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FARF Announces Head & Neck Cancer Collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer
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FARF Announces Head & Neck Cancer Collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer

Jan 20th, 2021

We've teamed up with Stand Up To Cancer and three partner organizations to fund $3.25 million in grants for treatment of FA-related head and neck cancer.

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Covid-19 Vaccine & Fanconi Anemia

Covid-19 Vaccine & Fanconi Anemia

Jan 27th, 2021

In December 2020, two COVID-19 vaccines were approved by the FDA in the United States. What does this mean for people with Fanconi anemia and their families?

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Our Journey with FA and Brain Lesions

Our Journey with FA and Brain Lesions

By: Mary Eilleen Cleary | Jan 26th, 2021

Eternal hope. Of all the characteristics that Fanconi anemia (FA) may or may not bring out in any of us, this is the one that will help us the most.

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FARF Announces Head & Neck Cancer Collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer

FARF Announces Head & Neck Cancer Collaboration with Stand Up To Cancer

Jan 20th, 2021

We've teamed up with Stand Up To Cancer and three partner organizations to fund $3.25 million in grants for treatment of FA-related head and neck cancer.

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How You’re Making a Difference: Zach’s Story

How You’re Making a Difference: Zach’s Story

By: Mark Quinlan, Executive Director | Dec 15th, 2020

I want to share how you have made life a bit more hopeful and promising for people living with Fanconi anemia. In particular, I want to tell you about a 14-year-old boy from Illinois named Zach.

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Research Update Winter 2020: Cancer, Fertility, Bone Marrow Failure

Research Update Winter 2020: Cancer, Fertility, Bone Marrow Failure

Dec 14th, 2020

This report is an overview of research shared at the 2020 Fanconi Anemia Research Fund Scientific Symposium covering three main topics: solid tumors, fertility, and bone marrow failure.

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How to Be Present for Your Friends This Holiday Season

How to Be Present for Your Friends This Holiday Season

By: Allison Breininger | Dec 7th, 2020

Life can be hard this time of year. While for some, twinkly lights, eggnog, and carols help lighten the mood, for others the holiday season feels like a time of mourning and struggling.

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