Our Mission

To support patients with thymic cancer by fostering research and awareness of this aggressive, difficult-to-treat, and little-understood disease. more

What is Thymic Cancer?

Thymic cancer is a cancer of the thymus gland or thymic tissue – a small organ located in the upper portion of your chest, extending from the base of the throat to the front of the heart. more

News & Announcements

Thymic cancer research and treatment options are in constant flux. Keep up to date with thymic cancer news here. more


The Foundation for Thymic Cancer Research helped create and has partnered with the International Thymic Malignancy Interest Group to foster research. more

ITMIG 2016?

Thinking of attending the 2016 ITMIG Meeting in San Francisco? Indicate your interest here. more