|We strive to be as an international leader in NF basic and clinical research as well as to serve as a beacon for “bench to bedside” research in NF and related nervous system tumors.
To learn more about our research goals, please continue below.
To learn about specific research areas please visit, Research Areas Defined.
The Washington University NF Center uses a cross-disciplinary approach to gain a complete understanding of the complexities of NF, the mission of the Washington University NF Center is focused on:
- Promoting pioneering laboratory research aimed at understanding the roles of the NF genes in health and disease
- Facilitating collaborative interdisciplinary basic science and clinical research in NF
- Translating innovative scientific discoveries to improved care for individuals with NF
We are committed to eliminating obstacles to research and to establishing a framework for innovative scientific collaboration among investigators through cutting-edge research and medical technologies.