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I Am a Fighter and a Cancer Survivor

I Am a Fighter and a Cancer Survivor

By: Michelle Watkins | Mar 22nd, 2022

Hi, my name is Michelle. Like a lot of teenagers, I had big dreams and goals for what I was going to do with my life. I never imagined I would have cancer in my thirties.

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Scientist Spotlight: Alfredo Rodriguez

Scientist Spotlight: Alfredo Rodriguez

Feb 2nd, 2022

Get to know FA researcher Alfredo Rodriguez, who specializes in the biology of the hematopoietic stem cells and cytogenetics

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2021 Joel Walker Cancer Ideas Lab Results in a $500,000 Grant

2021 Joel Walker Cancer Ideas Lab Results in a $500,000 Grant

Jan 19th, 2022

In November 2021, 31 scientists came together for a five-day series of virtual workshops to brainstorm ideas to shift the paradigm for treating Fanconi anemia (FA) cancer.

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2021 FARF Research Recap

2021 FARF Research Recap

Jan 19th, 2022

An overview of FARF research grants, events, and programs in 2021, made possible by amazing researchers, donors, and fundraisers!

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Our Unwavering Pursuit and the Long Road to Answers

Our Unwavering Pursuit and the Long Road to Answers

By: Katherine DiCamillo | Jan 11th, 2022

Hello, FAmily! We are the DiCamillos. I am the proud mother of four boys, one of which is diagnosed with Fanconi anemia (FA). Our road to discovering Levi was a boy with FA felt so long and winding.

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