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Research (Part 2) with Dr. Michael Birrer [VIDEO]

Patient/advocate, Diane Redington and Dr. Michael Birrer discuss the results of GCS Project research to-date and where the research is headed. This is part two of a nine-part series. Dr. Birrer discusses the fact that doctors typically treat ovarian carcinosarcoma the same as ovarian cancer, but they are NOT the same, and they should not […]


Posted: April 18, 2017 | View More »


Research (Part 1) with Dr. Michael Birrer [VIDEO]

Patient/advocate, Diane Redington, and Dr. Michael Birrer discuss the results of GCS Project research to-date and where the research is headed. This is part one of a nine-part series. Dr. Birrer states that they have already had initial results. They are doing what Dr. Birrer calls a “molecular deep dive”—a technically sophisticated analysis—on a fairly […]


Posted: April 17, 2017 | View More »


Diane’s Story Update, March 2017

Part 2—Diane’s story update, March 2017:   It will soon be 2 years since I was was diagnosed with carcinosarcoma (April 2015). I wanted to provide an update of where I am and what is going on with the GCS Project.   Clinically, I am pretty much the same. I am under the care of […]


Posted: March 20, 2017 | View More »


Additional Research Findings on Carcinosarcoma: A Second Interview with Dr. Whitfield Growden

The second of two interviews conducted on January 5, 2017, with Diane Redington and Dr. Growdon on the topic of carcinosarcoma. This interview discusses: genomic analysis of carcinosarcoma, patterns of resistance, immunotherapy and clinical trials.


Posted: March 17, 2017 | View More »


Research Findings in Carcinosarcoma: Interview with Dr. Whitfield Growden

The following transcript is from an interview between Dr. Whitfield Growdon (MDC), a leading GYN Oncological Surgeon from Mass General Cancer Center in Boston and Diane Redington (DR), a woman with a Gynecological Carcinosarcoma (GCS) who is seeking to motivate researchers to advance the science and uncover knowledge about carcinosarcoma and find a cure for this cancer. This interview discusses diagnosis and treatment of MMMT.


Posted: March 9, 2017 | View More »


Interview with Dr. Marcela del Carmen on Diagnosis and Treatment of MMMT

An interview with Dr. Marcela del Carmen, leading GYN Oncologist, on the topic of GYN carcinosarcoma (also known MMMT) discussing diagnosis and treatment.


Posted: February 5, 2017 | View More »


The Role of Immunotherapy in Carcinosarcoma

An interview with Dr. Birrer, leading researcher, on emerging immunotherapies with Gynecologic Carcinosarcoma cancer (MMMT).


Posted: January 16, 2017 | View More »


Early Discoveries and Initial Research Results of the GCS Project

An interview with Dr. Birrer and Diane Redington about the initial results of research being done on Gynecologic Carcinosarcoma at Mass General Hospital.


Posted: January 16, 2017 | View More »


The Battle Against Carcinosarcoma 

An interview with Sam Stern – fighter, thinker, and survivor Sam Stern has done many things. She was an accomplished criminal prosecutor, was and continues to be a practicing Buddhist and Vipassana meditation teacher, she’s the mother to two beautiful children, aged 16 and 20, and she was a mindfulness and pain management teacher to […]


Posted: January 16, 2017 | View More »


Connect with a GCS Expert for a Second Opinion

Consult Dr. Michael Birrer About GCS/MMMT Have you been diagnosed with gynecologic carcinosarcoma (MMMT) and want to seek expert medical advice? The GCS Project has partnered with InfiniteMD to provide patients with the ability to receive an Expert Second Opinion via video consultation with The GCS Project’s expert consultant, Dr. Michael Birrer, Director of the […]


Posted: February 21, 2016 | View More »