Hi. We are an LFS family who has battled through too many cancers to name. Our current fight is with Acute Myeloid Leukemia, a cancer that took my fathers life four years ago. My question is has anyone with LFS had a successful stem cell transplant?
Dr. Joseph Fraumeni received the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Duke Medical Alumni Association. Watch the video on some of his amazing accomplishments, including LFS, cancer mapping, and the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics at NCI.
Webinar: Li-Fraumeni Syndrome and Diet Date: Monday, May 19, 2014 Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm (EST) Speaker: Presented by Karin B. Michels, ScD, PhD Editor of the textbook, Epigenetic Epidemiology, Dr. Michels is an Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health and the Harvard Medical School, and is Co-Director of the Ob/Gyn
Enrollment for a pilot study evaluating the effects of Metformin in patients with LFS is now open at The Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute. Metformin is currently being studied in over sixty clinical trials of cancers including breast, colon, and uterine cancer, among others. This is the first study in patients with Li-Fraumeni
The Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, is now accepting participants for a pilot study evaluating the effects of Metformin in patients with LFS. Metformin is currently being studied in over sixty clinical trials of cancers including breast, colon, and uterine cancer, among others. This is the first study in patients with Li-Fraumeni Syndrome
Webinar: LFS Talk with Dr. Judy E. Garber Date: Wednesday, June 26, 2013 Time: 8:00pm-9:30pm (EST) Speaker: Judy E. Garber, MD MPH, Director at the Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Watch the Living with LFS Webinar from May 21, 2013! Guest Speakers: Wendy Kohlman, Manager of Family Cancer Assessment Clinic, Huntsman Cancer Institute and Amanda Gammon, Genetic Counselor, Huntsman Cancer Institute Host: Bonita Kline, LFS Association Family Support Chair