GIST Awareness Day was celebrated at the “Together Facing GIST” event held at Fox Chase Cancer Center on July 12. GIST patients and their families learned about the latest research and treatments, [...]
Columbia University Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian and The Life Raft Group, a Non-profit, Announce Innovative Partnership to Accelerate Cancer Research
New York, NY and Wayne, NJ - January 12, 2017 Columbia University Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian and the Life Raft Group (LRG), a patient advocacy organization specializing in GIST cancer, announced today that they have [...]
Radiation therapy has been revisited as an option in GIST treatment. Keep reading to learn more about the research that has gone into radiation therapy.
Dr. Andrew Godwin, a researcher at Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia, Penn., presented data at the 2008 American Society of Clinical Oncology conference (ASCO) indicating that the Insulin-like Growth Factor 1 Receptor (IGF-1R) [...]