There is no cure for neurofibromatosis. However, the Neurofibromatosis Program with the Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute offers comprehensive therapies to help control the symptoms of the disease. These therapies include:

  • Surgery to remove tumors 
  • Novel chemotherapy and radiation therapy 
  • Sophisticated laboratory and radiology services that help diagnose and treat tumors 
  • “Small molecule”-based drugs that target tumor cell