The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted regular approval to the combination of rituximab and hyaluronidase human (RITUXAN HYCELA, Genentech Inc.) for adult patients with follicular lymphoma. More >

LRF’s immunotherapy resources introduce members of the lymphoma community to this new treatment option and explains how it can harness and enhance the innate powers of the immune system to fight cancer cells. More >

Harvard Business School and Medical School is looking for ideas or homemade inventions that helped you or that you believe would help others cope with the challenges of cancer diagnosis, treatment or follow up. This contest is open to patients, their caregivers or family members. More >

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Welcome to Focus on Follicular Lymphoma | FL

Learn From Experts

The FocusOnFL.org website is designed to provide helpful information and resources to patients, caregivers, physicians, and others affected by follicular lymphoma (FL).

We invite you to browse the website to learn more about follicular lymphoma and the resources offered by the Lymphoma Research Foundation.

Getting the Facts

Follicular Lymphoma is typically a slow-growing, or indolent, form of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) that arises from B-lymphocytes, making it a B-cell lymphoma. This cancer, which accounts for roughly 20 percent to 30 percent of all NHL cases, usually takes several years to develop.

Recent Research

Recent research into follicular lymphoma has led to significant advancements in the understanding of the disease. Research continues on multiple fronts to develop better treatments for patients. We hope you will find the information presented here useful in understanding your disease and discussing it with your healthcare team.

Ask the Doctor

The Lymphoma Research Foundation’s Ask the Doctor About Lymphoma program is a national series of community based-programs, providing patient with updates on the disease and new treatment options.

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