UPCC 34810 The Cardiovascular Effects of Sunitinib Therapy: Off-Target Changes in Cardiac Metabolism and Ventricular-Vascular Mechanics (CREST)
Tyrosine kinase inhibitors such as sunitinib are used in the treatment of renal cell carcinoma and have significant off-target effects with cardiac toxicity and resultant ...
Evaluation of Vascular Health Profile in Predicting Venous Thromboembolism
The main goal of this study is to utilize previously validated cytometric markers of to identify cancer patients at high risk of VTE. The primary ...
Preliminary Evaluation of Septin9 in Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Patients
The purpose of this research study is to collect blood samples and applicable medical history from subjects diagnosed with hereditary colon cancer syndromes like FAP, ...
The Cancer of the Pancreas Screening-5
The specific Aims of CAPS5 will be: Aim #1: To evaluate pancreatic fluid mutations and circulating pancreatic epithelial cells as accurate markers of neoplasia by ...
Proton Radiotherapy for Recurrent Tumors
The purpose of this study is to determine if using proton radiotherapy to re-treat recurrent cancer is feasible.
Pregabalin (Lyrica) in the Management of Oral Mucositis Pain in Head/Neck Chemoradiation Therapy Patients
Double-blind, randomized, single-center pilot study to assess the effectiveness of pregabalin (Lyrica) in the management of mucositis pain in head and neck cancer.
Intranasal Oxytocin in Hypothalamic Obesity
The purpose of this research study is to determine if intranasal oxytocin (the hormone oxytocin delivered through a nasal spray solution) will promote weight loss ...
IMProving Executive function Study (IMPRES)
Dr. Neill Epperson and her study team at the Penn Center for Women's Behavioral Wellness are seeking women to help understand the effects of a ...
Research Study for women with PCOS (Polycystic ovary syndrome)
Healthy women ages 18-45 with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) are invited to screen for a study participation in an investigational drug study
Patients' Views on Research Participation in Cancer Clinical Trials
The purpose of the study is to learn more about what patients involved in cancer clinical trials perceive to be beneficial or burdensome about their ...