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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Featured champion

Smith Anderson team

Though you may not recognize their names, the Foundation would most certainly not be where it is today without Kerry Shad, John Therien, and the rest of the team at Smith Anderson, LLP.

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Featured research

Rare cancer template

A case study highlighting the research progress we’ve catalyzed as a rare cancer template was featured in the scientific journal Cell Chemical Biology.

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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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