

The Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF) is proud to announce today the formation of the new European-based medical research NGO, called Children’s Tumor Foundation Europe. The United States based organization, with headquarters in New York City, was founded in 1978 and is the largest nongovernmental funder and catalyzer of neurofibromatosis (NF) research in the world, with its mission to drive research, expand knowledge, and advance care for the NF community. CTF Europe launches today as a partner organization to CTF in the United States.

Reflections on NF Forum from First-Time Participants

Jun 15, 2018, Posted in Schwannomatosis, NF Forum, Community, NF2, Latest News

In May 2018, the NF community gathered in Atlanta, GA for a long weekend of patient engagement training, leadership training, research updates, and patient and family support.  We asked two first-time attendees to reflect on their experience.

New Webinar Series: Ask the Expert

Jan 8, 2018, Posted in Video, Schwannomatosis, NF1, Science, NF2, Latest News

We at CTF understand that not everyone living with NF is able to be seen by an NF expert on a regular basis or attend NF Forums, symposiums, or conference. With that in mind we are excited to bring you this webinar series!

10 Steps Forward in NF Research 2017

Dec 22, 2017, Posted in Schwannomatosis, Fundraiser, Awareness, Community, NF1, Synodos, Science, NF2, Latest News

Your ongoing support has allowed us to take huge steps forward in 2017 in the fight against NF. Your efforts and contributions have been instrumental in advancing neurofibromatosis research, providing hope for the millions worldwide who live with NF, and bringing us ever closer to our shared goal of ending NF forever.

CTF-funded International Schwannomatosis Database Published in Medical Journal

Oct 30, 2017, Posted in Schwannomatosis, Published, Latest News

An article about the Children’s Tumor Foundation-funded International Schwannomotosis Database that was published in a recent issue of American Journal of Medical Genetics was just added to the PubMed US National Library of Medicine, a database hosted by the National Institutes of Health that houses more than 27 million citations for biomedical literature.