Educational and Informational Resources for Patients
Unless otherwise indicated, these organizations are independent from Genentech and are responsible for their own content. The information provided by Genentech USA, Inc. or these organizations is meant for informational purposes only and is not meant to provide medical advice or replace a physician's medical advice.
The following lists are not intended to be all-inclusive, but are a representative sampling of information sources:
American Cancer Society®
This comprehensive website offers information for cancer patients, families, friends, survivors, professionals, and volunteers.
This website is dedicated to providing reliable and current medical information about
treatment options, symptoms, diagnosis, and prevention. The site also includes
up-to-date research news, online "ask the expert" conferences, and discussion boards.
HER2 Support Group
This site offers information on news and current research for HER2+ breast cancer, along with online message boards, which serve as forums for discussion among patients, family members, caregivers, and medical professionals.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer
This nonprofit organization is dedicated to empowering all women affected by breast cancer to live as long as possible with the best quality of life.
National Cancer Institute®
This website provides easy access to comprehensive research-based information and resources for cancer researchers, health professionals, patients and their families, advocates, news media, and the public.
Gastric Cancer Foundation
The Gastric Cancer Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping people fight gastric cancer through education, research, support, and advocacy.
Men's Health Network (MHN)
National nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health through prevention messages and other educational materials and programs.