Sarcoma

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Web Resources

Below is a list of online resources you may find helpful for learning about sarcoma and the various treatments and support networks available.

American Cancer Society (ACS)
www.cancer.org
The American Cancer Society (ACS) is a nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

Connective Tissue Oncology Society (CTOS)
www.ctos.org
CTOS is an international group of doctors and scientists who strive to advance the care of patients with connective tissue tumors and to increase knowledge of all aspects of the biology of these tumors.

LifeNet Health Northwest
www.lifenethealth.org
One of the largest accredited tissue banks in North America, LifeNet Health Northwest is a safe, reliable source of bone for transplants.

Musculoskeletal Tumor Society
www.msts.org
The mission of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society is to advance the science of orthopedic oncology and to promote high standards of patient care. It does this through excellence in education and research and through advocacy on behalf of patients and orthopedic oncologists.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)
www.cancer.gov
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training.

Northwest Sarcoma Foundation
www.nwsarcoma.org
Northwest Sarcoma Foundation is a regional non-profit organization committed to improving cure rates for sarcomas.

Sarcoma Alliance
www.sarcomaalliance.org 
The Sarcoma Alliance is non-profit organization providing guidance, education, and support for those affected by sarcoma.

Sarcoma Foundation of America
www.curesarcoma.org
Advocating for increased research to find new and better therapies, Sarcoma Foundation of America raises funds to provide grants to sarcoma researchers and interacts with other organizations to raise sarcoma awareness. The organization also conducts education and advocacy efforts on behalf of sarcoma patients.