NF Center 2020 Annual Report Published

Check out the NF Center 2020 Annual Report (pdf) to read a message from the Director, learn more about groundbreaking research in the Gutmann Laboratory, and read about a new therapy treatment for children with NF1. Additionally, learn about: Support beyond the clinic Research grants awarded to the NF Center team If you haven’t already […]

Gutmann Receives Award from the American Neurological Association

Honored for work on role of immune system in brain tumors David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, the Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor and Vice Chair for Research Affairs in the Department of Neurology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, has received the George W. Jacoby Award from the American Neurological Association for […]

Beat NF Highlighted During the Jazz St. Louis 25th Anniversary Celebration

On October 2, 2020, Jazz St. Louis celebrated their 25th Anniversary with a virtual party broadcast live on YouTube. The event featured a preshow performance by JazzU students, performances and birthday messages from jazz artists across the country, and an after party concert with Denise Thimes. The event also included stories from patrons, partners, and […]

Alexander Chen joins the Gutmann Laboratory

Alexander S. Chen, PhD recently joined the research laboratory of NF Center Director, David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, as a postdoctoral research scientist. Dr. Chen completed his PhD training in Cancer Biology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Under the mentorship of Renee D. Read, PhD, Dr. Chen investigated how the novel protein kinases RIOK2 […]

Gutmann Awarded Three-Year Drug Discovery Grant

  David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, the Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor and Vice Chair for Research Affairs in the Department of Neurology at the Washington University School of Medicine, was awarded a three-year grant from the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation. The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation award will support Dr. Gutmann’s research on pediatric low-grade […]