Welcome to AMMF, the UK’s only cholangiocarcinoma* charity
Working throughout the UK and Europe, collaborating throughout the world
*Cholangiocarcinoma = bile duct cancer
AMMF’s main objectives are:
- to raise the awareness of cholangiocarcinoma
- to provide information to those who need it
- to encourage and support specialised research into understanding the causes,
finding ways to achieve earlier diagnosis and effective treatments for this disease
- to advocate the patients’ viewpoint in national and international fora
All information on AMMF’s website is for guidance only. It is not a substitute for professional medical care by a qualified doctor or other health care professional. Always check with your doctor if you have any concerns about your condition or treatment. AMMF is not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any form of damages resulting from the use (or misuse) of information contained in or implied by the information on this site.
The ‘Cholangiocarcinoma’ section of AMMF’s website provides in one, readily accessible place, as much information on this disease as possible, including an overview of what cholangiocarcinoma is, what its symptoms are, how it is diagnosed and what treatment options there are (treatment options listed will be those available within the UK).
AMMF is the UK’s only cholangiocarcinoma charity, dedicated to tackling this devastating cancer on all fronts: providing information and support, campaigning to raise awareness, and encouraging and supporting research.
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We greatly value our supporters, individual and corporate – their help is vital in enabling us to continue with our work. In this section you’ll find information about events to take part in plus ideas on how to start fundraising and, if you need to contact us, we’re always happy to help. Whatever your challenge is, we’ll be with you every step of the way!
Your donation can make all the difference.
AMMF is doing all it can to raising the awareness of cholangiocarcinoma, to provide reliable, current information to those who need it, and to encourage and fund research into this devastating cancer.
But we cannot do this without your support …
- £15 could fund collecting and storing a biofluid sample for CCA research
- £50 could help to fund research into new CCA biomarkers for early diagnosis
- £100 could help to fund research into a treatment to beat CCA