News & Announcements

An Interview with Dr Marco Giovannini

On May 25, 2011, representatives of Advocure NF2, Inc. visited Dr. Marco Giovannini at the House Research Institute’s (HRI) Center for Neural Tumor Research (CNTR).A plaque of Appreciation for HRI’s continuing NF2 research was presented to Dr. Giovannini and his laboratory colleagues. The following is a summary of the conversation between Dr. Marco Giovannini and… Continue Reading →

NF2 Research and Media News 2010

Dec 30, 2010: ‘NF2 News’ winter 2010 newsletter by the NFA, in the UK. – Interesting opening article on the NFA’s new 5 year plan. Also, a very interesting article on Avastin™ for NF2, page 7. Dec 1, 2010: CTF announces a Phase 2 of the DDI ‘NF Preclinical Consortium’ (NFPC). Funding (at $1/4M each… Continue Reading →

2010 Halloween Bash Raises 20K for NF2 Research at OSU

The 6th annual Halloween Bash to benefit Children‘s Hospital Oakland and to find a cure for Neurofibromatosis type 2 took place on Friday, October 22nd in Walnut Creek, California. Roland and Nicole Thoms have been throwing this Halloween party since 2003, a year after their daughter,Camille (then 7 years old) was taken to the hospital… Continue Reading →