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About NETRF

The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF) is the leading private funder of research into causes and treatments of neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) to improve and extend the lives of those living with NETs.

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Sweat for NETRF

On February 29th, employees and friends of eGlobalTech participated in a BodyPump exercise class led by Lauren Maxwell at VIDA Logan Circle to raise funds

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Milestone Achievements Announced in NET Cell Line Development

NETRF reports progress in the development of neuroendocrine tumor cell lines to help eliminate a decades-old obstacle in laboratory research. To stimulate progress in NET cell lines, NETRF established a Cell Line Prize, funded cell line research, and launched a collaboration with a nationally known research institute. Each of these initiatives has succeeded in establishing NET cell lines.

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It’s Our 15th Anniversary

In March of 2005, the Caring for Carcinoid Foundation was recognized as a non-profit, 501(c)3 foundation, established by a visionary group led by patient Nancy

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NETRF Awards $3.5 Million in Grants

Research to Advance Neuroendocrine Tumor Treatment The Neuroendocrine Tumor Research Foundation (NETRF)  today announced $3.5 million in neuroendocrine tumor (NET) research grants to fund 12

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Celebrating the Next Chapter

After chemotherapy for pancreatic NET, Chef Jack Riebel embraces life with new optimism, doing what he enjoys most, and finding meaning by giving back.

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Spirituality and Cancer

Many people with neuroendocrine cancer look more deeply for meaning in their lives. They want to understand their purpose in life or why they got cancer.

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COMPETE Clinical Trial

A new phase III clinical trial called COMPETE (NCT03049189 ) compares everolimus, an oral targeted therapy, to PRRT with Lu-177 edotreotide, a radiopharmaceutical under development,

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