Chordoma Foundation


If you or someone you care about is dealing with chordoma, our Patient Navigation Service can answer your questions, explain treatment options, help you find qualified doctors, and more.


Leading the search for a cure

We proactively and strategically initiate, manage, and fund research across the globe to accelerate the development of effective treatments and ultimately a cure for chordoma.

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What you should know

Chordoma Foundation Updates

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    Josh's story
  • Accelerating the Search for the Cure: Sharon Berlan
    Sharon's story

Featured champion

Brittany and Todd Fuchs

“By volunteering, I feel like I have a little bit more of an active role in trying to figure out what’s threatening my husband’s life,” says Brittany Fuchs, wife of a chordoma patient.

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Featured researcher

Paul Gardner, MD

Dr. Gardner and his colleagues at the UPMC are developing innovative surgical approaches that improve outcomes for patients with skull base tumors like chordoma.

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Chordoma Biobank

Contribute to Our Biobank

Patient tumor tissue is critical for research needed to find a cure. Our Biobank enables patients to help advance research by donating excess tumor tissue.

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