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Two Clinical Trials Funded

Two Clinical Trials Funded

Apr 30th, 2018

Trials investigating the FDA-approved drug metformin and the natural antioxidant quercetin were funded in early 2018.

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#ThisIsHowIFA: Fanconi Anemia Day

#ThisIsHowIFA: Fanconi Anemia Day

Apr 25th, 2018

Throughout the month of May, FARF supporters all of the world join in to raise funds and awareness. FA means #FindAnswers and #FightAlways.

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Aileen Carlos Joins the Board of Directors

Aileen Carlos Joins the Board of Directors

Apr 20th, 2018

We are very pleased to welcome friend and supporter Aileen Carlos to the Board of Directors. Aileen is a lawyer based in Portland, Ore.

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Now Accepting Applications for the 2018 Amy Winn & Christopher T. Byrd Award for Adults with Fanconi Anemia

Now Accepting Applications for the 2018 Amy Winn & Christopher T. Byrd Award for Adults with Fanconi Anemia

Apr 18th, 2018

This $5,000 award is given annually to someone who, like Chris and Amy, is striving to make a difference and has set high goals for him/herself. Does this sound like you?

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19th Annual Concert & Wine Raises $22,000

19th Annual Concert & Wine Raises $22,000

Apr 12th, 2018

FARF friend and board member Sharon Schuman held her annual concert and wine benefit for FA research on April 8 in Eugene, Ore. FARF co-founder Lynn Frohnmayer spoke about the future of FA research.

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First Joel Walker Scientific Meeting Scheduled for April 9, 2018

First Joel Walker Scientific Meeting Scheduled for April 9, 2018

Feb 1st, 2018

Dr. Robert Ferris of the University of Pittsburgh will chair the meeting of 20+ head and neck experts from around the world.

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