A Periodical for the Sarcoma Community

February 2011 - Volume 8, Number 1

The Unconnected Patients, Caregivers and Survivors

Editorial by Bruce Shriver, PhD

Ewing's Sarcoma Family of Tumors (ESFT)

Drs. Randall, Calvert, Spraker, and Lessnick provide a detailed review article of the Ewing's Sarcoma Family of Tumors with an extensive bibliography.

Deep Exome Sequencing to Identify the Gene Causing Solitary and Ollier Chondrosarcomas

Drs. Bovée and Oosting describe their studies to identify the gene(s) causing solitary as well as Ollier related chondrosarcomas.


$50,000 Grant Awarded for Chondrosarcoma Research

The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative has awarded a $50K grant for chondrosarcoma research at at the Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands.

Sarcoma Tributes

The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative is pleased to announce the publication of Sarcoma Tributes: pages dedicated to brave people of all ages who have been diagnosed with sarcoma.

Translated Articles


Drs. Chen and Yang provide a Chinese translation of the ESUN review article about leiomyosarcoma of the bone and soft tissue.