Tag Archives: clinical trials

The wait is almost over

So I met with the oncologist in Detroit at the Karmanos Cancer Institute last week. It went well — the visit was pretty straightforward, given that I am familiar with phase 1 trials and have a pretty good grasp of … Continue reading

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Fundraising update

This is hard to explain without being embarrassed, but at the urging of my Finance Committee, I have decided to raise the fundraising bar higher. We did not expect to raise this much money so early on in our efforts, … Continue reading

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I’m overwhelmed

I don’t know how many times I’ve said that over the past 12 hours. I’m absolutely stunned by the outpouring of support from everyone — and not just the financial support. Every share on Facebook and Twitter, all the beautiful, … Continue reading

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The state of things

So I’ve spent the last few weeks looking into my treatment options and the news has not been great. Novartis, the makers of MEK162, the drug I responded to so well last year, won’t provide the investigational drug outside of … Continue reading

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