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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.
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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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“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.
While researching bone and soft tissue tumors, Professor Flanagan discovered something unique in chordomas: consistently high expression of a protein called brachyury, now the gold standard marker for diagnosing chordoma.
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.