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Brother spoke at GSK HQ on Friday!

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    mrsmarilyn
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      Hi!

      My brother Gary- who has been on GSK – BRAF 2118436 inhibitor at Sara Cannon – was asked by GSK to speak at their  Philiadelphia HQ – on Friday.  It was a worldwide teleconference – speaking regarding his 60% reduction in 9 months.  They gave him a tour- top secret – and all the researchers were so happy to meet a real live person with such success.

      Lots of good things – happening at GSK – he is so happy!

      Best of luck to all.

      MrsMarilyn

      Hi!

      My brother Gary- who has been on GSK – BRAF 2118436 inhibitor at Sara Cannon – was asked by GSK to speak at their  Philiadelphia HQ – on Friday.  It was a worldwide teleconference – speaking regarding his 60% reduction in 9 months.  They gave him a tour- top secret – and all the researchers were so happy to meet a real live person with such success.

      Lots of good things – happening at GSK – he is so happy!

      Best of luck to all.

      MrsMarilyn

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        JuleFL
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          So happy for you and Gary!  Wishing you continued success.

          Jule

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          JuleFL
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            So happy for you and Gary!  Wishing you continued success.

            Jule

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            yensidw
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              How great for your brother!  I worked for GSK for almost 30 years and am happy that they have come up with this drug that hopefully will help many.

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              yensidw
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                How great for your brother!  I worked for GSK for almost 30 years and am happy that they have come up with this drug that hopefully will help many.

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                Amy Busby
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                  I am SO happy to hear Gary is still doing so well.  I remember when you guys were just trying to get started at Sarah Cannon.  : )

                  I pray Gary till have continued success & access to the GSK for a long time – forever!

                  Love,

                  Amy

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                  Amy Busby
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                    I am SO happy to hear Gary is still doing so well.  I remember when you guys were just trying to get started at Sarah Cannon.  : )

                    I pray Gary till have continued success & access to the GSK for a long time – forever!

                    Love,

                    Amy

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                    Amy Busby
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                      I am SO happy to hear Gary is still doing so well.  I remember when you guys were just trying to get started at Sarah Cannon.  : )

                      I pray Gary till have continued success & access to the GSK for a long time – forever!

                      Love,

                      Amy

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                      Amy Busby
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                        I am SO happy to hear Gary is still doing so well.  I remember when you guys were just trying to get started at Sarah Cannon.  : )

                        I pray Gary till have continued success & access to the GSK for a long time – forever!

                        Love,

                        Amy

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                        mrsmarilyn
                        Participant

                          thanks again everyone. Amy so great to hear from you — Gary asks about you!!!  I never thought I would be so impressed by a drug company but I believe GSK is on to something really great!  I'll keep you posted!!!

                          MrsMarilyn

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                          mrsmarilyn
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                            thanks again everyone. Amy so great to hear from you — Gary asks about you!!!  I never thought I would be so impressed by a drug company but I believe GSK is on to something really great!  I'll keep you posted!!!

                            MrsMarilyn

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