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New Technology Developed Which Can Predict GIST Patient’s Response to Drugs with Amazing Accuracy

Researchers have developed a test that can accurately identify over 20% of GIST patients that are unlikely to respond to currently approved treatments. In addition, it can identify which patients need a higher dose [...]

By | 2018-07-09T09:57:06+00:00 June 29th, 2018|GIST Education, Mutational Testing, News, Newsletter|

Life Raft Group Canada’s 6th Annual GIST Day of Learning a Success

By Malcolm Sutherland Life Raft Group Canada (LRGC) held its 6th Annual GIST Day of Learning on October 21, 2-17 in Toronto. Topics Topics included: “Highlights from New Horizons GIST Conference”, presented by LRGC President [...]

By | 2018-07-16T11:46:36+00:00 December 28th, 2017|GDOL, Global, Newsletter|

Fundacion GIST Chile Expands Advocacy Efforts

On Saturday November 25, GIST Chile,  together with FUCOG (Gynecological cancers) held an education session for health related students, patients and caregivers.This was the first collaborative activity in looking forward to expand our work and [...]

By | 2018-07-16T13:02:05+00:00 December 4th, 2017|Advocacy, GIST Education, Global, News|

La Jolla Provided a Beautiful Backdrop for Our Three-Day July Event

The Life Raft Group and UCSD hosted a three-day event at University of California, San Diego UCSD-Moores Cancer Center from July 13th through July 15th. A GIST Awareness Day (GAD) event took place on July [...]

By | 2018-07-06T12:34:33+00:00 September 18th, 2017|Advocacy, Caregiver Support, Events, GDOL, GIST Education, News, Newsletter|

15th Pediatric and Wildtype Clinic Provides Support and Education

The 15th Pediatric and Wildtype GIST Clinic was recently held at the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland on July 5 - 7, 2017. The Clinic is a collaborative effort between clinicians and [...]

By | 2018-07-16T14:45:36+00:00 August 16th, 2017|GIST Education, News, Pediatric GIST|

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