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[p]PAWS-GIST is a specialist initiative of the charity GIST Cancer UK. [/p][p]GIST (Gastro Intestinal Stromal Tumour) is a rare form of cancer. PAWS-GIST (Paediatric Adolescent Wild-type and Syndromic GIST) is a rare subset of GIST cancer, often found in children and young adults. There is no cure for this cancer and treatment options are limited. PAWS-GIST aims to fund research and improve the outlook for patients with this very rare cancer.[/p][p]Since the PAWS-GIST initiative was created in 2010 we have formed the PAWS-GIST clinic; an alliance with specialists at Addenbrooke’s hospital, Cambridge. The clinic enables individual patient consultations with a multidisciplinary team of specialists and provides tailored treatment plans. The clinic also serves as a research project by providing a wealth of information on this rare disease. To-date we seen over 100 patients.[/p][p]In addition to the PAWS-GIST clinic, our initiative also funds several research projects, aiming to further our understanding of this disease and develop new treatment options. Our clinic team actively seek treatment options that may be effective for this rare subgroup of GIST patients and are working to open opportunities for PAWS-GIST specific clinical trials.[/p][p]The charity GIST Cancer UK and the PAWS-GIST initiative are run entirely by volunteers and receive no government funding.[/p][p]If you would like further information, or would like to support our work please contact fundraising@pawsgistclinic.org.uk or visit our [url=http://www.pawsgistclinic.org.uk]website[/url].[/p]
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17 Nov 2022


Jan 12, 2021


In loving memory of Eve, Happy Birthday, love Mandy and Jer x

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Jan 5, 2021

Anna Tanya's family

Dec 26, 2020


In memory of Dorothy Bressington. From Dave and Pauline


Dec 24, 2020


On behalf of Alison

£50.00 plus £12.50 Gift Aid

Dec 24, 2020


Have a good Christmas and a happy and healthy New year everyone. Your all so brave keep fighting.The charity does unbelievable work who supported my brother all the way and they'll do the same for you. Fly high Steven miss you loads,so proud of you.

Dec 18, 2020


I have an amazing daughter who has had this PAWS Wild Type and so wanted to thank you for all you do and give something back. Happy Christmas x


Dec 14, 2020

Audrey Gray

In loving memory of Steven Ingram Gone too soon 💜

£20.00 plus £5.00 Gift Aid

Dec 5, 2020

Betty Cherry

A Christmas donation in loving memory of my grandson Steven Ingram


Nov 17, 2020

Jacqui and family

In loving memory of our dear Gary who we love and miss every day.

£30.00 plus £7.50 Gift Aid

Sep 9, 2020

Jennifer LaStella