Category: Blog

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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A Great Day for a Victory Lap

Almost 2 years after his NET diagnosis, Maros Felsen organizes and runs a 5K neuroendocrine cancer fundraiser. He’s proof for all that you can lead an active, meaningful, and successful life with neuroendocrine cancer.

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Biking for Debbie

Vicki Dailey organizes an annual two-state, 82-mile bikeride to honor her sister’s experience with neuroendocrine cancer to move us closer to a cure.

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Painting the Town Zebra-Striped

A small town in Maine finds its zebra stripes after two first responders and a town official succumbed to NETs since 2017. See how they are raising awareness and money for research.

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Steven Arrowsmith holding baby
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Another Chance at Happiness

Challenging what life is like with NETs. Steven Arrowsmith, MD, travels the globe to treat and train others in childbirth injury surgery while living with a small bowel neuroendocrine tumor.

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NETRF launches NETWise podcast

Physicians discuss the basics of NET diagnosis, classification, and progression. Particular attention is paid to the frequency of misdiagnosis. Two patients share their stories of delayed NET diagnosis and treatment due to the misidentification of symptoms.

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