The April 2007 Issue of


A Periodical for the Sarcoma Community

An International Sarcoma Awareness Week

Editorial by Bruce Shriver, PhD

The importance of the molecular scalpel

CTOS Op Ed: Dr. Lor Randall follows-up on Dr. Ian Judson's OP Ed piece in the last issue of ESUN.

CTOS OP ED: Questions, Comments and Counterpoints

Dr. Judson responds to a reader's comment.

Leiomyosarcoma of Bone and Soft Tissue: A Review

Drs. Weaver and Abraham explore bone and soft tissue leiomyosarcomas in this review article.

Leiomyosarcoma of the Uterus: A Review

Drs. Ghosh, Hecht, Ferzandi and Awtrey focus on uterine leiomyosarcoma in this review article.

Cytarabine for the Treatment of Ewing's Sarcoma

Drs. DuBois, Grier, and Stegmaier discuss laboratory research that suggests cytarabine may be useful for patients with Ewing's sarcoma.


$25,000 Grant Awarded for Chordoma Research

The Liddy Shriver Sarcoma Initiative is funding a new chordoma research project in Milan.

Two Distinguished Physicians Join ESUN's Medical Advisory and Editorial Board

We are pleased to announce the Dr. Junya Toguchida, MD, PhD and Dr. Richard Gorlick, MD have joined our Medical Advisory and Editorial Board.