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Liver Cancer Clinical Trials

A listing of Liver Cancer medical research trials actively recruiting patient volunteers. Search for closest city to find more detailed information on a research study in your area.

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Found (49) clinical trials

Study of Individuals and Families at High Risk for Cancer

OBJECTIVES: - Identify individuals at high risk of cancer, especially due to personal or family medical history. - Evaluate and define clinical spectrum of disease in syndromes predisposing to cancer. - Quantify risks of tumors in family members. - Map, clone, and determine function of tumor susceptibility genes. - Identify ...

Phase N/A

Specimen and Data Study for Ovarian Cancer Early Detection and Prevention

OBJECTIVES: - To identify and develop highly sensitive and specific tumor markers for the detection and management of ovarian cancer and other gynecological malignancies. - To identify new prevention approaches and therapies. - To identify measures to improve the quality of life for women at increased risk for developing the ...

Phase N/A

Screening Patients for NCI Protocol Eligibility

Background: - Patients who are being evaluated for Center for Cancer Research protocols must be screened to determine whether they meet the eligibility criteria prior to enrollment. - Performing invasive procedures for the sole purpose of obtaining tissue specimens or biological fluids for research purposes is often not ethically justifiable ...

Phase N/A

Collection of Blood From Patients With Cancer

Background: - Correlative studies performed on biospecimens of human subjects can be used to investigate the biology of solid tumors, inform the development of new strategies for treating those cancers, and evaluate these new therapeutic approaches. Specific areas of interest include, but are not limited to: - the underlying mechanisms ...

Phase N/A

Evaluation of Treatment Response With Integrated MRI/PET in Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma

This study using 18F-FDG PET and functional MRI (DCE-MRI, Diffusion-weighted MRI, MR spectroscopy).

Phase N/A

Mobilization of Mesenchymal Stem Cells During Liver Transplantation

Mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) are a known immune modulator with significant immunosuppressive effects. MSCs have emerged as a promising frontier in human clinical trials. MSCs have been shown to be non-immunogenic making them capable of transplantation across allogeneic barrier. These qualities make MSCs an ideal candidate to study if they ...

Phase N/A

Combined Modality Therapy in Hepatoblastoma: South Egypt Cancer Institute Experience

Background: Hepatoblastoma (HB) is the most common malignant liver tumor in children, with an incidence of 0.7 to 1 per million children <15 years of age. Till 1970s, surgery was the primary modality of treatment of HB. Unfortunately, up to 60% of the patients present in an unresectable stage. Later, ...

Phase N/A

Correlation Between CT Perfusion and Post Y-90 TARE PET/CT Dosimetry

The overreaching goal of this line of research is to establish a methodology to produce patient and tumor specific treatment planning for Yttrium-90 radioembolization of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). The proposed project will facilitate the collection of preliminary data to support a larger study to more fully establish the relationship between ...

Phase N/A

Human Liver Explants for HIF-1 Alpha Analysis/Comparison (HIF HCC)

In the currently ongoing retrospective aspect of the study, we will obtain pathologic tumor explant specimens from the tumor explant population from 8/1/1994 to 12/31/2005. We will prepare 5-10 slides from each tumor explant block and measure HIF-1α using immunohistochemical staining. We will also be performing a retrospective chart review ...

Phase N/A

A Treatment of Unresectable Hepatocellular Carcinoma With TheraSphere

The purpose of this protocol is to provide supervised access at this institution to TheraSphere® treatment for a heterogeneous population of patients with unresectable primary liver tumors, with the liver being the only dominant site of disease. Based on experience gained in previous studies and well-established interventional radiology techniques, this ...

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