The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation (DTRF) seeks to advance the science related to desmoid tumors, by funding research related to the diagnosis and treatment of desmoid tumors.
DTRF facilitates and enhances the dialogue among members of the medical and scientific communities about research related to desmoid tumors. The team at DTRF provides informational support for desmoid tumor patients and their families and friends, and heightening awareness of desmoid tumor diagnosis and treatment.
We are certain that our efforts to fund the most cutting-edge desmoid tumor research will result in the development of treatment options and will bring us closer to our ultimate goal -- a cure.
The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation (DTRF) is the only organization in the world dedicated to funding desmoid tumor research and finding a cure for this rare and devastating disease.
It has jumpstarted desmoid tumor research and has already awarded multiple research grants, funding significant multi-year desmoid tumor research projects at major cancer research institutions such as The University of Chicago and The University of Pennsylvania.