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Read the latest news about scientific breakthroughs, clinical findings and special events benefiting neurofibromatosis research.

NF Clinical Trials Consortium Identifies a New Therapy for Plexiform Neurofibromas

A recent study spearheaded by Dr. Michael Fisher at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Dr. D. Wade Clapp at Indiana...

Ji-Kang Chen Joins the Gutmann Laboratory

Ji-Kang Chen, MS recently joined the research laboratory of NF Center Director, David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, as a Research...

First Human Models of NF1-Associated Neurofibromas Developed by NF Center Collaborative Team

The most common tumor in children and adults with NF1 is the neurofibroma, a peripheral nerve sheath tumor composed of...

Gutmann Receives Neuro-oncology Scientific Award

David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, the Donald O. Schnuck Family Professor and Vice Chair for Research affairs in the Department...

Andrea Goldstein Joins the Gutmann Laboratory

Andrea Goldstein, BS recently joined the research laboratory of NF Center director, David H. Gutmann, MD, PhD, as a Research...

NF Center Trainee Publishes Groundbreaking Study on the Origins of NF1 Optic Gliomas

Dr. Nicole Brossier, Instructor in the Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology at St. Louis Children’s Hospital, recently reported that...

Alexander Chen awarded Training Grant from the Center of Regenerative Medicine

Alexander Chen, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow in the Gutmann Laboratory, was recently awarded a “Training in Regenerative Medicine” training grant...

Kyra Rosen Joins the NF Center

The NF Center recently welcomed a new undergraduate student, Kyra Rosen, to the team. Kyra studies philosophy and art history...

International NF Collaborative Research Reveals Brain Sex Differences

As part of a Berlin Institute of Health Einstein Fellowship, investigators at the Max Delbrück Center in Berlin worked with...

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...